National Geographic : 1998 Jun
Cooling off in her street car, Dana Cook, 23, can dream of when she raced here at Cherokee, winning twice in a modified Mustang. "I guess I got mature and found a real job," she says, though with a brother and boyfriend in racing she rarely misses a Saturday night. Sponsorship begins at home for a Cherokee driver with a do-it-yourself race car. You can bet it's not a foreign engine. Made-in-America is the stock car code.