Sunny
68°
Sunny
Hi 91° | Lo 65°
NASCAR

PHOTOS: NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer visits Swenson Granite Works’s quarry

  • NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer goofs around while helping to guide a gray granite block with the likeness of his racing car carved into it while on a visit to Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Thursday, September 5, 2013. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

    NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer goofs around while helping to guide a gray granite block with the likeness of his racing car carved into it while on a visit to Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Thursday, September 5, 2013. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans.

    (ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

  • NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer's number is part of the carvings on a gray granite block presented to him at Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Wednesday, September 5, 2013. The block will be on display at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the Sylvania 300 later this month and then, with the help of donations Bowyer is making to the speedway's children's charities, will be transported to the Clint Bowyer Community Building in driver's hometown of Emporia, KS. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

    NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer's number is part of the carvings on a gray granite block presented to him at Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Wednesday, September 5, 2013. The block will be on display at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the Sylvania 300 later this month and then, with the help of donations Bowyer is making to the speedway's children's charities, will be transported to the Clint Bowyer Community Building in driver's hometown of Emporia, KS. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans.

    (ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

  • The granite while on a visit to Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Thursday, September 5, 2013. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

    The granite while on a visit to Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Thursday, September 5, 2013. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans.

    (ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

  • NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer goofs around while helping to guide a gray granite block with the likeness of his racing car carved into it while on a visit to Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Thursday, September 5, 2013. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)
  • NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer's number is part of the carvings on a gray granite block presented to him at Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Wednesday, September 5, 2013. The block will be on display at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the Sylvania 300 later this month and then, with the help of donations Bowyer is making to the speedway's children's charities, will be transported to the Clint Bowyer Community Building in driver's hometown of Emporia, KS. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)
  • The granite while on a visit to Swenson Granite Works in Concord on Thursday, September 5, 2013. Bowyer, who is a contending top-12 driver in the Sprint Cup Series, will race in the Sylvania 300 at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon later this month. The driver made two other stops while visiting Concord, one was a burnout lesson with Gov. Maggie Hassan and the other was a rock climbing competition with fans. <br/><br/>(ANDREA MORALES / Monitor staff)

While on a three stop tour through Concord on Thursday, NASCAR driver and top-12 contender in the Sprint Cup Series Clint Bowyer stopped by Swenson Granite Works in Concord, the quarry that produced the New Hampshire Motor Speedway’s granite stripe on the start/finish line. Bowyer is driving in his last regular season race this weekend and will race in the Sylvania 300 later this month at the speedway. At his other two stops, Bowyer did burnouts with Gov. Maggie Hassan and competed in a rock climbing face off with fans.

There are no comments yet. Be the first!
Post a Comment

You must be registered to comment on stories. Click here to register.