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Spirit of Alabama: George Barber part 2

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Barber Motorsports Park and Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum opened ten years ago.

The Museum is the largest motorcycle collection in the world.

What started as a motorcycle test track now host 250 days of track activity a year, and the annual Honda Grand Prix is back for the 5th year.

As we reported in part one of our Spirit of Alabama report, George Barber donated money for the track and museum and doesn’t make any money in return.

It’s not a profit operation, but our area and the state of Alabama profits in a big way.

Here’s the second part of this week’s Spirit of Alabama report.

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