FIRST NASCAR 3 ACTION FIGURE PHOTOS AVAILABLE
Extended Lineup Features Different Sports, Eras Of Racing
Friday, June 18, 2004
The third NASCAR action figure line from ActionMcFarlane -- a partnership between McFarlane Toys and Action Performance -- is revving up and it's a doozy.
The new line comprises nine drivers and features current drivers, retired legends and a dominant NHRA drag racer. Here's the lineup:JAMIE McMURRAY, No. 42McMurray took home rookie of the year honors and finished 13th in Cup points in 2003.TONY STEWART, No. 20Stewart won two races and finished seventh in points in 2003.MICHAEL WALTRIP, No. 15The Waltrip name is legendary in racing circles. Michael finished 15th in points in 2003.KEVIN HARVICK, No. 29Harvick got his first Cup win at Atlanta 2001, and became the first driver to win both the Busch Series championship and Cup rookie of the year honors in the same season.DALE EARNHARDT JR. , No. 8With his legendary family and his prowess behind the wheel, Junior has become the unofficial poster boy of NASCAR. He won two races in 2003 and finished third in the standings.DARRELL WALTRIP, No. 17Darrell Waltrip is a living racing legend, competing for some 26 years before his retirement following the 2000 season. Waltrip now serves as a race announcer on the Fox network.DALE JARRETT, No. 88Jarrett is an old-school driver, who competed in his first Winston Cup race in 1984. Jarrett finished 27th in points in 2003, though he did win the Subway 400 at Rockingham.JOHN FORCEForce is the man in NHRA drag racing. He's a 12-time POWERade Champion who set the national record in the quarter mile e.t. (4.721 seconds) in 2003.NASCAR Series 3 is scheduled for retail release -- in both mass and specialty versions -- in October. Until then, enjoy the photography.