Corona, California - September 15, 2014 – Parnelli Jones - an American racing legend is Dave's guest on the Dave Despain Show, Sunday night, September 21 at 8:00pm ET. Most remembered for his victories both as a driver and as a team owner at the Indianapolis 500, Jones also won races in IndyCars, Sports Cars, Sprint Cars, Midgets, Off Road and Stock Cars.
Riverside, California - September 16, 2014 – This weekend in Las Vegas the battle cry for Stronghold Motorsports is "win one for Lyric."
"I'll give her a kiss for good luck when I leave," Brandon Bailey said of his daughter, who was born on September 6th. She'll stay home in Riverside, California, with mom Rebekah and her two sisters, while her dad and brother Madix and teammate Larry Job race in the third annual Loctite Fight Under the Lights presented by MAVTV American Real September 19-20 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
With the excitement of the Countdown to the Championship kicking off at the NHRA Carolina Nationals in Charlotte, Pro Stock Motorcycle rider Adam Arana is trying not to let the emotions of others distract him.
"I've just been trying to stay relaxed before we go to Charlotte," Arana said. "Unfortunately, I'm not in the Countdown to the Championship this year. Since my dad and brother are though, I'm going to try to help them as much as possible to get a championship."
Corona, California - September 8, 2014 – Jimmy Owens, also known as "The Newport Nightmare," and "The O Show" is a dirt late model racing star from Newport, Tennessee who outperformed some of the biggest names in the sport by capturing the last three Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Championships. Owens ability to win anywhere and his hard charging style make him a fascinating guest on this week's Dave Despain Show airing at 8:00pm ET on Sunday night, September 14 - repeating at 11:00pm ET.
Corona, California - September 2, 2014 – Owned and operated by Forrest Lucas’ Lucas Oil Products, MAVTV has served as the Fontana, California, race’s title sponsor (MAVTV 500) since the track returned to the schedule in 2012. A date for the IndyCar race weekend in 2015 has not been determined yet.