WATCH LIVE: NASCAR AMERICA at 5 pm ET — Chase contenders, Dad’s Day tributes, Michigan’s NASCAR history


The crew at NASCAR America continues to rev up for Sunday’s high-speed action at Michigan International Speedway, as Rick Allen and Kyle Petty man the anchor desk for Thursday’s edition.

Among today’s show highlights:

* Joining us from our Charlotte studio, Marty Snider and Ricky Rudd discuss Chase contenders, the high speeds at Michigan and how drivers make decisions during a race like we’ll see Sunday.

* Father’s Day tributes.

* Eli Gold continues says “Yes to Michigan” with his weekly series focusing on NASCAR’s past with a history of racing in the Wolverine State,

As a reminder, if you can’t be near a TV, you can CLICK HERE to stream it online and on your mobile device with NBC Sports Live Extra.

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Again, CLICK HERE at 5 p.m. ET to watch NBCSN’s NASCAR AMERICA.