MotoAmerica Announces NBC Sports Network Deal

Press Release | February 13, 2019

Hour-Long Highlights And Feature-Based Shows For 2019 Series

This is a press release from MotoAmerica…

Costa Mesa, CA (February 13, 2019)– MotoAmerica is pleased to announce another piece of the most comprehensive television and digital programming package in the five-year history of the series – 22 hours of racing highlights and features on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) the week following each of the ten 2019 MotoAmerica rounds.

MotoAmerica Announces NBC Sports Network Deal

The hour-long shows, titled “Inside MotoAmerica,” will provide highlights ranging from on-track action, interviews and features from the previous weekends’ rounds. There will be 11 shows produced on NBCSN, NBC Sports Group’s dedicated 24/7 linear sports network, with each show being re-aired at a later date for a total of 22 hours of coverage.

“We’re thrilled to announce a big part of what we believe will be the best motorcycle racing content available,” said MotoAmerica President Wayne Rainey. “We’d like to thank NBC Sports for their interest in the MotoAmerica Series and we can’t wait to showcase our racing, personalities and MotoAmerica lifestyle to our fans, both new and established, with a little different flair. We know the shows will be well-received by our fans, our teams, sponsors and racers, and we’re excited to get the season started.”

“We’re excited to add Inside MotoAmerica to our ever-expanding motorsports lineup on NBCSN, as NBC Sports continues to deliver the most comprehensive portfolio of racing coverage to viewers across the country,” said Jeff Macaluso, Senior Director, Programming, NBC Sports Group.

2019 MotoAmerica Telecast Schedule on NBCSN (One-Hour Programs/Eastern Time)

Saturday, April 13: Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta, 11 p.m.

Tuesday, April 16: Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta (Encore), 4 p.m.

Saturday, April 20: Circuit of The Americas, 3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 23: Circuit of The Americas (Encore), 4 p.m.

Saturday, May 11: VIRginia International Raceway, 12 p.m.

Tuesday, May 21: VIRginia International Raceway (Encore), 4 p.m.

Sunday, June 9: Road America, 5 p.m.

Tuesday, June 11: Road America (Encore), 4 p.m.

Friday, June 28: Utah Motorsports Campus, 5 p.m.

Sunday, July 7: Utah Motorsports Campus (Encore) 6 p.m.

Tuesday, July 23: WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca (Encore) 12 p.m.

Tuesday, July 30: WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca (Encore) 2:30 p.m.

Friday, August 23: Sonoma Raceway, 5 p.m.

Wednesday, August 28: Sonoma Raceway (Encore) 3 p.m.

Friday, August 30: Pittsburgh International Race Complex 6 p.m.

Friday, September 13: New Jersey Motorsports Park, 4 p.m.

Sunday, September 29: Barber Motorsports Park, 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, October 13: Season Highlights, 11 a.m.

Wednesday, October 16: Pittsburgh International Race Complex (Encore), 12 p.m.

Wednesday, October 23: New Jersey Motorsports Park (Encore), 3 p.m.

Wednesday, October 30: Barber Motorsports Park (Encore) 12 p.m.

Wednesday, October 30: Season Highlights (Encore) 1 p.m.

*subject to change

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