FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
MEDIA ALERT – TONIGHT’S SPECIAL EDITION OF NASCAR AMERICA ANALYZES NEW CHARTER SYSTEM
NASCAR Chairman Brian France, Tommy Baldwin, Rob Kauffman and Aric Almirola Join Tonight’s 5 p.m. ET Show on NBCSN to Discuss Landmark Agreement
NASCAR Talk Provides Up-to-the-Minute Coverage
STAMFORD, Conn. – February 9, 2016 – NBCSN presents a special edition of NASCAR America tonight at 5 p.m. ET, to analyze and define what NASCAR’s new charter system means for the future of the sport.
Tonight’s host, Dave Briggs, is joined by NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Aric Almirola and NASCAR on NBC analyst Kyle Petty live from Burton’s Garage in Charlotte. Daytona 500-winning crew chief, Steve Letarte, and NBCSports.com’s lead motorsports writer, Nate Ryan, join the show live from NASCAR on NBC’s Charlotte studio.
At the top of the show Ryan explains the charter system’s ins and outs. Tommy Baldwin, majority-owner of Tommy Baldwin Racing, and Rob Kauffman, co-owner of Chip Ganassi Racing, join the conversation live with their perspectives on what this agreement means for the race teams.
NASCAR on NBC reporter Marty Snider also speaks with NASCAR Chairman Brian France about how the franchise-like system improves NASCAR’s business model.
NASCAR TALK PROVIDES UP-TO-THE MINUTE NEWS ON NASCAR’S CHARTER SYSTEM
NBCSports.com’s NASCAR Talk serves as a destination for all charter news with multiple posts breaking down which race teams have charters, financially what charters are being sold, and how a 40-car field will affect the Daytona 500. To explore the site, please visit NBCSports.com/NASCAR.
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