Dreams Of Speed

Stephanie Borchelt poses by a race car

Photo provided by Stephanie Borchelt and IUPUI Motorsports Program

Stephanie Borchelt (IUPUI Magazine, Fall 2010), a junior in the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI, has been living a dream come true in recent months. Borchelt was one of many members of the IUPUI Motorsports team to earn internships this past summer, but hers—with Hendrick Motorsports in North Carolina—put her on the same team with her favorite NASCAR driver, Jeff Gordon, along with five-time NASCAR champion Jimmy Johnson, Mark Martin and Dale Earnhardt Jr.