Austin Dillon’s Life in the Fast Lane
32-year-old Austin Dillon is in his 12th year of NASCAR Cup Series competition, 9 of which he’s been a full-time driver. Dillon is the grandson of NASCAR team owner Richard Childress.
The new reality show will star Daytona 500 winner Austin Dillon. His wife Whitney, son Ace, and best friends Paul (Dillon’s tire carrier) and Mariel Swan will also star in the show.
Mariel Swan and Whitney Dillon are both former NFL cheerleaders. They became Monster Energy Girls, where they met the world of NASCAR.
Austin Dillon gets ‘pumped up’ when he hears the phrase ‘silver spoon’
What’s the new NASCAR tv show about?
Per the release the show is, “featuring high-stakes races, hilarious adventures and heartwarming moments at home, Austin leans on his loved ones both on and off the track as he trains and competes in the NASCAR season.”
“As the grandson of NASCAR legend Richard Childress, Austin and his family are considered racing royalty in their home state of North Carolina, where he lives with Whitney and their 1-year-old son, Ace. Considered one of the best drivers in NASCAR, Austin is working towards a NASCAR Cup Series Championship alongside his best friend and Lead Tire Carrier, Paul Swan. Paul’s wife, Mariel, who is pregnant with their first child, is also Whitney’s longtime best friend and partner-in-crime.”
The show is produced by Critical Content with Jenny Daly, Tom Forman, Matthew Pickel, Ken Snow, and Eric Timm serving as executive producers alongside Tim Clark and Matt Summers for NASCAR.
Austin Dillon has run 313 races at the Cup level. He’s collected 3 wins along the way.
June 23rd, 2022 (9:30/8:30c)
Austin Dillon got a butt tattoo after winning the Daytona 500