FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, June 1st, 2020
LEIGH DIFFEY, TOWNSEND BELL, PAUL TRACY, MARTY SNIDER & SAM FLOOD PREVIEW 2020 INDYCAR SEASON OPENER IN PRIMETIME ON NBC – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, AT 3 P.M ET
2020 NTT INDYCAR Series Opens Season in Primetime on NBC – Genesys 300 at Texas Motor Speedway Saturday, June 6, at 8 p.m. ET on NBC
First INDYCAR Race to be Shown in Primetime on NBC
Dial 800-368-1029 to Participate
STAMFORD, Conn. – June 1, 2020 – NBC Sports’ lead INDYCAR broadcast team Leigh Diffey, Townsend Bell, and Paul Tracy, pit reporter Marty Snider, and executive producer Sam Flood will preview the 2020 NTT INDYCAR Series season opener at Texas Motor Speedway on a media conference call Wednesday, June 3, at 3 p.m. ET.
NBC Sports announced last week that the Genesys 300 would air on Saturday, June 6, at 8 p.m. ET on NBC, shifting from its originally scheduled window on NBCSN. This marks the first INDYCAR race to be shown on NBC in primetime.
Media interested in participating should call 800-368-1029; Passcode: 954995.
- WHAT: 2020 NTT INDYCAR Series Genesys 300 Media Conference Call
- WHO: Leigh Diffey, Townsend Bell, Paul Tracy, Marty Snider, Sam Flood
- WHEN: Wednesday, June 3, at 3 p.m. ET
- NUMBER: 800-368-1029
- PASSCODE: 954995
2020 NTT INDYCAR SERIES GENESYS 300
The 2020 NTT INDYCAR Series Genesys 300 at Texas Motor Speedway will be presented on NBC this Saturday, June 6, at 8 p.m. ET. The race marks the first time NBC Sports has showcased the NTT INDYCAR Series in primetime on NBC, and the first INDYCAR race on broadcast television in primetime since 2013. Click here for more information.
The Genesys 300 will be the first race of the 2020 NTT INDYCAR Series campaign as the series gets #BackOnTrack. This kicks off NBC Sports’ second season as the exclusive home of the NTT INDYCAR Series, including the Indianapolis 500, which will now take place on Sunday, August 23 on NBC. The remainder of the 2020 television schedule will be announced in the coming weeks.