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October 21, 2013

Auburn/Cessna Sponsored Car Wins Talladega

Jamie McMurrayIt’s been a big weekend for Auburn.

First, the Tigers upset then-No. 7 Texas A&M Saturday 45-41 at Kyle Field. It was the second win over a ranked team this season for Auburn. On Sunday, Jamie McMurray won the NASCAR Camping World RV Sales 500 at Talladega Superspeedway while racing with a car outfitted with a Auburn paint scheme.

“It was cool to have Auburn on here,” said McMurray. “When they told me they were going to do the paint scheme here, I’m not a huge college football fan, but I know enough that this would be a 50/50 crowd here of some liking and some not.  So it was interesting.  It was fun to see the fans in the garage area either high five you or the opposite.”

October 21, 2013