Four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jeff Gordon will be featured in a one-hour special of “I GET THAT A LOT,” Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 7 p.m. CDT on CBS. Other "celebrities" appearing in the special include actress Jane Seymour, comedian Cheech Marin, Olympian Bruce Jenner, late actor Larry Hagman (better known as J.R. from "Dallas," and Phil Keoghan from “The Amazing … [Read more...] about Jeff Gordon to appear in CBS reality show
NASCAR today announced the 2013 schedule for the NASCAR Nationwide Series, a lineup that includes a trip to Mid-Ohio for the first time in series history. … [Read more...] about NASCAR announces ’13 Nationwide series, adds Ohio date
At the Beyond Sport Summit in London, in the days leading up to the Summer Olympics, NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France spoke passionately about his sport’s efforts to drive sustainable behavior amongst millions of fans through the NASCAR Green platform. Today, he joined National Basketball Association (NBA) Commissioner David Stern on a panel at Yankee Stadium entitled … [Read more...] about NASCAR CEO Brian France seeking social change through sport
First Lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden, the wife of the Vice President were booed at NASCAR's season finale today in Miami.Well, we know that NASCAR events are filled with people who lean so far to the right, I'm surprised the track doesn't tip over. Pre-race festivites included a salute to military troops and families. Obama and Biden served as grand marshals for the … [Read more...] about NASCAR fans Boo First Lady Michelle Obama (Video)
Two of the biggest brands in all of sports, NASCAR and FOX Deportes, announced today they are teaming up to provide the sport’s most expansive Spanish-language broadcast offering ever with coverage of 15 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races as well as original programming, daily news segments and weekly updates starting in 2013. … [Read more...] about Fox Deportes to broadcast Daytona 500, NASCAR Sprint Cup in Spanish
Tony Stewart was poised to notch his fifth straight win in the season-opening NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Daytona (Fla.) International Speedway, but a last-lap crash while vying for the lead jettisoned those plans. Nonetheless, Stewart was able to nurse his No. 33 Oreo 100th Birthday Chevrolet Impala across the finish line in eighth place while unheralded James Buescher … [Read more...] about Tony Stewart part of massive race-ending crash at Daytona
As Danica Patrick retired from the IndyCar circuit to focus on NASCAR this past weekend, I was left with mixed feelings about her legacy. (Guest post from Isabella Woods) Amid a terribly tragic day, her retirement from the IndyCar circuit seemed a minor occurrence, but her effect on the image of women in racing has been quite large. On the one hand, I have always been … [Read more...] about Double-Edged Sword that is Danica Patrick’s Public Image
Many people in the racing and commercial worlds have felt the wrath of Danica Patrick over the years. The disease of COPD is next in line to feel Patrick's wrath. The NASCAR superstar and world's third highest paid female athlete (according to Forbes) took to Capitol Hill to make the nation's rain-makers aware of her cause. COPD is chronic pulmonary disease and it involves a … [Read more...] about NASCAR Star Danica Patrick Wants you to be Healthy!