CBS Sports To Televise Live ARCA Races


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The CBS Sports Network will televise at least three live ARCA Racing Series events this year.

CBS Sports Network’s coverage, part of its CBS Sports Spectacular programming, begins with the Akona 250 on June 21 from Elko (Minn.) Speedway. In addition, CBS Sports Network will televise races from Winchester (Ind.) Speedway on July 6 and Madison Int’l Speedway in Oregon, Wis., on Aug. 24.

“We are pleased to provide additional exposure of the ARCA Racing Series on CBS Sports Network,” said Mark Gundrum, ARCA vice president for business development and corporate partnerships. “This opportunity is great for the teams, sponsors and fans of the series.”

CBS Sports Network’s coverage will include some of the series’ best short-track races.

“The ARCA short-track race events are some of the best each year and we’re excited to bring the side-by-side action to CBS Sports Network’s viewers,” Gundrum concluded.