CMT Films, NASCAR Media Group Produce Ride of Their Lives

Ride of Their Lives, a new film premiering Dec. 13 on CMT, tells the story behind NASCAR through first-person accounts by the people who helped create the history. Produced by CMT Films and NASCAR Media Group, the two-hour film is narrated by Kevin Costner and features new, exclusive interviews with NASCAR drivers Richard Petty, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Bobby Allison and Darrell Waltrip. Ride of Their Lives features never-before-seen footage spanning NASCAR’s entire history from the archives of NASCAR Media Group, as well as the final interview with Bill France Jr., NASCAR president from 1972-2000 and son of NASCAR founder Bill France. Other drivers spotlighted in the film include Dale Earnhardt, Kyle Petty, Tim Richmond and Wendell Scott.