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Legendary NASCAR Vice President Jim Hunter Dies

Jim Hunter, NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications
Jim Hunter, NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications

October 30, 2010

Hunter Served Sport For More Than 40 Years As Journalist, Promoter And Executive

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 30, 2010) – NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications Jim Hunter, whose career in motorsports spanned portions of six decades as both a journalist and public relations professional, died last night in Daytona Beach, Fla. following a 12-month battle with cancer. He was 71.

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Photo Caption: Jim Hunter, NASCAR Vice President of Corporate Communications, smiles during news conference at Richmond International Raceway on Sept. 7, 2007.

 

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