Last season Chevy reskinned and rebranded its NASCAR stock racer after the new SS, so we knew it would only be a matter of time before the Bowtie brand's latest muscle sedan would be pressed into duty as a pace car. And now that time has come.
Jason Priestley, best known for his deft portrayal of Brandon Walsh on "Beverly Hills, 90210", has entered into a partnership with Jim Freudenberg, the former general manager of Kelley Racing, to start a new IRL team called Rubicon Race Team. So far, the team has only one race in which it plans to compete: the Indianapolis 500. Priestley is known as an avid racer, though he hasn't been behind the wheel much since he hit the wall at Kentucky Speedway going 180 mph in August of 2002. He broke his
Picture this - you're in Indy for the NCAA Final Four and you've spent Saturday watching the semifinals,
and the finals aren't until Monday. So what do you do on Sunday? Well, Pontiac (maker of the "Official Performance
Machines of the NCAA") has just the thing - the "Pontiac Brickyard Driving Experience" at the
Indianapolis Motor Speedway.