NASCAR Legend Mark Martin to drive the “Cat Car for Kids” at IWK 250 in July

Posted at 8:19 am on March 22, 2017 | Filed Under: Sports

The IWK 250 may still be months away but Riverside Speedway announced that NASCAR Legend Mark Martin will pilot the “Cat Car for Kids”, a super-late model that

Mark Martin

has become synonymous with the high banks of Riverside Speedway. Each year for the last 10 years, the NASCAR celebrity driver will head to the IWK Children’s hospital to meet with patients and to give them a chance to check out and put their names on the hood of the car. Martin will then drive the “Cat Car for Kids” for a 250 lap green flag race at Riverside Speedway on July 15th, his first competitive race since the NASCAR season finale in 2013.