Seeing Stars: Danica, Montoya, Martin among NASCAR Drivers to Greet Fans During Ford Championship Weekend (Nov. 19-21)
Danica Patrick—motorsports’ first lady—will race at Homestead-Miami Speedway during NASCAR’s Ford Championship Weekend (Nov. 19-21) and greet fans prior to the Nationwide Series race (photo courtesy: Jonathan Ferrey, Getty Images Sport)
Before race fans settle into Homestead-Miami Speedway’s grandstands Nov. 19-21 to see NASCAR crown its 2010 Champions, they will have an opportunity to meet-and-greet some of the biggest names in America’s No. 1 spectator sport, as NASCAR stars will appear in fan-hospitality areas throughout the series-crowning Ford Championship Weekend. Drivers scheduled to participate in question-and-answer sessions include:
► Danica Patrick, driver of the No. 7 GoDaddy.com car, first female to win a major closed-course auto race and podium finisher at 2009 Indy 500 before joining NASCAR in 2010
► Juan Pablo Montoya, South Florida-resident, driver of the No. 42 Target car and one of the most accomplished drivers in racing, having won in Formula 1, IndyCar and NASCAR
► Bobby Labonte, driver of the No. 09 C&J Energy car and the only driver to have won both the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship and NASCAR Nationwide Series Championship
► Michael Waltrip, two-time Daytona 500 winner and owner of the No. 00 Aaron’s and No. 56 NAPA Auto Parts cars
► Mark Martin, driver of the No. 5 GoDaddy.com car who in three decades of racing is a five-time Sprint Cup Series runner-up, including in 2009 at Homestead-Miami Speedway
► Joey Logano, driver of the No. 20 Home Depot car, 2009 Raybestos Rookie of the Year and the youngest driver ever to win a Sprint Cup Series race
► David Reutimann, Zephyrhills, Fla., native and driver of the No. 00 Aaron’s Dream Machine who has found Victory Lane in each of his past two seasons
► Todd Bodine, driver of the No. 30 Germain.com truck and the 2006 Camping World Truck Series Champion
(driver appearances tentative and subject to change)
Check back here for detailed information on driver appearances and fan-hospitality zones—as well as all activities scheduled for NASCAR’s series-crowning Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway (Nov. 19-21).
Click here to purchase the Coke Zero Fan Zone, Pit Box, Race Day with Juan, and Danica Q&A Package, or call (866) 409-RACE.