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THE FASTEST, MOST CREATIVE AND MOST NUTRITIOUS ZUCCHINIS CLAIMED VICTORY AT THE 2018 ZUCCHINI 600

On Saturday, May 5 in downtown Kannapolis, more than 45 of Cabarrus County’s young racing talent competed in the second annual Zucchini 600.  With ingenuity and imagination put to the test, youngsters constructed workable, rolling vehicles out of zucchini for a matchup of the fastest, most creative and most nutritious zucchinis. 

The competition consisted of two age groups – nine and under and 10 to 14. Winners received a medal and two tickets to the Monster Energy All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Age Group Nine and Under

  • Fastest Zucchini, Ashara Weatherwax, Lexington, NC
  • Most Creative Zucchini, Harrison Clark
  • Most Nutritious Zucchini, Ashara Weatherwax

Age Group 10-14

  • Fastest Zucchini, Lindsey Clark
  • Most Creative Zucchini, Lindsey Clark
  • Most Nutritious Zucchini, Jack Smith

Photo Caption: A crowd gathers to watch a pair of racing zucchinis speed down the track in the Zucchini 600.