NASCAR America: Which 20something knows his 1970s rock?


Unusual facts are the focus of the latest edition of Uncomfortable Interviews with Rutledge Wood.

Asked for the most obscure thing they know about anything, a selection of NASCAR drivers provide answers that range from the length of a polo field to the astronomical wonders of the Hubble Space Telescope to the little-known codicil that sets an age restriction on racing beer-sponsored cars.

There also is one surprisingly youthful driver who is surprisingly well versed in Bachmann Turner Overdrive song origins and an overlooked phrase in “Sweet Home Alabama.”

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