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The 29-year-old from Roanoke, Virginia, led every single lap of the first of two NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series (NAAPWS) Late Model Stock Car features at Motor Mile Speedway – located just outside Radford, Virginia. Dudley, who is the son of veteran racer Mike Dudley, had dreamed of winning a race at the track ever since he began racing in 2008.
Parts Plus/Eagle Auto Parts, Has already been a great partner with us. They have helped Granger Smith with parts and supplys for restoring Earl Dibbles Jr Truck.
Vont began in 2014 with a group of friends who wanted to build a better, brighter bike light. We shared our creation with family and friends, who not only used the powerful 120-lumen beam for biking, but as their go-to flashlight for everything. Which gave us a bright idea: “People like not running into things in the dark. We should share this.”
A year later, our bike light had received thousands of positive reviews, and was named “Amazon’s Best Bike Light.” So we figured, why stop there? Since then, we have added more than 50 different consumer electronics products to our lineup—ranging from LED motion sensor lights to smart kitchen scales.
Grinds started with some free pizza and a college business plan competition. Eventually, the product found its way into the locker room of the San Francisco Giants and spread throughout MLB. The company went on to appear on Shark Tank and is now available in convenience stores nationwide.