FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, March 5th, 2018
NASCAR AMERICA EXCLUSIVELY ANNOUNCES NASCAR HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2019 NOMINEES TOMORROW, MARCH 6 AT 5 P.M. ET ON NBCSN
60-Minute Show Recognizes NASCAR Hall of Fame & Landmark Award Nominees
STAMFORD, Conn. – March 5, 2018 – NASCAR America, NBCSN’s daily motorsports show, exclusively announces the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2019 nominees tomorrow, Tuesday, March 6 at 5 p.m. ET. Tuesday’s 60-minute show will feature in-depth discussions and highlight reels dedicated to the 20 nominees who have made significant advancements to NASCAR. Coverage will also include the announcement of the five nominees for the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR, honoring key individuals who have helped the growth and esteem of the sport.
Krista Voda (@kristavoda) will host NASCAR America, from NBC Sports Group’s headquarters in Stamford, Conn., alongside Hall of Fame driver Dale Jarrett (@DaleJarrett) and auto racing icon Kyle Petty (@KylePetty). NASCAR Hall of Fame voting panel member and NBCSports.com’s lead motorsports writer Nate Ryan (@nateryan) also joins Tuesday’s show to share insights and discussions had by the committee during the nomination process.
This week’s NASCAR America coverage kicks off tonight at 6 p.m. ET, with a 30-minute edition of the show, featuring a complete recap of Kevin Harvick’s second-straight Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win, which took place yesterday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
THIS WEEK’S NASCAR AMERICA SCHEDULE ON NBCSN
|Monday, March 5||6 p.m.|
|Tuesday, March 6||5 p.m.|
|Wednesday, March 7||5 p.m.|
|Thursday, March 8||5 p.m.|
NASCAR ON NBC
After presenting more than 354 hours of live, trackside NASCAR Cup Series and Xfinity Series coverage in 2017, NBC Sports Group returns for its fourth season of NASCAR on NBC coverage beginning Sunday, July 1 from Chicagoland Speedway.
The official home of the NASCAR Playoffs, NBC Sports Group will present the final 20 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races, final 19 NASCAR Xfinity Series races, and select NASCAR Regional & Touring Series events in 2018. NBC Sports Group’s NASCAR programming also includes NBCSN’s daily motorsports show NASCAR America, coverage of NASCAR’s Awards Ceremonies, the annual NASCAR Hall of Fame induction ceremony, as well as original programming specials.
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