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Daytona 500 and Speedweeks Coverage on SiriusXM

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SiriusXM will offer the most comprehensive audio coverage of the 62nd running of the Daytona 500 on February 16, as well as all the news and events of NASCAR’s annual Speedweeks leading up to race day. Subscribers nationwide will have access to the live race broadcast, in-car audio from some of the sport’s top drivers, and daily coverage from Daytona International Speedway.

On Daytona 500 race day, SiriusXM will offer 15 hours of live programming from the speedway starting at 7:00 am ET. Subscribers will hear every lap of the “The Great American Race” (green flag approximately 3:00 pm ET) plus full pre- and post-race coverage with expert analysis, reports from pit road and the garages, driver introductions and interviews with the race winner and other drivers.

The programming airs on the exclusive 24/7 SiriusXM NASCAR Radio channel (ch. 90). Go to SiriusXM.com/NASCARonSXM for more info.

SiriusXM NASCAR Radio will also provide live coverage of the Busch Clash at DAYTONA this Sunday, Feb. 9 (3:00 pm ET), the Bluegreen Vacations Duel at DAYTONA, the 150-mile NASCAR Cup Series qualifying races, on Thursday, Feb. 13 (6:00 pm ET), the NextEra Energy Resources 250 NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race on Friday, Feb. 14 (7:00 pm ET), and the NASCAR Racing Experience 300 Xfinity Series race on Saturday, Feb. 15 (2:00 pm ET).

Each day leading up to the Daytona 500, fans will get up-to-the-moment news, analysis and interviews with drivers, owners and crew members on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio, which will broadcast live from Daytona every day.

Throughout the day on Wednesday, Feb. 12, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio will broadcast live from Daytona 500 Media Day, where hosts from the channel will interview each of the drivers in attendance.

On Thursday, Feb. 13, leading into the Bluegreen Vacations Duel at DAYTONA, SiriusXM’s Dave Moody will host a special broadcast open to the public from the Chevy Experience at Daytona (3:00 pm ET). Moody will preview the evening’s twin races and interview several Chevy drivers.

On Friday, Feb. 14, 2018 NASCAR Cup Series Champion and driver of the No. 22 Team Penske Ford Joey Logano will host a new live edition of his exclusive SiriusXM show Behind the Wheel with Joey Logano (10:00 am ET). Behind the Wheel with Joey Logano can be heard select Friday’s throughout the season on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.

On Monday, Feb. 17, on The Morning Drive, hosts Mike Bagley and Pete Pistone will be joined live in studio by the 2020 Daytona 500 champion driver, crew chief and owner.

Throughout the season, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio offers the most in-depth audio coverage of NASCAR 24 hours a day, seven days a week, showcasing a roster of expert hosts that includes current and former NASCAR drivers, owners, crew members and insiders.

SiriusXM NASCAR Radio features a roster of expert hosts that includes Daytona 500-winning former crew chiefs Larry McReynolds and Jeff Hammond, former NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series Champion Mike Skinner, JTG Daugherty Racing co-owner Brad Daugherty, plus active and former drivers Brendan Gaughan, Parker Kilgerman and Andy Hillenburg. Listeners will also hear from insiders like Mike Bagley, Claire B. Lang, Dave Moody, Pete Pistone, Danny “Chocolate” Myers, Pat Patterson, Angie Skinner, Brad Gillie, Matt Yocum, Danielle Trotta, Alan Cavanna, Jeff Gluck, Dustin Long, Bob Pockrass, Nate Ryan, Shannon Spake, Lee Spencer, Doug Rice, Brett McMillan, Jerry Bonkowski, John Roberts, Kaitlyn Vincie, Jack Arute, Chris Knight, Kelly Crandall and Mojo Nixon.

About Jerry Milani

Jerry Milani is a freelance writer and public relations executive living in Bloomfield, N.J. He has worked in P.R. for more than 30 years in college and conference sports media relations, two agencies and for the International Fight League, a team-based mixed martial arts league, and now is the PR manager for FAN EXPO, which runs pop culture and celebrity conventions across North America. Milani is also the play-by-play announcer for Caldwell University football and basketball broadcasts. He is a proud graduate of Fordham University and when not attending a Yankees, Rams or Cougars game can be reached at Jerry (at) JerryMilani (dot) com.

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