By Mark Owens

Cole Whitt, American Stock Car Driver and Rookie of the Year Candidate in the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is currently preparing for this year’s Great American Race™ – the Daytona 500.  

“Nothing is more heart-pounding than driving 200 miles per hour, just inches apart – especially in front of tens of millions of people,” said Cole Whitt.  “Preparation is everything.  My crew, my car and my body have to perform at an advanced level.”

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Beginning March 2014, a documentary series featuring Whitt’s journey to the Daytona 500 will be available on the SpeedStick® YouTube channel at

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Check out his bio here and his team’s racing page here.

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Cole had a chance to talk to Game Time about his rise from the home tracks to the big leagues of NASCAR. Listen to the interview below: