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‘Get Your Heart Racing’ At Auto-Focused Fundraising Event

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(credit: henryford.com/GetYourHeartRacing)

(credit: henryford.com/GetYourHeartRacing)

DEARBORN (WWJ) - It’s a unique way for car lovers to have some fun and raise money to help people with heart problems.

Ford Designer Melvin Betencourt has put together a one-of-a kind Shelby GT500 to autction off for the Edith and Benson Ford Heart and Vascular Institute at Henry Ford Hospital. It’s personal to him, because he survived a serious cardiac scare.

The car will be auctioned off at an event called “Get Your Heart Racing,” on Saturday, Sept. 22, which includes some time on the Ford test track.

Get details at www.getyourheartracing.org.

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