NASCAR Nationwide Series in California on ESPN
The NASCAR Nationwide Series races at the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., this weekend for a 300-mile race and ESPN will have a live telecast on Saturday, March 23. NASCAR Countdown begins at 4:30 p.m. ET with the green flag at 5:17 p.m. The race telecast is presented by Kawasaki. All NASCAR programming on ESPN and ESPN2 is also available on computers, smartphones, tablets and Xbox via WatchESPN, accessible to fans who receive their video subscription from an affiliated provider.
Booth: Lap-by-Lap announcer Allen Bestwick; analysts Rusty Wallace, Andy Petree.
Pit reporters: Dave Burns, Jamie Little, Dr. Jerry Punch, Vince Welch.
NASCAR Countdown: Nicole Briscoe (host); Ricky Craven Brad Daugherty (analysts).
NASCAR Now Schedule
ESPN2’s daily NASCAR news and information program NASCAR Now will preview the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Auto Club Speedway in the one-hour edition airing Sunday, March 24, at 9 a.m. ET. Studio host Shannon Spake will be joined from the track by ESPN NASCAR analyst Rusty Wallace and reporters Mike Massaro and Jim Noble. The week’s schedule:
Date Time Show Host Network
Tue., March 19 2 a.m. NASCAR Now Mike Massaro ESPN2
Wed., March 20 2 a.m. NASCAR Now Shannon Spake ESPN2
Thu., March 21 2:30 a.m. NASCAR Now Shannon Spake ESPN2
Fri., March 22 Midnight NASCAR Now Shannon Spake ESPN2
Sun., March 24 9 a.m. NASCAR Now Shannon Spake ESPN2
- ESPN Media Zone Release