Speed Zone: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly — Three Thoughts From the Motorsports World

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Column by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — NHMS photo — Race fans, I have to admit, this weekend in racing was a bit of a mixed bag in my opinion. There were a few things that were great, there were some things that I wasn’t impressed with and then there were some things that …

The Souza Files: NBC Kicks Off NASCAR Coverage With a Bang

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SOMERSET, Mass. — Blog by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — NBC Sports photo — Saturday and Sunday night at Daytona International Speedway, race fans saw something completely different than anything NASCAR has presented in the past decade. The two-day, waterlogged weekend marked the return of NBC to television coverage — and they had a unique, yet …

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: Burns, Massaro Added to NASCAR on NBC Broadcast Team

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STAMFORD, Conn. — official release — NBC photo — NBC Sports Group has reached agreements with motorsports reporters Dave Burns and Mike Massaro, who will join NBC’s multiplatform NASCAR coverage in 2015. In addition to covering pit road during Sprint Cup and XFINITY Series action on NBC and NBCSN, Massaro and Burns will contribute to NASCAR AMERICA on NBCSN, as well …

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, …

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 …