Archive for September, 2011

Davie, Florida Exchange; “Barrett-Cuda” Tribute Car Sells for $200,000 to Davie Resident, 9/23

Sunday, September 25th, 2011

LAS VEGAS – The Davie, Fla. based Darrell Gwynn Foundation and Davie resident David Cowheard both traveled across the country to Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas last weekend to attend the Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas Car Collector Auction. In hindsight, both could have probably met in Davie for a transaction that took place on stage live on national […]

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DGF Donates $9,000 Wheelchair to 4 year-old Camron Vaughn of Las Vegas, 9/23

Sunday, September 25th, 2011

LAS VEGAS – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors, donated a $9,000 wheelchair to Camron Vaughn of Las Vegas at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas, on Friday, September 23 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. The wheelchair donation was made through the Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s Wheelchair Donation Program, which is supported by donors […]

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“Barrett-Cuda” Tribute Car Ready For a Lucky Buyer

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

LAS VEGAS – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will auction a Pure Power Motorsports custom built “Barrett-Cuda” tribute car at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino on Friday, September 23, Lot #370.1.The car is a 1971 Plymouth Barracuda that the Pure Power Motorsports team has rebuilt into the ultimate tribute car to […]

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Tony Stewart Visits DGF Just Prior to Geico 400 Victory

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

DAVIE, Fla.  – Champion NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart visited the Darrell Gwynn Foundation offices last week. Stewart, an Honorary Board of Director for the Darrell Gwynn Foundation, visited with the foundation team just a few days prior to his victory at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Geico 400 in Chicago. Stewart was in South Florida last […]

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Darrell Gwynn Foundation Set to Auction 40th Anniversary Tribute “Barrett-Cuda” Car at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas, Sept. 23, Lot #370.1

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Custom 1971 Plymouth Barracuda Built by Pure Power Motorsports to Commemorate Barrett-Jackson’s 40th Anniversary; DGF to Donate $9,000 Wheelchair to 4 year-old Camron Vaughn of Las Vegas LAS VEGAS – The Darrell Gwynn Foundation will auction a Pure Power Motorsports custom built “Barrett-Cuda” tribute car at Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & […]

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DGF Donates $17,000 Wheelchair to Dolly Jackson at zMax Dragway, 9/18

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

CHARLOTTE – The Darrel Gwynn Foundation, on behalf of its donors, donated a $17,000 custom power wheelchair to Dolly Jackson of Charlotte at the NHRA O’Reilly Auto Parts Nationals at the zMax Dragway on Sunday, September 18. The Darrell Gwynn Foundation’s mission is provide SUPPORT for people with paralysis and PREVENT spinal cord injuries. Dolly […]

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Rain in Charlotte Postpones Fridy’s Race; Saturday’s Races in Jeopardy

Saturday, September 17th, 2011

CHARLOTTE – Rain postponed Friday’s scheduled match race between “Big Daddy” Don Garlits and Darrell “The Kid” Gwynn at the NHRA O’Reilly Auto Parts Nationals at the Zmax Dragway in Charlotte. Garlits and Gwynn are racing in a special charity race series called “Garlits vs. Gwynn: Match Races for a Cause” to raise awareness for […]

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