1 OCT 02
| SPEED Channel signs on
with ASA for 2003-2004 Seasons
6 JAN 03
For 2003 ASA and SPEED Channel have reached an agreement calling for SPEED to become the exclusive television network for the 2003 and 2004 ASA Racing Series.
SPEED Channel, the nation's fastest-growing sports cable network, is the first and only 24-hour cable network devoted exclusively to motorsports and the human fascination for speed. In addition to extensive original NASCAR programming, SPEED Channel is home to many of the world's marquee racing events including CART, F1, Classic Cars, LeMans, the American LeMans Series, World Rally and car shows from around the globe. Currently seen in nearly 54.5 million U.S. homes and 4.5 million more in Canada.
The agreement calls for flag-to-flag coverage of the entire 20-event 2003 ASA schedule. 19 of the 20 events will be televised live and most of the races will be run on Saturday nights at 9:00PM EST. The ASA will also be visiting three new venues this year; Houston Motor Speedway in Houston, TX, Mansfield Motorsports Speedway in Mansfield, OH and Lake Erie Speedway in Erie, PA.
The 2003 season kicks off at USA International Speedway on March 22,
2003 in Lakeland, FL. Race Time is 9:00PM. Click here to view the full
2003 ASA Schedule