Chevrolet Irwin statement

Detroit -- Concerning the death of NASCAR Winston Cup driver Kenny Irwin, who died today (July 7, 2000) during a practice run at the New Hampshire International Speedway in Loudon, N.H., the following quote can be attributed to Chevrolet...

Detroit -- Concerning the death of NASCAR Winston Cup driver Kenny Irwin, who died today (July 7, 2000) during a practice run at the New Hampshire International Speedway in Loudon, N.H., the following quote can be attributed to Chevrolet General Manager Kurt Ritter: "We are extremely saddened to hear the news regarding Kenny Irwin's untimely and tragic death. He was a talented driver with a diverse racing background as well as a fine individual. On behalf of the Chevrolet organization and all of General Motors, we extend our deepest condolences to the Irwin family and Team SABCO." Irwin was practicing for this Sunday's (July 9) thatlook.com 300 NASCAR Winston Cup race.

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