NASCAR TRANSFORMERS (YES, NASCAR TRANSFORMERS)

Finally, another NASCAR movie. Sort of. Transformers 3 will feature the NASCAR Sprint Cup cars driven by Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jimmie Johnson and Juan Pablo Montoya. The buzz around this movie is intense. We hear the Earnhardt Jr. car transforms into an Earnhardt souvenir hauler and that robot Jimmie Johnson will play the part of the robotic car driven by Jimmie Johnson. Chad Knaus will reprise his role from the first two movies as Optimus Prime.NASCAR Transformers: How Michael Bay will ruin anoth ...

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NASCAR SUMMER BLOCKBUSTERS

Summer Blockbuster movies are here and many films are incorporating NASCAR-related themes.  NASCAR has always had strong ties to Hollywood, from great movie characters to Daytime Emmys to car sponsors.Here is a look at some of the most anticipated NASCAR-branded movies coming to a theatre near you this summer.Twilight: Eclipse of the CupAs the Chase for the Cup quickly approaches, Miss Bella Sprint Cup must choose between her boyfriend vampire Jimmie and her friendship with the werewolf Den ...

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NASCAR MOVIE CHARACTER HALL OF FAME

Today NASCAR announced the 25 nominees for its first Hall of Fame class. We expect to hear a lot of debate over the next few days over who made the list and who was left out. Not to be outdone, I would like to present an even more controversial list – the five nominees for the first NASCAR Movie Character Hall of Fame. This list was chosen by a jury of one – me. The rules are simple. The character has to appear in a movie about stock car racing. And the character has to have transcen ...

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NASCAR-THEMED SUMMER BLOCKBUSTERS

It's time for the release of this summer's blockbuster movies and racing fans are in for a treat. Take a look at all of the NASCAR-themed hits coming to a theater near you.Nowhere To Go, But UPDale Jr. was having a heck of time.  His crew chief had been fired, the media was hounding him and Kyle Busch wouldn't stop yappin'.  This was no time to be bothered by a little kid with a whole bunch of balloons.  But when you're running in the back of the pack, what's the harm in trying a ...

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