SPEED hosts the exclusive US broadcast rights for this weekends NASCAR All-Star Race, and they're taking every advantage they want to get you ready for it. The full schedule TV broadcast schedule is posted at the bottom of the press release from FOX outlining this weekends event.
NASCAR SPRINT CUP ALL-STAR RACE ON SPEED HIGHLIGHTS BIG WEEKEND IN CHARLOTTE
For the first time since this year’s Daytona 500, FOX Sports and SPEED bring CAMCAT back to the track, as the 85-mph, high-tech camera suspended above the race track by a pair of gigantic cranes positioned outside of Charlotte Motor Speedway adds a strong element to SPEED’s signature coverage of the 29th NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race on Saturday, May 18 (7:00 PM ET). With $1 million-to-win from Sprint, and another $1 million available to any driver that can win all five segments, this ‘anything goes’ event showcases the sport’s biggest stars.
A special three-hour All-Star edition of NASCAR RaceDay Fueled by Sunoco begins at 4:00 PM ET with hostsJohn Roberts, Kyle Petty and Larry McReynolds leading into live coverage of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race. NASCAR Race Hub hosts Steve Byrnes and Danielle Trotta handles driver introductions.
Mike Joy, NASCAR Hall of Famer Darrell Waltrip and McReynolds call the action once live racing begins with the Sprint Showdown, the final opportunity for drivers to race their way into the main event. SPEED’s NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race on-air team also includes Chris Myers from the famed Hollywood Hotel, Jeff Hammond, Krista Voda, Byrnes and Matt Yocum. In addition, Hall of Fame broadcaster Keith Jackson narrates a pre-race All-Star retrospective. Jackson called NASCAR’s first three All-Star events, including Dale Earnhardt’s famous “Pass in the Grass” win in The Winston in 1987.
NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race weekend television schedule (all times ET & subject to change):
Friday, May 17
•NASCAR Camping World Truck Series final practice (10:30 PM, LIVE)
•NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice: Showdown (Noon, LIVE)
•NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice: All-Star (1:30 PM LIVE)
•Trackside (3:00 PM, LIVE)
•NASCAR Camping World Truck Series qualifying (4:00 PM, LIVE)
•NASCAR Sprint Cup qualifying: Showdown (5:00 PM, LIVE)
•NASCAR Sprint Cup qualifying: All-Star (6:00 PM, LIVE)
•NCWTS Setup (7:30 PM, LIVE)
•NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race (8:00 PM, LIVE)
Saturday, May 18
•SPEED Center: NASCAR Edition (3:30 PM, LIVE)
•NASCAR RaceDay Fueled by Sunoco: Special All-Star Edition (4:00 PM, LIVE)
•NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race (7:00 PM, LIVE)
•NASCAR Victory Lane (11:00 PM, LIVE)
Sunday, May 19
•SPEED Center (7:00 PM)
•Wind Tunnel w/Dave Despain (8:00 PM)
•Inside the Headsets: 2013 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race (8:30 PM)