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Fourth season of /DRIVE on NBCSN starts tonight, 10p ET

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The fourth season of /DRIVE on NBC Sports begins tonight with back-to-back episodes at 10 and 10:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN, and will feature a number of cool automotive elements this season.

Hosts Chris Harris, Mike Spinelli, Matt Farah, and Alex Roy explore speed, technology, and car culture. From Miami to Iceland, Italy to Norway, they take an exhilarating look at sports cars, the future of electric vehicles, the science of speed, low-budget motorsports and the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.

The first episode tonight airs at 10 p.m. ET and is called “What Makes Fast.” Among the segments in the show is one with NASCAR on NBC analyst (and part-time Camping World Truck Series driver) Parker Kligerman and Farah in a wind-tunnel describing aerodynamics over an Xfinity car and new Camaro ZL1-1LE.

The second episode comes in the second half hour at 10:30 p.m. ET, with “Miami Vices,” as the hosts take a fun look at the best – and worst – of Miami car culture.

A teaser video from NBCSN is below.

A couple other teaser videos and links are below, as well.

The /DRIVE premiere comes as part of a big night of motorsports and automotive content on NBCSN.

The GRC Lites season finale from Los Angeles airs at 4:30 p.m. ET before NASCAR America at 5 p.m. ET, additional NASCAR racing at 6, Mecum Top 10 at 7, Caffeine & Octane at 8 and Motorclub at 9 before the /DRIVE premiere.

Verstappen doesn’t want F1 season to end after recent run of form

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Max Verstappen says he is not ready for the 2017 Formula 1 season to come to an end after enjoying a run of strong form through the closing stages of the campaign.

Verstappen endured a rocky run of form through to the end of the European season that saw him suffer a number of reliability issues and score just a single podium finish, taking third in China back in April.

However, the Dutchman has rallied to score more points than any other driver in the last five races, including victories in Malaysia and Mexico, as well as a podium finish in Japan.

Verstappen heads into next weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix chasing a third win of the year to sign off, but joked he does not want the season to end just as he’s got into a good groove.

“We will, of course, try and end the season with a strong result in Abu Dhabi,” Verstappen said. “Last year was actually quite a good race after skipping a pit stop following a spin at Turn 1, it was hard to manage the tires to the end of the race but we did it and finished fourth.

“I would say that my favorite part of the track is at Turns 2 and 3, the fast left, right. It’s also very cool driving underneath the hotel and racing in the darkness with all the lights.

“The final sector at Yas Marina is actually quite technical so you have to be really precise there, but it should also be our strongest part of the track.

“There are quite a few overtaking opportunities to make the race interesting, before the long straight at the hairpin and then at the end of the straight under braking for the next chicane section.

“Abu Dhabi is the last race on the calendar, but I don’t actually want the season to end. I’m really fired up at the moment and I just want to keep going.

“The nice thing will be to spend some time with friends and family over the winter break and then I will look ahead to January and get back into training before it all starts again.”