Brice performed the pre-race concert on Saturday and then sat back to watch his name on Wise's Ford, owned by
"Mike is a really huge race fan and supporter," Brice said during a news conference before the race was postponed. "I've had the honor of my face being on cars a couple of times. I got the hood on
Democrat candidate Charlie Crist, who is running against Republican incumbent
The state Republican party also protested the Crist advertising on the car, because it exceeded the
Either way, Parsons and Curb agreed to take the logo off.
Enter Brice, who has a recording contract with Curb Records. Brice will share time with
It's not the first time Brice has had his name or image on a race car. But regardless of the circumstances, he said it never gets old.
Although the logos were stripped from the car in favor of those for Brice and Petty, Wise's car was still listed on the starting lineup as the "Charlie Crist for
Incumbency has its privileges, however. Scott was the honorary race official and participated in the drivers' meeting.
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