Another edition of the special behind-the-scenes theater series, “Inside F1 Racing,” featuring the F1 on NBC Sports broadcast team will occur this month, March 28 at Sellersville Theater in Sellersville, Penn.
Two days after the 2017 Formula 1 season opener at the Australian Grand Prix from Melbourne, the F1 on NBC broadcast team of Leigh Diffey, David Hobbs and Steve Matchett will add Sellersville to past locations of the Ridgefield Playhouse in Ridgefield, Conn. (November 2015 and 2016) and Park West theater in Chicago (June 2016).
Further details and a link to buy tickets is here.
The Sellersville event is particularly special as it will feature a special guest in 1978 World Champion Mario Andretti alongside. Andretti turned 77 on Tuesday.
Thursday’s Stage 12 of the 40th Dakar Rally not only closed the overall standings gap in at least two classes (cars and trucks), two other classes (bikes and quads) failed to get going due to weather conditions.
The full video highlights of Stage 12 will air on NBCSN on Friday at 7 pm ET, but here are some of the highlights from Thursday’s action:
2018 Dakar Rally: Nasser Al-Attiyah wins Stage 12 of cars
Stage 12 cancelled due to weather conditions
Ton van Genugten edged out Martin Kolomy in Stage of, while Federico Villagra and Eduard Nikolaev both faced an uphill battle to finish fourth and third respectively.
Even though the Quads were also impacted by weather issues on Thursday, Ignacio Casale, the 2014 Dakar winner, continues to make his case for a second overall victory in the quads.