I know, I know, Driven Wheels is supposed to be all about cars, but it is also all about the people involved in the automotive scene. Beside, how often do a couple of racers get married, let alone a couple of high profile second generation racers from different areas of the sport?
We all laughed recently when legendary drag racer John Force asked Shirley Muldowny to talk his daughter into not marrying an Indycar racer.
A NHRA competitor of note herself, Courtney Force married Indycar racer Graham Rahal, Son of open wheel legend Bobby on November 21.
Like many couples, they commissioned a video team to follow the affair. In a brilliant stroke of non-branded marketing, they have shared it with the world via YouTube. Somewhere down the line, these two have the potential to become a branding powerhouse.
For those of you who must have some automotive content, check out the stunning Bentley they used as their wedding car.
In case you missed Papa Force’s antics at SEMA, here is the clip.