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Scott PruettFive-Time Rolex 24 Winner Scott Pruett is a very long-time Friend of the Freaks. The Freaks have even enjoyed Scott’s latest passion, his Pruett Vineyard wines. They’re some of the best in America and he has the blue ribbons to prove it. But Pruett’s next Rolex 24 at the end of the month will be his last. He’s retiring. What’s next? Listen…

Dale Earnhardt, Jr.Retired NASCAR Driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr. an incredible story on his Twitter account this weekend, the 11th anniversary of Bobby Hamilton’s death from head and neck cancer. Dale explained it was Hamilton who came to his rescue when his personal car was destroyed in a terrible accident at Myrtle Beach Speedway in South Carolina. Dale said it was the only time he’s ever raced a Ford. Listen…

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JohnForce16-time NHRA Funny Car Champion John Force took time from his cat and his stationary bike to speak with The Freaks Sunday night. He’ll become Dr. John Force Wednesday when the University of Northwestern Ohio bestows him with an honorary Doctorate. We laughed Sunday night when Force said he’ll now have to learn to spell PhD to wear the honor. But, true to John, he went a lot deeper including explaining his pride at his daughter Brittany Force winning the 2017 Top Fuel crown. Listen…

Felipe NasrIMSA/F1 Driver Felipe Nasr is one of several international drivers who are leaving F1 and FIA sports car racing to come to the United States and race in IMSA full-time.  For years they’d come to the Rolex 24 at Daytona when nothing else was going on globally.  But now they’re coming to race here full time and Nasr says more are on the way. Listen…

Jeremy McGrath2017 Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Pro2 Champion & Supercross Legend Jeremy McGrath returned to The Freak Nation Sunday Night. McGrath was on The Freaks’ first show in 2000. Now he’s won seven Supercross titles and his first Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series title. PLUS he’s riding dirt bikes with his 12 year old daughter. McGrath is a far different man than the one we first had on the air. Listen…

Sebastian BourdaisIndyCar & IMSA Driver Sebastien Bourdais came into The Freak Nation with a lot of energy Sunday night. Bourdais will continue his return to racing in 2018 after a horrific accident at Indianapolis last spring. Bourdais is one of the most versatile drivers in motor racing. His main interests, though, are with the Ford GT team in IMSA and Dale Coyne Racing in IndyCar. Listen…

Conor DalyIndyCar Driver Conor Daly was in The Freak Nation Sunday night talking as much as he could about the 30th CBS-TV series The Amazing Race. Daly, couldn’t talk winners, though, because the show doesn’t air until next month. Daly did, however, talk about his upcoming 2018 season plans in IndyCar. He doesn’t have a ride firmed up yet after a season with Foyt Racing in 2017. Daly ended the year with two top-10 finishes but network TV and strong finishes aren’t enough anymore apparently. Listen…

Dale Earnhardt, Jr.NASCAR Driver Dale Earnhardt, Jr. has been a frequent visitor to The Freak Nation. His first visit was in November of 2000 just a few weeks into the show’s 18 year run. He’s been generous with his time since then. The nice part of this interview, however, is hearing how Dale’s personality has been consistent since his firt year racing in the NASCAR Cup series. Listen and get a peek into the personality of NASCAR’s favorite son for 14 straight years.

Robert HIght2017 NHRA Funny Car Champion Robert Hight is a regular in The Freak Nation. He was here before Pomona where he won his second Funny Car title last weekend. He’s always fun but this time he talked about an impromptu meeting with John Force at a car wash and the persistent cold that won’t go away. Robert Hight is what SpeedFreaks is all about. Listen…

Robby GordonRacing Legend Robby Gordon & Son Max Gordon returned from Baja where Max made history. At nine-years-old he’s the youngest competitor in the event’s 50 year history.  Social media this weekend was buzzing hard about Max and his 325 mile blast through the desert in Baja.  Robby sat next to him as he raced toward La Paz.  We learn why a finisher is listed as a DNF on the SCORE website. Listen…