After getting off to a quick start in his WWE return, The Celtic Warrior will be speeding ahead of a different kind of field this February.
Sheamus will serve as honorary pace car driver for the 62nd running of NASCAR’s Daytona 500 on Sunday, Feb. 16, at 2:30 p.m. ET on FOX. The race kicks off the season for the NASCAR Cup Series.
The news was first announced Tuesday night on NASCAR Race Hub.
— FOX: NASCAR (@NASCARONFOX) January 28, 2020
Sheamus is no stranger to the world of NASCAR, having spent time last month providing some trash talk lessons to former WWE 24/7 Champion and reigning NASCAR Cup Series Champion Kyle Busch.
The powerful Irishman made his in-ring return at Royal Rumble Kickoff, defeating Shorty G.