Speed Channel to Expand Live NASCAR Coverage

Umstead, R. Thomas
August 2004
Multichannel News;8/30/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 35, p22
Reports on the plan of Speed Channel to expand its live television coverage of the National Association Nextel Cup for Stock Car Auto Racing Series event in September 2004. Reaction of Rick Miner, a senior vice president at the network, to the plan; Details of a broadcasting special focusing on the Soap Box Derby that will be initiated by the network.


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