Watch: Batman Vs. Superman NASCAR Promo
On March 20th, five days before Batman Vs. Superman premiers, Hendrick Motorsports teammates Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. will drive specially painted Batman and Superman cars in the NASCAR Auto Club 400 in California.
Jimmie Johnson will be behind the wheel of the Superman-inspired red and blue No. 48 Lowe’s Chevrolet SS.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will drive the No. 88 Nationwide Batman Chevrolet SS.
EW.com reports: "Earnhardt’s paint scheme will showcase the Batman emblem and textures of the Caped Crusader’s suit, while Johnson’s car will feature the iconic S-shield and Superman suit textures. Additionally, Earnhardt and Johnson will wear custom-designed superhero themed fire suits during the race weekend."
Giveaways and themed activities will take place at the race; in addition, the Batman Vs. Superman costumes from the movie will be on display.
Fans can also purchase the official Batman Vs. Superman cars at participating retailers and online beginning January 22nd.
Watch a promo:
"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" has a March 25, 2016 release starring Ben Affleck as Batman, Henry Cavill as Superman, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Laurence Fishburne as Perry White, Diane Lane as Martha Kent, Jeremy Irons as Alfred, Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Ray Fisher as Cyborg with Callan Mulvey, Holly Hunter as Senator Finch and Tao Okamoto as Mercy Graves. Justice League is to follow directed by Zack Snyder as well.
Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.