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The King and the Governor on track Thursday in Concord

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CONCORD, NC (WBTV) -

NASCAR's King Richard Petty will join North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory for a special proclamation to be made at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord on Thursday.

Marcus Ambrose, the driver of the Stanley Tool No. 9 Richard Petty Motorsports Ford will also be at the event, and plans to take McCrory on a fast lap around the track.

May is an important month for the Charlotte area when it comes to motorsports with CMS expecting hundreds of thousands of fans for the Sprint All Star Race, Coca Cola 600, and other races, concerts, and events that will take place through the Memorial Day weekend.

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