Ride Along with Stewart, Biffle, Johnson and Earnhardt at Charlotte on DIRECTV
Event: Coca-Cola 600
Previous Winner: Kevin Harvick (beat David Ragan by .703 of a second on May 29, 2011)
Track: Charlotte (N.C.) Raceway
Date / Time: Sunday, May 27, at 6 p.m. EDT
Track: Charlotte (N.C.) Motor Speedway
Configuration: 1.5-mile oval (400 laps = 600 miles)
Banking in Turns: 24 degrees
Banking on Frontstretch: 5 degrees
Banking on Backstretch: 5 degrees
Frontstretch: 1,980 feet
Backstretch: 1,500 feet
First Sprint Cup Series Race: June 19, 1960 – World 600 (Winner – Joe Lee Johnson)
Grandstand Seating Capacity: 140,000
NASCAR HOTPASS on DIRECTV is back, and it’s FREE to all DIRECTV customers. Four dedicated driver channels offering viewers multiple camera angles, real-time statistics and audio of the network broadcast augmented by live communication between the drivers and their pit crews are available for all 36 points-paying races during the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.
The NASCAR HOTPASS lineup for the Aaron’s 499 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway is as follows:
DIRECTV Channel 795: Tony Stewart and the No. 14 Office Depot / Mobil 1 Chevrolet team of Stewart-Haas Racing.
DIRECTV Channel 796: Greg Biffle and the No. 16 Fastenal Ford team of Roush Fenway Racing.
DIRECTV Channel 797: Jimmie Johnson and the No. 48 Lowe’s Patriotic Chevrolet team of Hendrick Motorsports.
DIRECTV Channel 798: Dale Earnhardt Jr., and the No. 88 National Guard An American Salute / Diet Mountain Dew Chevrolet team of Hendrick Motorsports.
About NASCAR HOTPASS on DIRECTV:
NASCAR HOTPASS is available free to all DIRECTV customers. More information is available at www.directv.com/hotpass.
- TrueSpeed Communications Press Release