Sir Patrick Stewart gave an awesome start command at Long Beach (VIDEO)


While Jeff Gordon’s children Ella and Leo had the honors at Bristol Motor Speedway (more here from NASCAR Talk), on the West Coast it was Sir Patrick Stewart’s opportunity to give the start command ahead of the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.

The legendary actor, who was the race’s grand marshal, unsurprisingly nailed it.

Here’s the command, as captured by the Verizon IndyCar Series official Twitter account, @IndyCar: