NASCAR's Earnhardt Jr. and Johnson to Drive "Batman v Superman" Cars

Tue, January 19th, 2016 at 10:09am PST

Anthony Couto, Assistant Editor


NASCAR's getting in on the "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" promotion as Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson are set to drive Batman and Superman cars, respectively, five days ahead of the film's release.

According to Entertainment Weekly, in California's Auto Club 400 on March 20, Johnson will drive a red and blue No. 48 Lowe’s Superman Chevrolet SS, while Earnhardt Jr. -- who has driven Batman-inspired cars in the past -- will pilot a No. 88 Nationwide Batman Chevrolet SS​.

Here's a promo for the NASCAR event:

"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" hits theaters on March 25.

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