TNT To Wrap Up NASCAR Summer Series From New Hampshire July 17 - Multichannel

TNT To Wrap Up NASCAR Summer Series From New Hampshire July 17

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TNT will drop the checkered flag on its final 2011 NASCAR telecast this Sunday.
The drama network will air NASCAR Sprint Cup Series action from the New Hampshire Motor Speedway with its presentation of the Lenox Industrial Tools 301 on July 17 at 1 p.m. (ET)
Pre-race coverage , Countdown to Green delivered by Pizza Hut, with Lindsay Czarniak serving as host, begins at noon. Then, play-by-play announcer Adam Alexander will calli the race alongside analysts Kyle Petty and Wally Dallenbach in the booth. Analyst Larry McReynolds will make frequent contributions from the infield as he breaks down crew strategy and analyzes car adjustments.
Through the first five races of its six-competition summer series, TNT has averaged a 3.2 household rating, up 7% from a 3.0 mark from the network's final NASCAR average in 2010.
On July 9, TNT's coverage of the inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup Kentucky event scored a 7% increase to a 3.0 household rating, an 11% gain to 3.51 million household impressions and an 8% advance to 4.97 million viewers from the comparable competition last year. This year's event was marred by a major traffic jam that snarled access to the venue.

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