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.
Dave's guest this Sunday September 13 at 8:30pm ET is motocross and off-road truck racing superstar Ricky Johnson. Johnson, better known as RJ, was one of the great AMA motocross and Supercross racers of all time. During the 1980s, he won seven AMA national championships and was part of four winning U.S. Motocross des Nations teams.
Jeff Emig was one of the top AMA Motocross and Supercross riders of the 1990s, and this Sunday at 8:30pm ET, he talks to Dave about his outstanding motocross record, his love of rock 'n' roll, his lifestyle choices and turning a lifelong speech impediment into a successful broadcasting career.
The expansion of MAVTV Motorsports Network continues with the launch of 6 new National Cable Television Co-op members since June, bringing the total carriage of MAVTV by NCTC members to 137 throughout the United States. MAVTV's newest distribution partners include Harlan Municipal Utilities, Walnut Telephone Co., Suddenlink Communications, Windstream, RS Fiber Cooperative and Fibrant.