and for a trophy... that is cool! Brooklyn based artist KAWS created the SpongeBob trophy for “The Winner.”
and the 55 car happened to slide out onto the mural... coincidence, but incredible photo op
Nick Oudin, 8, of Kansas City, Mo., with the characters from SpongeBob SquarePants prior to the race. Oudin, who has an inoperable brain tumor, served as honorary crew chief for the SpongeBob 400 race teams.