NSCS: NBC to Present Dual National Coverage of Sprint Cup Championship Finale at Homestead

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STAMFORD, Conn. – official press release – In an unprecedented offering, NBC Sports Group will present dual national coverage of the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship race from Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 22. While NBC provides the primary broadcast of Jeff Gordon’s quest to close out his Hall of Fame career in storybook fashion, NBCSN offers a simultaneous live feed dedicated to …

MODS: Evernham and Sheheen Added to NBC Sports Whelen Modified Broadcast Team

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STAMFORD, Conn. — official release — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — NBC Sports Group today added three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion crew chief Ray Evernham and seasoned broadcaster Ralph Sheheen to its growing lineup of motorsports experts. Evernham and Sheheen will handle coverage of NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour Events on NBCSN. The …

NASCAR: Kyle Petty Joins NBC Sports Broadcast Team For 2015

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STAMFORD, Conn. — official release — John Harrelson/Getty Images North America photo — NBC Sports Group announced on Thursday that Kyle Petty will join its upcoming race day broadcast team on NBC and NBCSN for the 2015 season. Petty will work alongside host Krista Voda as an analyst during pre- and post-race shows surrounding Sprint Cup and XFINITY Series race coverage, which launches this coming July. …

NASCAR: Krista Voda Moves to NBC as Studio Host for Cup, XFINITY Broadcasts

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STAMFORD, Conn. — official release — Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images North America photo — NBC Sports Group has hired Krista Voda on a multi-year agreement to serve as host of NBC Sports’ upcoming NASCAR Sprint Cup and XFINITY Series pre- and post-race coverage, beginning in 2015. Her on-air duties will also include regular appearances as host of NASCAR AMERICA on NBCSN, as well as …

NASCAR: 2015 National Series Schedules to be Announced Tuesday on NASCAR America

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STAMFORD, Conn. — official release — As was announced today by NASCAR, the 2015 NASCAR season schedule will be officially presented on Tuesday, August 26 at 5 p.m. ET on a special 60-minute edition of NASCAR AMERICA, NBCSN’s daily studio show dedicated to speed and stock car racing. NASCAR AMERICA host Rick Allen, will be joined by NBC Sports Group NASCAR analysts Jeff Burton, Kyle Petty and Frank Stoddard to present the schedule and discuss the selected dates, tracks, …

AMA MX: Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Announces 2015 Schedule

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MORGANTOWN, W. Va. – official release — AMA Pro Racing photo — MX Sports Pro Racing and Alli Sports, a division of the NBC Sports Group, announced the 2015 schedule for the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, on Friday. The world’s most prestigious motocross racing series will kick off at Hangtown in Sacramento, Calif., on …

INDYCAR/NBC: Paul Tracy Joins NBCSN Broadcast Booth Starting at Long Beach

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April 2, 2013 – staff report via indycar.com — INDYCAR photo — STAMFORD, Conn. – Paul Tracy, who won the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach four times, will add his insights about competing on the temporary street circuit to the NBCSN telecasts on April 12-13. The 2003 CART champion joins NBCSN, the exclusive cable network of the Verizon IndyCar Series, as …

NASCAR: NBCSN Launches “NASCAR America” on February 24th

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STAMFORD, Conn. — February 11, 2014 — The day after the next Daytona 500 Champion is crowned, NBCSN introduces NASCAR AMERICA, a new 30-minute daily show dedicated to the nation’s longstanding fascination with speed and stock car racing.  Making its debut on NBCSN at5 p.m. ET on Monday, February 24, and returning each weekday at the same time and place,NASCAR AMERICA will cover …

NASCAR: NBC Sports Group adds Crew Chief Steve Letarte to NASCAR Broadcast Team

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — January 10, 2014 — John Harrelson/Getty Images North America photo — NBC Sports Group’s upcoming NASCAR coverage continues to take shape as another prominent figure from the sanctioning body’s elite series joins NBC and NBCSN’s expanding broadcast team.  Current Hendrick Motorsports crew chief Steve Letarte, who once stood at the helm of Jeff Gordon’s famed No. 24 race team, and now leads the …