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Nationwide brings race car to Grand Home Furnishings

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If you're not going to the NASCAR Race at Bristol, a Roanoke display brought some of the racing fun to our area this afternoon.

Local Nationwide Insurance agents paired up with Grand Home Furnishings to bring a show car and simulator display to the Valley View location.

"We knew grand was one of the biggest furniture companies in the area and they've got a big presence here and a great reputation," says Nationwide's Keith Ghaphery. "We asked if they'd like to sponsor with us knowing they're huge in NASCAR, they opened that with open arms."

Nationwide Insurance is now in its 6th season as the title sponsor for the NASCAR Nationwide Series.

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