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Josh Wise and the Dogecar Look to Shake Chase up at Talladega

The Josh Wise-helmed Dogecar will make its third and final appearance on the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup circuit in Sunday's Geico 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Wise hopes to improve upon last week's subpar performance at the track where multi-car wrecks are commonplace, and the only sure thing is a wild finish. Also Read: CCN Interviews Dogecar Driver Josh Wise The Return of the Dogecar On Sunday...

Move over Dogecoin, Bitcoin may be about to enter NASCAR

NASCAR fans might get even more, perhaps unwanted, exposure to digital currency this year. Only months ago, Josh Wise was racing under the Dogecoin name. Now, rookie driver Alex Bowman and the BK racing team are embracing Bitcoin and are putting their support behind Bitcoin crowdfunding effort 'Bitcoin23' (Alex Bowman's number is 23) to raise $100,000 USD worth to fully wrap Bowman's #23 car in...

Josh Wise Announces He Will Drive the Dogecar Twice More in 2014

Josh Wise Dogecar

The Dogecoin community found an innovative way to market themselves to the general public, sponsoring Josh Wise, an overachieving NASCAR driver for the May Talladega race, where he finished 20th. Wise embraced Dogecoin and became an active participant in the Dogecoin subreddit, and /r/Dogecoin rallied once more to vote him into the NASCAR All-Star race, beating out perennial favorite Danica...

Bitcoin News in Review: BitID, FEC Donations, Transaction Volume Decline, and More

Bitcoin News in Review: BitID, FEC Donations, Transaction Volume Decline, and More

Happy Mother's Day, and welcome to another Bitcoin News in Review (formerly known as CCN Week in Review)! This week on CCN, we learned about BitID's secure Bitcoin authentication protocol, that the FEC unanimously voted to allow bitcoin donations to PACs, that the bitcoin transaction volume has dropped, and more. Check out this week's top stories on this Bitcoin News in Review. [youtube ] BitID's...

An Interview with the Dogecoin-Backed NASCAR Driver and Shibe Josh Wise

Recently I had the privilege of speaking to Josh Wise, driver of the Dogecar. Wise will be racing at Aaron's 499 today, May 4th. I can say from talking to him both on reddit and over the phone that he's a nice and funny guy, and that he's extremely active with the Dogecoin community. If your question wasn't answered, you can check one of his two AMA'S (Ask Me Anything) on reddit, or message him...

The Doge4Nascar Dogecar is Ready for Talladega

The front of the Dogecar. A large picture of the Shiba Inu breed of dog (has yellow fur) is on the front of the car. On top of the Shiba Inu is the text "DOGECOIN digital currency".

May 4th, the day the Dogecar debuts at the Aaron's 499 race in Talladega, is just a week away! For those of you who need a backstory, Josh Wise, a NASCAR driver, will be competing at the Talladega Superspeedway. The Dogecoin community raised $55,000 in Dogecoin to sponsor Wise; Wise's car, dubbed the 'Dogecar', will race with a custom Dogecoin-inspired wrap. The Dogecoin community has been...

Dogecar will be racing at Talladega

Dogecoin currently has the fifth largest market cap out of all the cryptocurrencies, valued at approximately $39 million. The Doge community has been putting this value to good use. Shibes have become known for their kindness: they have completed many charity projects, including raising $25,000 worth of Dogecoin to send the Jamaican bobsled team to the Sochi Olympics, over $20,000 worth to build...

Doge4NASCAR Succeeds In Raising 67.8M DOGE To Sponsor Josh Wise At Talladega

(Official press release) Reddit and Dogecoin will soon be careening through countless left turns alongside NASCAR #98 driver Josh Wise in this spring's race at Talladega. The initiative to raise $50,000 began when members of reddit's NASCAR community identified Josh Wise as a talented underdog(e) in need of a sponsor.  The Dogecoin community had just finished up their Doge4Water fundraiser, and...