Cruz Honorary Pace Car Driver for NASCAR Event

UFC® CHAMPION DOMINICK CRUZ NAMED HONORARY PACE CAR DRIVER FOR NOVEMBER 11 ADVOCARE 500
Phoenix International Raceway President Bryan R. Sperber announced today that Ultimate Fighting Championship® bantamweight champion, and former star of The Ultimate Fighter® Live on FX, Dominick Cruz has been named Honorary Pace Car Driver for the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on Sunday, November 11.

“We are honored to have Dominick Cruz as our Honorary Pace Car Driver, he has always represented his sport and the state of Arizona with class,” said Sperber. “We know our fans will be excited to see him drive the pace car on race day.”

Born and raised in Tucson, Arizona, Cruz, 27, has ascended to the top of his profession. Known for his outstanding speed and footwork, Cruz has compiled a 19-1-0 professional record that includes wins over the likes of Demetrious Johnson, Urijah Faber, Scott Jorgensen, Joseph Benavidez and Brian Bowles.

“I’m excited to be making my return to PIR and the Advocare 500 NASCAR race,” said Cruz. “My first experience in the pace car was one of the coolest and most unique opportunities I have ever had. To feel even a sliver of the adrenaline that these drivers experience was so awesome and I can’t wait to do it again.”

Cruz will participate in pre-race ceremonies and will make appearances onsite at PIR on Sunday, November 11. Additional information on race weekend activities is available on Phoenix International Raceway’s official website at www.phoenixraceway.com.

Watch Past Fights

Midia

Recente
O desafiante ao cinturão dos meio-pesados Volkan Oezdemir mostrou que sabe muito sobre o Brasil e seus ídolos, e não só no MMA. O suíço também analisou o duelo contra o campeão Daniel Cormier e prometeu voltar do UFC 220 com o cinturão na bagagem.
16/01/2018
Stipe Miocic encerra seu camp em Ohio. Volkan Oezdemir treina na academia com parceiros de alto calibre. Daniel Cormier revela a sua preparação mental para voltar ao octógono. E Francis Ngannou chega a Nova York...
16/01/2018
Entre na vida das estrelas do UFC 220 em preparação para duas disputas de cinturão: o campeão dos pesos-pesados Stipe Miocic e o striker devastador Francis Ngannou; e também o campeão dos meio-pesados Daniel Cormier e o nocauteador suíço Volkan Oezdemir.
16/01/2018
Dois títulos do UFC estarão jogo quando o octógono retornar a Boston com a edição UFC 220: Miocic x Ngannou. Stipe Miocic tentará quebrar o recorde de defesas de cinturão entre os pesos-pesados quando ficar frente a frente com Francis Ngannou.
15/01/2018