WATCH LIVE: NASCAR AMERICA at 5 pm ET — 2015 to be Jeff Gordon’s last full-time season in Sprint Cup

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We have a very special edition of NASCAR America today, as we reflect on Jeff Gordon’s announcement that 2015 will be his final full-time season in NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series.

Today’s edition of NASCAR America will be televised LIVE from 5 to 5:30 pm ET. Leigh Diffey and Parker Kligerman will be in-studio, while Kyle Petty and Steve Letarte will be at our Charlotte studios.

Here’s what’s on tap for today’s show:

  • With today’s news that 2015 will be the last full-time season in NASCAR Sprint Cup for Jeff Gordon, today’s episode will focus on one of NASCAR’s greatest all-time drivers.
  • Jeff Gordon will join us, via satellite, to discuss his decision, his future with the sport and how he’ll approach the upcoming NASCAR season, his last as a full-time driver.
  • Our Marty Snider caught up with Jeff Gordon’s current boss, Rick Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports, to discuss the announcement, its impact on the organization and the future of Hendrick Motorsports without Jeff Gordon.
  • Dave Burns travelled to the Hendrick Motorsports shop in Concord, N.C., to catch up with Ray Evernham — current Hendrick Motorsports consultant and Jeff Gordon’s first NASCAR Sprint Cup crew chief — on Gordon’s announcement and his favorite memories from working with Gordon.
  • We look back at the Top-5 wins of Jeff Gordon’s career.

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Peacock to stream all Supercross and Motocross races in 2023, plus inaugural SuperMotocross Championship

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NBC Sports and Feld Motor Sports announced that Peacock and the NBC family of networks will stream all 31 races of the combined Monster Energy Supercross, Lucas Oil Pro Motocross and the newly created SuperMotocross World Championship beginning January 7, 2023 at Angel Stadium in Anaheim, California and ending October 14 in the place where Supercross was born: the Los Angeles Coliseum.

The combined series will create a 10-month calendar of events, making it one of the longest professional sports’ seasons in the United States.

The agreement is for multiple years. The season finale will air live on Peacock and the USA Network.

Peacock will present live coverage of all races, qualifying and heats across both series. The 31 total races will mark a record for the combined number of Supercross and Pro Motocross events that NBC Sports will present in a single season.

NBC, USA Network and CNBC will provide coverage of all races, including the SuperMotocross World Championship Playoffs and Final, through 2023 and beyond. For more information about the Peacock streaming service, click here.

“With our wide array of live and original motorsports offerings, Peacock is a natural home for Supercross and Pro Motocross races,” said Rick Cordella, Chief Commercial Officer, Peacock. “We’re looking forward to providing fans with an easily-accessible destination to find every race all season long, including the exciting finish with the newly formed SuperMotocross World Championship.”

MORE: A conversation about media rights created the new SuperMotocross World Championship Series

The NBC family of networks has been home to Supercross for the past several seasons and this is a continuation of that relationship. The media rights for both series expired at the end of 2022, which allowed Supercross and Motocross to combine their efforts.

In fact, it was that conversation that led to the formation of the SuperMotocross World Championship (SMX).

The SMX series will begin on September 9, 2023 after the conclusion of the Pro Motocross season. Points will accumulate from both series to seed the SMX championship, which creates a record number of unified races.

“The SuperMotocross World Championship adds a new dimension to the annual Supercross and Pro Motocross seasons that will result in crowning the ultimate World Champion,” said Stephen C. Yaros, SVP Global Media and Supercross for Feld Motor Sports. “We are thrilled to be extending our relationship with NBC Sports so our fans can watch all the racing action streaming live on Peacock and the option to also watch select rounds on NBC, USA Network and CNBC.”

Complete 2023 coverage schedules for Supercross, Pro Motocross and the SuperMotocross World Championship on Peacock, NBC, USA Network and CNBC will be announced in the near future.