Tag Archives: nascar

  • 50 Cent Taking His SMS Audio to NASCAR

    Feb 5, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Rapper Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson will jump into NASCAR through a new partnership between his SMS Audio line and Sprint Cup Series team Swan Racing. According to NASCAR.com, Jackson’s headphones and audio line will adorn the Brandon Davis-owned organization’s cars and driver suits in an associate sponsor role. “Swan Racing and its up-and-coming drivers are […]

  • NASCAR’s First Win by A Black Man Since ’63 Win ‘Means Everything’

    Nov 2, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood Leave a comment

    *Budding superstar driver Darrell Wallace Jr. recently became the first African American to win a national NASCAR series event since Wendell Scott’s victory back in 1963. Uh oh. Looks like Hockey is all they got left. Then again, you remember what Chris Rock said during one of his stand-ups, ” As soon as they make […]

  • Idris Elba in Driver’s Seat for Documentary ‘King of Speed’

    Aug 22, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Idris Elba will embark on an international driving tour for the two-part documentary “King of Speed.” The TV production, set for UK’s BBC Two, is a look at the origins of the car racing scene, reports Deadline.com. The “Luther” star will visit racetracks in the U.S., Scotland and Finland among other locales to trace the […]

  • Akon’s in NASCAR Now

    Jun 20, 13 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Akon’s is using his star power to harness some new talent in an area most Black artists don’t touch. It’s NASCAR baby! He’s recently recruited Joe Henderson III to lead his brand new Akon Motor Sports team during the 2013 racing season. On Saturday Henderson will race at the NASCAR Pro Series East at Langley […]

  • Report: Tia Norfleet ‘First African American Woman Nascar Driver’ a Fake

    Mar 13, 13 by Brainuser1 7 Comments

    *It turns out Tia Norfleet, the 20-year-old race car beauty who sold us on the idea that she was “the first African American woman to race in NASCAR,” straight up lied. The truth of the matter, according to racing officials, is the only sanctioned race she entered was some low level event last year, reports […]

  • NASCAR Suspends Jeremy Clements for Using N-Word

    Mar 1, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *MTV on Friday confirmed that Nationwide Series driver Jeremy Clements used the n-word in a conversation with one of its editors, which led to Clements receiving an indefinite suspension from NASCAR for violating the sport’s code of conduct. The editor of MTV’s “Guy Code” blog, Marty Beckerman, said he attended last Saturday’s race at Daytona […]