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The upcoming Transformers 3 movie, titled Transformers: Dark of the Moon, is coming out July 1st, 2011, starring Shia LaBeouf, Hugo Weaving, Josh Duhamel and a bunch others.

Following this site, you know I was a bit jazzed to hear about the NASCAR based Transformers, called The Wreckers.  One of them is based on the Jimmy Johnson driven No 48 Lowe’s Chevy NASCAR Sprint Cup Series car.  (In case you haven’t heard, Jimmie Johnson won last year’s NASCAR season… again, for the 5th consecutive year.  That’s huge in this sport.)

'Transformers 3' NASCAR Wrecker Topspin No 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevy at the Daytona 500

Transformers 3 Wrecker Topspin


Of course, there are toys associated with the movie, coming out for every ‘bot there is.  In this case, I’m a bit focused on the NASCAR aspect of the bots since I’m a bit of a fan of both.  So I thought I’d toss out some new images I encountered for the toy of the No. 48 NASCAR Wrecker from Transformers 3.  Check it out:

Topspin from 'Transformers 3' - vehicle mode

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‘Transformers 3’ Wreckers Cars & Stars At The Daytona 500 [Pictures]

February 21, 2011

‘Transformers 3’ Dark of the Moon Cars & Stars Michael Bay, Josh Duhamel and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley At The Daytona 500 [Pictures]

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‘Transformer 3’ Toys – NASCAR Wreckers & A Bit More

February 15, 2011

‘Transformer 3’ Toys – NASCAR Wreckers & A Bit More from Transformers: Dark of the Moon movie.

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Transformers 3 Lands Bill Fagerbakke’s Voice For A NASCAR Autobot

January 6, 2011

Transformers 3 Lands Bill Fagerbakke’s Voice For A NASCAR Autobot: Michael Bay & company have landed Bill Fagerbakke to voice the Jimmie Johnson No. 48 Autobot in Transformers 3, (Dark of the Moon)

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A Day At NASCAR Sprint Cup Practice at Infineon Raceway – A Pictorial Excursion

June 20, 2010

I headed out to Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, CA to hang out for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice sessions and check out the track.  After watching races at this track for years, I had the impression it was more expansive from the camera angles on TV, but to be honest, they pack a lot […]

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