50 Cent Gets His Own Race Car

50 Cent is backing race car driver Steve Hobday,

who will drive the 50 Cent race car at Days of Thunder, the UK's equivalent to

the United States' NASCAR.

The rapper will square off against rock group

Darkness' Team Darkness driver Shaun Richardson.

50 Cent headlines his only outdoor concert in

the UK this year when he takes the Rockingham stage during the Days of Thunder


"50 is a big fan of NASCAR and this style

of racing and I'm sure we will give him something to cheer about before he goes

out on the Rockingham stage," Hobday said.

The Days of Thunder takes place June 6th.