TOLEDO OH (11-24-09) - In 1997, Coopersville, Michigan's Tim Steele was on top of the world. He had just wrapped up his third ARCA RE/MAX Series championship, and was on the verge of signing a contract to race fulltime in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Then a crash at Atlanta Motor Speedway on November 5th, 1997 left him with a closed head injury and changed his world forever.
"I was 10 days away from signing a Winston Cup contract when I crashed; and we were going to run for the 1998 Cup Rookie of the Year," Steele said. Image by Randy Ellen Photography...Read more