NASCAR AMERICA returns this afternoon at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN with a full recap of Brad Keselowski’s dominant performance on Saturday night at Kentucky Speedway.
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Joining Rick Allen and Kyle Petty in the NBCSN studios this afternoon will be Bill Lester, a longtime veteran in both NASCAR (primarily, the Camping World Truck Series) and sports car racing.
They’ll break down Keselowski’s second Sprint Cup win of the year, while NBCSN’s Marty Snider will compliment that with a report from Team Penske’s headquarters.
And since the 4th of July is coming up, be sure to keep an eye out for some Red, White, and Blue salutes.
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Audi bid farewell to its iconic head of motorsport, Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich, at its end-of-season ‘Race Night’ event in Germany on Friday upon his retirement.
Ullrich took over the reins as Audi’s head of motorsport in 1993 and stayed in the role for 23 years, overseeing its arrival in the prototype class of sports car racing and domination of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Ullrich stepped down from the position at the end of 2016, handing the reins over to ex-Audi DTM chief Dieter Gass, and attended his final racing event with the German marque at its first works Formula E outing in Hong Kong earlier this month.
Ullrich was honored at the Race Night event on Friday and thanked for his efforts in developing Audi into a force within global motorsport.
“In 566 factory-backed commitments during this period he celebrated 209 victories, 13 of them in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, eleven in the 12-hour race at Sebring and nine in the ‘Petit Le Mans’ at Road Atlanta,” a piece on Ullrich’s tenure for Audi’s website reads.
“31 driver titles in super touring car racing, in the DTM and in the sports prototype category are credited to him. 57 campaigners were Audi factory drivers during Wolfgang Ullrich’s era and he was responsible for 18 new developments of racing cars – an impressive tally.”