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Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series

Six celebrities-turned-racecar drivers tackle iconic circuits in high-performing luxury

Ceso Bagay
Jun 11, 2019
: Lexus

The " 0 To 60: Laguna Seca" season just wrapped filming, an installment set at North America's most iconic road course, WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. Now on its third season, the Lexus 0 TO 60 challenge pits two teams of returning celebrity enthusiast champions against one another to face off and find out who will reign supreme on the track.

  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series
  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series
  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series

Team Salley consists of season-one winner, ex-pro basketball player John Salley, followed by actors Jaleel White of Urkel/"Family Matters" fame and Omar Benson, all under the watchful eye of their coach, legendary race car driver Scott Pruett.

  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series

Team Jeter features season two champion Carmelita Jeter, a three-time gold medalist, who's backed up by actors Mekhi Phifer and Curtis Hamilton. Pro hot shot Jack Hawksworth is handling coaching duties.

  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series
  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series

The six celebrities-turned-race car drivers settled in behind the wheel of a 2020 F Track Edition powered by a 5.0-liter V8, as well as a F, and the 500. Over the course of the two-day shoot, both teams participated in a series of exercises that culminated in five different challenges including the infamous Corkscrew Challenge, Slide & Slalom Challenge, and a Team Relay.

  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series
  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series

No spoilers here, but you can find out for yourself what happens over the seven-episode series that also includes a bonus episode! Find out who takes home a brand-new Lexus for one year and which team wins it all!

  |   Lexus 0-60 Celebrity Racing Series
By Ceso Bagay
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