Ever since 2013’s "Rush", there’s been growing interest in Hollywood for potential blockbuster race car-themed movies. For example, Tom Cruise is rumored to star as Carroll Shelby in an upcoming film adaption of A.J. Baime’s "Go Like Hell". Christian Bale just dropped out
of playing Enzo Ferrari in a biopic directed by Michael Mann, but there’s another project about the Ferrari founder with Robert De Niro in the role also in the works
. There's even a Lamborghini movie planned
. And now, according to a report from Variety, MGM wants to make a NASCAR movie.