Former NASCAR Driver Arrested for Attempted Rape

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Jimmy Neal

Jimmy Neal, a former NASCAR driver, has been arrested for attempted rape according to


Law enforcement sources tell TMZ Neal got out of jail at around 1:30 AM -- after serving about two weeks for felony evading while driving recklessly. We're told Neal then went to the home of a woman in Lake Forest, CA at around 3:00 AM and police were called three hours later for a disturbance.

When police arrived, we're told the woman (who claims she had only met Neal once before) told officers Neal attempted to rape her.

The news comes during NASCAR and Motor Sports most riveting week of action.  The Indianapolis 500 went off on Sunday along with Formula 1's Turkish Grand Prix featuring Mark Webber, a favorite to win the championship at (see website here)

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