David Poole has been a motorsports writer for the Charlotte Observer since 1997, traveling around the country more than 30 weekends a year covering Nascar's top series and teams. His work also appears on the internet site, www.thatsracin.com. Poole has written Nascar articles for a number of major magazines and has appeared on ESPN, Speed, and on CBS, ABC and NBC network news programs as well as dozens of radio stations nationwide talking about stock car racing news and issues. He is the author of several books on Nascar, including Flat Out and Half Turned Over: Tales from Pit Road with Buddy Baker and Race With Destiny: The Race That Changed Nascar Forever. A graduate of the University of North Carolina, Poole lives in Gastonia, N.C. with his wife, Katy, and three children, Matthew, David, and Emily.Poole, David is the author of 'Tim Richmond The Fast Life And Remarkable Times Of Nascar's Top Gun', published 2005 under ISBN 9781582618333 and ISBN 158261833X.