WATCH LIVE: Justin Wilson remembered on Tuesday’s NASCAR AMERICA at 5 p.m. ET, NBCSN

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NBCSN’s NASCAR AMERICA show will pay tribute to Justin Wilson, who died Monday from severe head injuries at age 37 after an accident at the Pocono Raceway on Sunday. It airs at 5 p.m. ET tonight on NBCSN and via live stream at NBC Sports Live Extra.

Wilson’s longtime teammate and friend AJ Allmendinger, who raced with Wilson at RuSPORT in Champ Car and with Michael Shank Racing in both GRAND-AM and the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, will call in to the show. Wilson, Allmendinger, Ozz Negri and John Pew combined to deliver Shank a win at the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 at Daytona in 2012.

Additionally, Wilson’s longtime fellow open-wheel drivers Tony Kanaan and Helio Castroneves are set to call into the show.

NBC Sports Group F1 and IndyCar lead lap-by-lap announcer Leigh Diffey and veteran IndyCar pit reporter Jon Beekhuis will also join the show to discuss Wilson and safety in the motorsports world.

The IndyCar topics will go along with the usual NASCAR discussion, post-Bristol Motor Speedway, with Ryan Blaney and “Scan all 43” features scheduled.

Dave Briggs hosts from Stamford with Jeff Burton and Frank Stoddard at Burton’s Garage.

If you plan to stream today’s show on your laptop or portable device, be sure to have your username and password from your cable/satellite/telco provider handy so your subscription can be verified.

Once you plug in that information, you’ll have access to the stream.

Click here at 5:00 ET to watch NASCAR America live via the stream.

Santino Ferrucci will drive No. 14 for AJ Foyt Racing full time in 2023 IndyCar season

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Santino Ferrucci will return to full-time racing in the NTT IndyCar Series next season, joining AJ Foyt Racing.

Ferrucci had made eight IndyCar starts with three teams since his last full-time season in 2020 while also racing part time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series this year.

He will drive the storied No. 14 Dallara-Chevrolet for four-time Indy 500 winner A.J. Foyt’s team, which will field the car from its Waller, Texas headquarters.

“It’s incredibly exciting to be back in the INDYCAR Series full time,” Ferrucci said in a team release. “Being a part-time driver over the last two years has been hard for me, personally. I’m a race car driver, and I want to compete. Working with different teams has been exciting, and I’m proud that no matter which car I’ve raced, I’ve always shown speed and consistency. I couldn’t be more excited to join AJ Foyt Racing in the 14 Chevy. I can’t wait to make the best of it.”

Ferrucci, 24, had finished a career-best fourth in IndyCar four times, including the 104th Indy 500 in 2020. He was the 2019 Indy 500 rookie of the year with a sixth.

In nine Xfinity starts since 2021, Ferrucci has a career-best finish of 13th at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

“I am thrilled to welcome Santino to the team,” Larry Foyt said in a release. “He’s shown a knack for getting toward the front of the field, and I think he is a racer who moves forward on race day. A.J. sees the fire in him and has enjoyed their meetings together. I think Santino’s experience will help his rookie teammate as well, so he is a great addition to our roster.”

Ferrucci will be teamed at AJ Foyt Racing with Benjamin Pedersen, who finished fifth in the 2022 Indy Lights standings. The team has yet to specify the number for Pedersen’s entry, which will be fielded out of its Indianapolis race shop.

Foyt’s two full-time drivers last season were Dalton Kellett and Kyle Kirkwood, who is moving to Andretti Autosport.