Race fans nationwide can tune in on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio, channel 90
NEW YORK – June 1, 2012 – Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today announced that three-time and reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Tony Stewart will host a special edition of Tony Stewart Live from Eldora Speedway, Stewart’s dirt track in Rossburg, Ohio, this Tuesday, June 5 (7:00 – 9:00 pm ET).
The broadcast will be available to listeners nationwide on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio, channel 90 on Sirius and XM Premier (formerly known as “The Best of Sirius”).
The show airs the night before Stewart’s annual “Prelude to the Dream,” the all-star dirt Late Model race that will be run at the half-mile dirt oval and will feature some of racing’s best drivers including NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson, Danica Patrick, Kyle Busch, Clint Bowyer, Ryan Newman, Kasey Kahne, Kurt Busch, Ray Evernham, Tony Stewart, IZOD IndyCar Series driver Tony Kanaan and others.
On the program, Stewart and co-host Matt Yocum will offer a preview of the Prelude, take calls from race fans across the country, and discuss the current NASCAR season. Scheduled guests on the program include Clint Bowyer, who won the 2011 Prelude, and Steve Letarte, crew chief for Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the #88 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team.
Tony Stewart Live airs on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio at various times during the year, including during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series’ Champion’s Week, when Stewart and Yocum host their annual season-ending “Stewie Awards” broadcast.
The Prelude to the Dream event will be broadcast live on HBO Pay-Per-View® with net proceeds from the telecast supporting the charitable organization Feed the Children (www.feedthechildren.org)
SiriusXM is the Official Satellite Radio Partner of NASCAR, broadcasting every NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race live on SiriusXM NASCAR Radio, channel 90, the only radio channel dedicated to NASCAR 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
For more info please visit www.siriusxm.com/nascar.