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    FOURTH SEASON OF NASCAR AMERICA KICKS OFF TONIGHT AT 6 P.M. ET ON NBCSN

    NBC Sports Launches New Weekly NASCAR Podcast Monday Morning Donuts   Chad Knaus – Crew Chief for Seven-Time NASCAR Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson and Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 48 Team – Joins Nate Ryan on NASCAR on NBC Podcast   NASCAR Talk Adds Weekly Features for 2017 Season   STAMFORD, Conn. – February 13, 2017 …

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    NBCSN REVS UP FOR THE DAYTONA 500 WITH SEASON DEBUT OF NASCAR AMERICA ON MONDAY, FEB. 13 AT 6 P.M. ET

     Fourth Season of NASCAR America to Feature Weekly In-Studio Driver Interviews and All-New Social Media Segments   Rodney Childers – No. 4 Crew Chief – Joins Nate Ryan on NASCAR on NBC Podcast STAMFORD, Conn. – February 6, 2017 – With the 2017 Daytona 500 less than three weeks away, NBCSN will hit the ignition …

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    NOTES AND QUOTES FROM NASCAR’S STAGE-BASED RACE FORMAT PRESS CONFERENCE ON NBCSN

     “Race fans deserve to see races that matter. Race fans deserve to see races that are going to impact the Championship.” – Jeff Burton   “Now with stages during the event there are more opportunities to have an effect.” – Steve Letarte on increased crew chief impact   STAMFORD, Conn. – January 23, 2017 – …

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    NASCAR MEDIA ALERT: NASCAR INDUSTRY STAKEHOLDERS TO DISCUSS 2017 SEASON

    WHAT: NASCAR industry stakeholders will hold a press conference to discuss the upcoming 2017 season.   WHEN:  Monday, January 23 at 6 p.m. ET   WHERE: Charlotte Convention Center – Room 217   WHO: NASCAR Executives Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Drivers NASCAR Team Representatives NASCAR Track Representatives   TELEVISION / ONLINE: Monday’s press conference will be carried live on FS1 and NBCSN, and streamed live on NASCAR.com/presspass. …

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    NBCSN PRESENTS LIVE COVERAGE OF THE 2017 NASCAR HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY THIS FRIDAY, JANUARY 20 AT 8 P.M. ET

    Ceremony to Honor Hall of Fame Class of Richard Childress, Rick Hendrick, Mark Martin, Raymond Parks and Benny Parsons NASCAR on NBC’s Krista Voda and Rick Allen to Co-Host Coverage Show Open Narrated by Legendary NASCAR Commentator Ken Squier NASCAR America Returns on Monday, February 13 at 6 p.m. ET on NBCSN   STAMFORD, Conn. – …

  • COMMENTS FROM NASCAR ON NBC’S JEFF BURTON, KYLE PETTY, DALE JARRETT AND KRISTA VODA ON CARL EDWARDS

      Jeff Burton, NASCAR on NBC analyst – “I think it is courageous to follow your gut and say, ‘this is what I want to do.’ The thing I found interesting is how Carl said he ‘lived for the feeling that he got in racing.’ It will be interesting to see what he replaces that …

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    NBCSN CELEBRATES 2016 NASCAR SEASON WITH SPECIAL EDITIONS OF NASCAR AMERICA

     Seven 30-Minute Feature Episodes Highlight Stories, Triumphs & Comebacks of the Year   STAMFORD, Conn. – December 15, 2016 – NBCSN closes out the second year of NASCAR’s return to NBC Sports Group with seven 30-minute special editions of NASCAR America. The feature episodes showcase the most memorable victories, interviews, storylines and highlights from a …

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    NASCAR ON NBC BROADCASTERS SHARE PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE 2016 SEASON

    “Every lap of the Championship Weekend in Miami was so important for the teams and drivers. Bringing the pressure and intensity to the fans at home was a ton of fun.” – Jeff Burton   “Darlington weekend. Between Dale’s yellow suit, my bouffant hair, and Kyle’s mental road trip back to the late 1970s, it …

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    NBC SPORTS DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA ROUNDS OUT 2016 NASCAR SEASON WITH SIGNIFICANT GROWTH

      NASCAR on NBC’s Social Platforms Report Triple-Digit Increase in Video Views   Both NBCSN #NASCARThrowback Events Climb U.S. Twitter Trends   Overall Consumption of NASCAR Content on NBC Sports’ Digital Properties up 50% vs. 2015   NASCAR on NBC Podcast Closes out Inaugural Season with more than 500,000 Total Listens   STAMFORD, Conn. – …

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    NBCSN PRESENTS THE 2016 NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES AWARDS FRIDAY AT 9 P.M. ET

    Pre-Award Coverage Begins Friday at 7 p.m. ET with NASCAR America: Red Carpet Special on NBCSN NBC Sports Group Closes Out 2016 NASCAR Schedule with Season-High Viewership   STAMFORD, Conn. – November 30, 2016 – NBC Sports Group caps off the 2016 NASCAR season this Friday with the Sprint Cup Series Awards from Las Vegas. …

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    NBC SPORTS GROUP’S 2016 NASCAR CAMPAIGN DELIVERS MORE HOURS OF COVERAGE THAN EVER BEFORE

    Unprecedented Offering Includes 366 Hours of Live Trackside Coverage, 264 Hours of Studio and Documentary Programming throughout the Year NBCSN Presents NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards Friday at 9 p.m. ET   STAMFORD, Conn. – November 29, 2016 – NBC Sports Group is gearing up to complete an unparalleled 2016 NASCAR season that featured more …

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    JIMMIE JOHNSON’S HISTORIC SEVENTH CHAMPIONSHIP DELIVERS SEASON HIGH NASCAR VIEWERSHIP FOR NBC SPORTS GROUP

     NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship Peaks at More Than 8.4 Million Viewers and 4.8 HH Rating   NASCAR Sprint Cup & XFINITY Series Championship Races Earn Double Digit Growth in Live Minutes Streamed   STAMFORD, Conn. – November 21, 2016 – NBC Sports Group presented the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship race last night from Homestead-Miami …

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    NOTES AND QUOTES FROM NBC SPORTS’ PRESENTATION OF THE 2016 NASCAR SPRINT CUP CHAMPIONSHIP

    Jimmie Johnson to Marty Snider on his Seventh Championship: “In my heart, I wanted to believe it would happen, and it has.”   Carl Edwards to Kelli Stavast after his Championship Hopes Ended in a Late Crash: “I just risked too much.”   Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Johnson tying his Father with Seven Championships: “I …

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    NASCAR ON NBC CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND BY THE NUMBERS

     21 Trackside Hours Powered by 79 Cameras, 150 Microphones, 13 On-Air Talent, 28 Miles of Cable and 230 Production Personnel NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship Race Tomorrow at 2 pm ET on NBC   STAMFORD, Conn. – November 19, 2016 – NBC Sports presents the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup series Championship race tomorrow at 2 p.m. …

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    CROWNING OF 2016 NASCAR CHAMPIONS CAPS TREMENDOUS YEAR OF CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS FOR NBC SPORTS GROUP

    From Unprecedented Coverage of the 2016 Olympic Games to the Stanley Cup Finals, NBC Sports Salutes a Groundbreaking Group of Champions NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship Race Sun. at 2 pm ET on NBC STAMFORD, Conn. – November 18, 2016 – When NBC Sports presents the crowning of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup and XFINITY Champions …

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    NBC SPORTS DIGITAL & SOCIAL MEDIA SURROUNDS THE FIRE OF NASCAR CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND

    Monday’s #NASCARThrowback Special Climbs U.S. Twitter Trends   Six Affiliates Joined NASCAR on NBC for the Ride Of Their Life in The NBC Sports On-Track Car – Vote For Your Favorite   NBCSports.com Rolls Out Comprehensive Championship Coverage   NASCAR on NBC Social Handles Provide Exclusive Behind-The-Scenes Content from Championship Weekend   STAMFORD, Conn. – …

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    JIMMIE JOHNSON, KYLE BUSCH, CARL EDWARDS & JOEY LOGANO RACE FOR THE 2016 NASCAR SPRINT CUP CHAMPIONSHIP SUNDAY ON NBC AND NBCSN

    NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship Race Sun. at 2 pm ET on NBC NBCSN’s Hot Pass Complements NBC’s Broadcast of Championship Race with Spotlight Coverage of Championship 4 Drivers NASCAR Sprint Cup Race From Phoenix Marks NBC Sports Group’s Most Watched Race of 2016 Sprint Cup Chase   XFINITY Series Championship Race Sat. at 2 pm …

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    NASCAR ON NBC 2016 CHAMPIONSHIP MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL TRANSCRIPT

    Nov. 15, 2016 TIM BUCKMAN: Thanks, everyone, for joining us today as we prepare for a big weekend down in Miami with both the XFINITY and Sprint Cup Series championships set to unfold. NBC Sports is gearing up to present more than 20 hours of live trackside coverage from Homestead Miami Speedway, highlighted by a …

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    REMINDER: NBC SPORTS MEDIA CONFERENCE CALL PREVIEWS 2016 NASCAR CHAMPIONSHIP TODAY AT 3:30 P.M. ET

    Participants Include NASCAR on NBC’s Jeff Burton, Steve Letarte, Kyle Petty, Dale Jarrett and Rick Allen, as well as Executive Producer Sam Flood and VP of NASCAR Production Jeff Behnke   Dial 785-830-7988 to Participate   5 Days until NBC’s Presentation of 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship on Sunday, November 20th STAMFORD, Conn. – November …

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    NBC SPORTS SURROUNDS THE CHASE FOR THE NASCAR SPRINT CUP WITH NBCSN’S HOT PASS

     NBCSN Compliments NBC’s Broadcast of Championship Race from Homestead Miami Speedway with Spotlight Coverage Dedicated to Championship 4 Drivers Leigh Diffey, Parker Kligerman Host NBCSN’s Hot Pass Sunday at 2:30 P.M. ET   STAMFORD, Conn. – November 14, 2016 – NBCSN compliments NBC’s live coverage of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship race from Homestead-Miami Speedway …