Phoenix, AZ (November 2nd, 2011) – The Valley of the Sun’s own NASCAR Race Car Driver, 20 year old Cassie Gannis, will bring her driving skills to the Phoenix International Raceway (PIR) on November 12th, with her final K&N Pro Series West race for the 2011 season in the “Casino Arizona 125″.
This race marks a continuation of the relationship between Cassie Gannis Racing and GSR Racing in what promises to be the pre-cursor to an exciting 2012 racing season.
“The PIR race will be as competitive as it gets!” Cassie said, ”Since this is the final race of the season, the field is impressive with some of the best drivers in the series!”
Fans will get their chance to meet Cassie after the race.
This PIR race will be televised live on SPEED tv at 4:30p.m. PST.
About Cassie Gannis
Twenty-year-old Cassie Gannis (http://cassiegannisracing.com) has been a standout since she decided to hit the tracks at age 10, consistently placing in the top five in the Quarter Midget Racing. She owns the 2003 Arizona State Championship in the Bandolero Series and 2005 Rookie of the Year in the Legend Series. Cassie is a Graduate of the Lyn St. James Driver Development Academy and a passionate messenger and guest speaker on teen driving safety issues on behalf of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Arizona, the CHP Designated Drivers Program, AAA of Southern California, Driving MBA, and Community Tires of Arizona. Cassie is currently working for Drivetech as a Professional Racecar Driver providing NASCAR ride-a-longs for corporate clients and team building exercises. In 2010, she became 1 of 30 drivers nation-wide chosen to compete in the Drive for Diversity Combine in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she was the fastest and most precise female driver in the Late Model competition. As part of the 2010 Drive for Diversity Combine, Cassie became part of the “Changing Lanes” television series on the BET Network.
About GSR Racing
Greg made his NASCAR K&N Pro Series West debut in 2008 at hometown track, All American Speedway in Roseville, CA. In 2010, he finished 12th in point standings and received the prestigious “NASCAR Sportsman of the Year” Award.
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