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Alyssa Paprocky wants to be respected for being a race car driver, not for being female

On Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, Alyssa Paprocky spoke about being a race car driver at Riverhead Raceway in the Blunderbust Division. She loves what she does and enjoys being a source of inspiration to younger girls, but she wants to be respected for being a talented race car driver, not because she's female. (Credit: Steve Pfost)

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