Local and Cable Affiliates to carry, video stream at AmericanSportsNet.com…
TOLEDO, Ohio (June 1, 2016) – The ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards “Music City 200” from Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville is scheduled to air on the American Sports Network (ASN) this Thursday, June 2 at 7:00 p.m. Eastern. The tape-delayed broadcast will mark the second ARCA telecast on the start-up 24-hour ASN sports network owned by Sinclair Broadcasting Group.
The delayed telecast will be available on all ASN 24/7 outlets, and will also be streamed on-line at the ASN website, AmericanSportsNet.com.
Fans seeking to find local ASN affiliates can do so by visiting AmericanSportsNet.com and clicking on the schedule button at the top of the home page. Click on the ARCA Racing Series Music City 200 in the schedule, insert your zip code under “Find your station,” and submit. The available channels will appear in the box to the right of the submit button. Fans can also access the “channel finder” at arcaracing.com, by clicking on the “Music City 200” from Nashville ASN Broadcast Information” in the right hand column on the homepage, including a complete list of affiliates carrying the Menards 200.
Visitors receiving a message stating that the program is not available in their area can watch the stream live at 7:00 p.m. Eastern on ASN’s website.
ASN is the sports division of Sinclair Networks Group, a subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI). Sinclair is the largest television station operator in the United States, owning or operating a 171 television stations in 81 markets. Through relationships with over the air broadcasters and other regional sports networks, ASN looks to expand the reach and exposure of the ARCA Racing Series.
ASN is scheduled to air five ARCA Racing Series events live, which began with the May 22 Menards 200 from Toledo (Ohio) Speedway. ASN will also televise live races from Madison (Wis.) International Speedway June 19; Winchester (Ind.) Speedway Sunday June 26; Berlin Raceway (just west of Grand Rapids, Mich.) August 6; and the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield August 21.
In addition, the ASN network is in the planning stages to air a series of motorsports events in a consistent mid-week prime-time slot. Plans call for the five live ARCA events to be re-aired during this motorsports block, plus additional delayed coverage of events from the DuQuoin (Ill.) State Fairgrounds, and both Salem (Ind.) Speedway events.
American Sports Network TV Coverage, ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards
ABOUT THE AMERICAN SPORTS NETWORK
ASN is a division of Sinclair Networks Group, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc., one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country. For more information on ASN, please visit www.americansportsnet.com.
ABOUT ARCA RACING
For more than 60 years the ARCA Racing Series presented Menards has offered race fans a diverse brand of stock car racing on short tracks, dirt tracks, road courses and superspeedways. Founded by John and Mildred Marcum, the ARCA Racing Series is a destination for professional race drivers and a developmental series which transitions and prepares drivers for the advancement of their careers into the highest levels of the sport.
For more information, visit www.arcaracing.com