Saturday, June 7, 2008
NASCAR TV Notes: Sunday
Here are some TV program notes for Sunday with all listings in Eastern Daylight Time. There will be a post up for comments about the Sprint Cup race at Noon.
9AM - Tradin' Paint on SPEED: Pete Schnatz of the Philadelphia Inquirer is the media guest who will join John Roberts and Kyle Petty for this show from Pocono.
9:30AM - ESPN Tribute to Jim McKay on Outside the Lines: Bob Ley will host a retrospective on McKay's amazing contribution to sports television. Certainly something for veteran fans to add to the video collection. You can also click on the picture above for the full-size downloadable version.
9:30AM - NASCAR Performance: Host Larry McReynolds is joined by Chad Knaus and Doug Richert to review the technical challenges of Pocono. Bootie Barker is on a six week suspension from NASCAR.
10AM - NASCAR Now on ESPN2: Nicole Manske will host as Ryan Burr is at Pocono reporting for the show. One hour edition that features live reports and will focus on previewing the Pocono Sprint Cup race.
10AM - NASCAR In A Hurry on SPEED: Adam Alexander hosts a thirty minute look back at the best NASCAR video of the last forty eight hours. Lots of clips played-back from racing action to funny moments. Fast-paced recap show.
10:30AM - RaceDay on SPEED: This show has now been moved earlier to not clash with the ninety minute pre-race programming on TNT. John Roberts hosts with Kyle Busch and Tony Stewart as featured guests. Jimmy Spencer and Kenny Wallace are on the panel, with Hermie Sadler and Rutledge Wood contributing. Wendy Venturini will interview the Mattioli's about continued ownership of the Pocono track.
12:30PM - NASCAR Live on TNT and Allstate Countdown to Green: Two pre-race shows from the track hosted by the TNT crew. The pit reporters will contribute as well as TNT airing some pre-produced features. Ninety minutes in total.
2PM - Sprint Cup Series on TNT from Pocono: Marc Fein handles the infield action with Larry McReynolds. Bill Weber, Kyle Petty and Wally Dallenbach call the action from the booth. Lindsay Czarniak, Matt Yocum, Ralph Shaheen and Marty Snider patrol pit road.
8PM - Victory Lane on SPEED: Jimmy Spencer and Kenny Wallace join John Roberts from Victory Lane to interview the winning driver, crew chief and owner. Spontaneous show with usually some interesting information. Lots of good emotion.
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