British racer Pippa Mann pays Modesto a call

Pippa Mann of Great Britain, who races in the Firestone Indy Lights developmental series, paid a call in Modesto on Wednesday ahead of a race Saturday at Infineon Speedway in Sonoma.

Mann signed autographs for fans at an event at the Hi-Tec sports store. The event, sponsorsed by Hi-Tec and Magnum Boots, was to support the National Guard.

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