When you start with nothing, the only way forward is up," certainly seems true of Richard Childress. He knew poverty and hard times as a youngster but grew up to enjoy much success in multiple business ventures and considerable fame in NASCAR. Best known as the team owner of the formidable Richard Childress Racing team (RCR), Childress talks to Dave Despain this Sunday, October 18 at 8:30pm ET. Childress got into racing to become a winning stock car driver, but ended up building one of the most legendary racing organizations in motorsports history, with great triumphs and tragedies along the way.
Few people know the harsh, rugged terrain of Baja, California better than Cameron "PAB" Steele, and fewer still race so well in a 800 horsepower Trophy Truck. This Sunday, October 11 at 8:30pm ET, Steele talks with Dave Despain as both a MAVTV on-air colleague and as someone who loves the beauty and challenges of the desert.
Tanner Foust is a high-octane driving talent in so many differing and highly expert related automotive performances that's it's hard to categorize him. But this Sunday, October 4, at 8:30pm ET, Dave tries to unravel the mystique behind the legend.
It's hard to imagine that John Force ever takes advice or orders from anybody, especially given his extraordinary success as a race car driver and team owner. Over a 30 plus year career, Force has won 16 national NHRA Funny Car Championships as a driver and added two more, for a total of eighteen as an owner.