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JohnForceSunday night we took a six year Freakin’ Flashback with 16-Time Funny Car Champion John Force.  Of course, any visit with Force is legendous and this was no different.  Force is one of drag racing’s largest names and he shows how he got that designation in this conversation from 2013 right after he won his 16th championship.  Listen…

JackBeckmanNHRA Funny Car Title Challenger Jack Beckman is just 46 points out of first place going into the season’s final event, The World Finals in Pomona. Beckman is in line for his second championship after winning in 2012. Beckman is always a fun conversation and Sunday night was no different. Listen…

Sam SchmidtArrow McLaren SP IndyCar Team Owner Sam Schmidt took a deep breath Sunday night and came into The Freak Nation to answer questions about the dismissal of popular driver James Hinchcliffe. Schmidt answered all The Freaks questions taking all the heat for Hinchcliffe’s departure from the team. He said the decision was all his and his partner Rick Peterson. He said the team’s performance with its new drivers in 2020 will dictate whether or not the decision was a good one. Listen…

Christopher BellNASCAR Xfinity Driver Christopher Bell was in The Freak Nation Sunday night as he closes on a possible Xfinity title this season. Bell is looking forward to a Phoenix appearance at ISM Raceway. He said he loves the track and the food in Phoenix. He also said he faces some politically correct opinions driving for Joe Gibbs in NASCAR. Listen…

DaleEarnhardtJrThe Freaks took a Freakin’ Flashback with NBC NASCAR Analyst Dale Earnhardt Sunday night.  We went back to 2006 and a conversation we had with the popular former NASCAR driver.  Of all things, Earnhardt talked about his artistic talents and how they might have given him another career outside of racing.  The issue was some law enforcement tickets that needed his attention.  Listen…

Erik JonesJoe Gibbs NASCAR Driver Erik Jones was in The Freak Nation Sunday night. He’s finishing his third season in NASCAR Cup racing and, for a change this year, he’s not in the post season playoffs. But Jones finds something positive in that negative. And that includes how his team looks at next year. Then there’s Oscar. Listen…

Rob MacCachranFour-Time Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Pro 2 Champion Rob MacCachran was in The Freak Nation Sunday night. MacCachran has raced for more than 30 years winning four Baja 1000s and four Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Pro2 championships in 2010, 2013, 2015 and 2016. He’s raced and won championships in several other categories but we had the most fun talking about his experiences in racing NASCAR trucks when that series was getting underway. Listen…

Ross ChastainRoss Chastain is considered the busiest driver in the NASCAR/stock car racing industry. But his claim to fame last week was smashing watermelons at ISM Raceway outside Phoenix. The story of that promotion included some wonderful memories and even greater images at the track. Listen…

Ryan BeatLucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Pro Lite Points Leader Ryan Beat Sunday night talked about his upcoming championship chase at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler, Arizona. Beat won the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Pro Lite title in 2017 and ’18. He leads the points in 2019 with one event to go. Beat admits his success might be tied to the birth of his daughter three years ago. Listen…

Christian EckesARCA Points Leader Christian Eckes came into The Freak Nation Sunday night to talk about his upcoming battle for the title with Michael Self who’s second in ARCA points. The two will face off for the title in Kansas next weekend at Kansas Speedway. It’s been a difficult season for Eckes who had to overcome a bout of food poisoning that immobilized him mid-season. Listen…