Fast Cars and Freedom

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"Fast Cars and Freedom"
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Single by Rascal Flatts
from the album Feels Like Today
Released March 21, 2005
Format CD single
Genre Country
Length 4:23 (album version)
3:55 (single version)
Label Lyric Street
Songwriter(s) Gary LeVox
Wendell Mobley
Neil Thrasher[1]
Producer(s) Mark Bright
Marty Williams
Rascal Flatts singles chronology
"Bless the Broken Road"
"Fast Cars and Freedom"
"Skin (Sarabeth)"
"Bless the Broken Road"
"Fast Cars and Freedom"
"Skin (Sarabeth)"
Audio sample

"Fast Cars and Freedom" is a song recorded by American country music group Rascal Flatts. It was released in March 2005 as the third single from the album Feels Like Today. It was the group's fourth Number One single on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs charts.

The single was co-written by Rascal Flatts' lead singer Gary LeVox, along with Wendell Mobley and Neil Thrasher. Previously, the three writers had also written Rascal Flatts' 2003 single "I Melt".[1]

Chart performance[edit]

"Fast Cars and Freedom" debuted at number 56 on the U.S. Billboard Hot Country Songs for the week of March 26, 2005.

Chart (2005) Peak
US Hot Country Songs (Billboard)[2] 1
US Billboard Hot 100[3] 38
US Billboard Pop 100 70

Year-end charts[edit]

Chart (2005) Position
US Country Songs (Billboard)[4] 5


Preceded by
"Making Memories of Us"
by Keith Urban
Billboard Hot Country Songs
number-one single

July 2-July 16, 2005
Succeeded by
"As Good as I Once Was"
by Toby Keith