John Force Racing announced on Tuesday that for this weekend’s NHRA season finale at Pomona, California, Courtney Force will run with Taylor Swift’s ‘Reputation’ album cover on her Advanced Auto Parts Chevrolet in a collaboration between John Force Racing and Big Machine Records.
Speaking about the announcement, team owner John Force said:
I’ve had an incredible experience working with our partners Advance Auto Parts and Big Machine Records this season and am honored to drive the special Taylor Swift reputation Funny Car for our final race in Pomona. “My team and I are always playing her songs to get in the zone and prepare to battle it out against the boys on race day. I hope to finish out our season on a high note while promoting Taylor’s album release at over 330 mph and hopefully celebrating in the winner’s circle with my team on Sunday.
Big Machine Label Group President and CEO, Scott Borchetta commented on the news by saying:
Having Taylor’s reputation album art on Courtney’s car for the NHRA championship weekend, which also happens to coincide with the Nov. 10 release. “is the perfect match of two game-changers who are truly the best of the best.
Yogi Jashnani, Senior Vice President of Marketing, Insights and Analytics with Advanced Auto Parts commented by saying:
We are thrilled to partner with Scott Borchetta and Big Machine Records in helping launch Taylor Swift’s new album reputation by featuring it on Courtney’s Force’s Advance Auto Parts Chevy SS. “Big Machine is a valued partner of Advance and we look forward to seeing the Taylor Swift car in the winner’s circle on Sunday at Pomona.
Courtney Force is hoping to end her season with a win and speaking about teaming up with Big Machine Records, she commented by saying:
I had so much fun brainstorming with Brandon Baker on our JFR design team on how to bring Taylor’s reputation album cover to life on the Funny Car design. “I hope everyone goes out and buys Taylor’s album and listens to it on their way out to the track, while cheering on our Advance Auto Parts team at the Auto Club Finals.