(3.) Video: A profile on Carlos Contreras, NASCAR's first fulltime Mexican-born driver


This is a 4 minute video story celebrating Carlos Contreras, NASCAR’s first Mexican-born driver to race full-time in any of NASCAR’s National Series. He comes from a family of drivers, including his grandfather, father and even his older brother (who was one of the top drivers in Mexico). Carlos won 8 championships in Mexico before coming to the U.S. to compete. Contreras has been credited for setting the stage for another Latino trailblazer in NASCAR: Daniel Suarez.


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