Nicole Lyons! In-Depth with the Nascar and NHRA Driver

The Downshift

EP. 10 Season 6

On this weeks episode of The Downshift, we talk with Nicole Lyons. Following in the footsteps of her street racing father, Nicole took the wheel at a very young age. In 2005, Nicole became the first African-American ever in NHRA Pro Stock. Drag racing at speeds over 250mph wasn't enough for Nicole as she recently took to the oval track competing in Nascar.

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