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Big Machine Records Wins Second Consecutive Indy 500

Scott_Martina_and_Dario_ReleaseBig Machine Label Group President/CEO Scott Borchetta, Country Superstar Martina McBride and 2012 Indy 500 Winner Dario Franchitti. (Photo by Becky Fluke/Big Machine)

Martina McBride sang the National Anthem this weekend at the Indy 500 where the Big Machine Records sponsored car won for the second year in a row.  The race actually had another country association -- the driver of the winning Big Machine Records car, Dario Franchitti, is married to none other than Ashley Judd, Wynonna's actress sister.  

You can read the official press release below and listen to Martina sing the National Anthem in a video after the jump.  

    Country music's leading record label, Big Machine Records, earned its second Indy 500 championship on Sunday when IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti raced into Victory Lane for the third time in his career. Big Machine Records sponsored Franchitti who sported the Big Machine Records logo on his helmet and firesuit. The race, which aired nationally on ABC, is known as the second most watched sporting event in the United States each year.

The win comes just one year after Big Machine Records sponsored the late Dan Wheldon's winning car at the 2011 Indy 500.

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05/30/2012 1:31PM
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