In addition to being the star of such TV hits as Sharknado and Beverly Hills, 90210, Ian Ziering is a huge auto racing fan. He even spent a season trying to cut it as a professional race driver.

To promote this year's Daytona 500, Fox is running a social media campaign called #MyFirst500, and Ziering is on board as the one of the fans waxing poetic about the Great American Race. "The rush of wind, the sound, the smell, the racing fuel -- you just can't help but bristle with excitement," he says.

Here's more of Ziering on Daytona:

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