NASCAR Nationwide Series at Bristol
After two races in the western US, the NASCAR Nationwide Series moves to the half-mile Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend for a 300-lap race and ESPN will have a live telecast on Saturday, March 17. TheNASCAR Countdown pre-race show airs at 1 p.m. ET with the race’s green flag at 2:13 p.m. All NASCAR programming on ESPN and ESPN2 is also available on computers, smartphones and tablets with theWatchESPN app and WatchESPN.com.
Booth: Lap-by-Lap announcer Allen Bestwick; analysts Dale Jarrett, Andy Petree.
Pit reporters: Dave Burns, Jamie Little, Dr. Jerry Punch, Vince Welch.
ESPN Tech Garage: Tim Brewer
NASCAR Countdown: Nicole Briscoe (host); Rusty Wallace, Brad Daugherty (analysts).
NASCAR Now Schedule
The one-hour weekend edition of ESPN2’s daily NASCAR news and information program NASCAR Now will air on Sunday, March 18, at 9 a.m. ET with a preview of that day’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway. Shannon Spake will host, joined by analyst Rusty Wallace from Bristol along with reporters Nicole Briscoe and Marty Smith. Weekday editions of the program air at 3 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday of this week. There is no show on Friday due to live NASCAR programming.
Date Time Show Host Network
Tue., March 13 3 p.m. NASCAR Now Nicole Briscoe ESPN2
Wed., March 14 3 p.m. NASCAR Now Nicole Briscoe ESPN2
Thu., March 15 3 p.m. NASCAR Now Shannon Spake ESPN2
Sun., March 18 9 a.m. NASCAR Now Shannon Spake ESPN2
Mon., March 19 3 p.m. NASCAR Now Shannon Spake ESPN2
- ESPN Mediazone