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We've got to move on to a real Americans have to -- we have a star in the studio is more.
Someone write him something like -- he's got more than eighty Korea wins he's the most successful driver in NASCAR history -- told.
Now Jeff Gordon is teaming up with Pepsi.
The Pepsi refresh project to give back to his community and fans are right Jeff welcome the program but it appears it's already been entertaining.
Could you are a genuine star on -- a half after.
Well maybe and in my small world motto wherever it Pacific you walk down sixth avenue right outside here in New York City the people million.
-- if you if you walk -- to fox.
No no no just you have all been down to think that you -- -- -- it it depends on who it is sad that and you want to -- but I'm not very often now that's a lecture of for me to come in -- account like -- in New York in Raleigh, North Carolina and yet they did that definitely don't know -- -- and then it's a little bit of -- different.
I wanna make sure we we hear about the Pepsi refresh.
But can that his is a -- a -- three celebrities.
Each one picks a worthy cause turn you go on TV to pitch that was the cause that's right viewers decide which -- which won by -- life vests and Pepsi does the whole thing.
That's right -- hit it actually started Pepsi Refresh Project which is eaten.
Broader than just what we're doing here here today but they start 2010.
They're gonna -- more than twenty million dollars towards unique and in in you know creative ideas.
From from people that want to help change the world you know or and or their community and hopefully we'll going to change the world and inspire others.
And so they.
A few drivers me -- my my teammates Dale Earnhardt junior Jimmie Johnson to create our own ideas.
And that's so mine is I have Children's Hospital North Carolina Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital.
And in -- Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital we're gonna start a new life program.
That -- to -- children who have been physically or sexually abused.
You know one out of every three girls.
One out of every five boys in the US or physically or sexually abused each and every year -- you'll cools and that's my cause.
And -- And so Jeff could hold -- -- I've just got to go to Pensacola beach Florida.
President Obama is right that he's on the beach at the moment our own Adam Shapiro was very close to whether president -- will be taking you back for reports on.
That the situation all Matt -- the president saying it right now firsthand we'll get back to that in just a moment and a full -- report from Pensacola Florida okay.
Jeff Gordon still with us and -- -- knows more about NASCAR.
Like Africa -- NASCAR as always a great job of giving back to -- the community in the form of charity does being there for the fans signing autographs and when I was helped.
Here's would get through the recession because you've been able to make such a connection with your fans.
The most avid fans and loyal fans and -- not just towards the drivers in the teens.
Towards a manufactures toward their sponsors so there's no doubt that that's really out so you know go to get through this -- so yes I think it.
-- -- -- -- Look what he's I have had a lot of -- yeah.
-- why he's breaking news has -- endorsement income held off.
Over the -- now now as I everybody's taken -- -- no doubt about an honest answer now they have is a superstar yeah you know I think.
I mean there's no doubt that news companies have take -- to make choices and and -- -- very fortunate and you know we've align yourself with.
Very solid companies like Pepsi DuPont Chevrolet.
You know and and they've been able to.
He continues stay in the sport and in in under teams like but you know it's definitely teams have been affected from -- personal endorsement side.
Yeah I have had.
Like tag -- and a couple others you know that that.
Cut back Nicaragua's it was wrong the -- Jimmie Johnson Dale Junior you guys -- -- the -- it's like in years the -- the economy and at the middle class.
The guys struggling is -- is getting hurt the most in this thing other.
I think everybody is affected I really do I don't know anybody in this economy hasn't been affected someone.
Death wish when you go out -- and.
Oh no not at all not at all and that that would say to get thing is.
That I have to ask -- -- since it -- five years old and all I know he has is racing back I would say that you know like this past weekend.
We had and the most incredible fan.
Support that the term we had over a 100000 you know fans that -- there I'm like 40000 south jetty we're still putting great numbers together -- -- which is exciting yeah.
Jeff Gordon let me just go to NASCAR dot com slash -- were repressed about it.
Say about your good meant a vote of thanks so if -- -- thank you get truthful with -- what you're doing with that McCain.
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