Clarence Barnes


It’s hard to describe Clarence Barnes as just one thing. Clarence is a TV & Radio host, actor, news anchor, weathercaster, entertainment reporter, precision driver, car nut and a former record label executive for Arista, Chrysalis, MCA and Elektra Records.

After a establishing a career in music, Clarence left his executive position at Elektra records in Manhattan to pursue his childhood love of racing and motorsports. With a second place finish driving his black Year One Dodge Challenger in the FORZA Motorsports Showdown on SPEED TV, Clarence began a journey that has taken him through every state in America! Enthusiasts and fans know Clarence as the Motorsports host for Hot Rod Magazine’s Power Tour & Engine Masters Challenge, Roadkill Drags, Motor Trend Truck of the Year, Car Craft Nationals, Comp Cams, The Great Race, SEMA Ignited, Lincoln Tech Tips, Castrol Edge, Hyundai, Mercedes, Harley Davidson and most recently the face of the Luken Network’s newest property, RevnTV.

When back home in Los Angeles, you can find Clarence kart racing and lapping his FRS at Willow Springs. Regarding his success, he attributes that to constant forward momentum and luck. "Surround yourself with interesting people, explore, be open minded, listen and learn as much as you can and then work hard, the harder you work the luckier you are".