Dale Jr. Download Moves to Wednesday Nights at 5 p.m. ET – 2020 Premiere Features NASCAR Promoter Humpy Wheeler
STAMFORD, Conn. – February 6, 2020 – NASCAR America – NBC Sports’ daily motorsports show – returns for its seventh season next Monday, February 10, at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN, with a new weekly schedule and more opportunities for NASCAR fans and viewers to be a part of the program.
Monday episodes of NASCAR America on NBCSN will recap the weekend that was in NASCAR, taking a look at the major storylines and developments from each prior race weekend. Jeff Burton, Kyle Petty, and Steve Letarte will host Monday’s Season 7 premiere episode, recapping the offseason and looking ahead to the Daytona 500.
This season will feature two episodes of NASCAR America MotorMouths each week, which will typically air Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN. MotorMouths episodes are all about the viewers, providing regular opportunities for fans to call in and speak with NBC Sports’ NASCAR hosts, analysts, and a rotation of drivers live on NBCSN. Thursday shows will shine a spotlight on all motorsports, including INDYCAR, Supercross, Pro Motocross and more. Tuesday’s episode of MotorMouths will feature Krista Voda, Kyle Petty, A.J. Allmendinger and Nate Ryan.
The Dale Jr. Download returns for its second season on NBCSN and moves to Wednesday nights at 5 p.m. ET. Hosted by racing legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Mike Davis. The Download includes insight into the world of NASCAR’s Most Popular Driver 15 times over as well as candid commentary regarding all things motorsports. Wednesday’s premiere episode will feature an interview with legendary NASCAR promoter and former Charlotte Motor Speedway president, Humpy Wheeler.
Season seven of NASCAR America will air live weeknights at 5 p.m. ET, originating daily from NBC Sports Group’s studio in Charlotte, N.C. Each show will focus on topics on the sport of NASCAR, it’s drivers, past and present, teams and fans.
Listed below is the typical weekly schedule for season six of NASCAR America on NBCSN.
- Monday: NASCAR America at 5 p.m. ET
- Tuesday: NASCAR America Motormouths at 5 p.m. ET
- Wednesday: Dale Jr. Download at 5 p.m. ET
- Thursday*: NASCAR America Motormouths at 5 p.m. ET
*Starting Thursday, February 20
NASCAR ON NBC
NBC Sports returns for its sixth season of NASCAR on NBC coverage beginning Sunday, June 21 from Chicagoland Speedway.
The official home of the NASCAR Playoffs, NBC Sports will present the final 20 NASCAR Cup Series races and the final 19 NASCAR Xfinity Series races, as well as the ARCA Menards Series and NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour on NBCSN and TrackPass on NBC Sports Gold. NBC Sports NASCAR programming also includes NBCSN’s daily motorsports show NASCAR America, coverage of NASCAR’s Awards Ceremonies, the annual NASCAR Hall of Fame induction ceremony, as well as original programming specials.