Celebrate Jeff Gordon’s final NASCAR Sprint Cup season with two of his memorable victories on NBCSN tonight.
NBCSN is showing Sprint Cup races that aired on NBC from 2001-2005 in anticipation of NASCAR’s return to NBC this weekend at Daytona International Speedway.
Races will be shown from 7-9 p.m. ET and 9-11 p.m. ET. It’s part of NBCSN’s NASCAR block. Each night from 5 p.m. to midnight ET, NBCSN will air various NASCAR programming, including NASCAR America.
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It all leads to Saturday night’s Xfinity race on NBCSN and Sunday night’s Sprint Cup race on NBC.
Here’s the list of classic races airing this week on NBCSN (all times Eastern):
7 – 9 p.m. – 2005 Martinsville – Jeff Gordon scores an emotional victory a year after the Hendrick Motorsports plane clash claimed 10 lives.
9- 11 p.m. – 2004 Brickyard 400 – Jeff Gordon joins an elite class of drivers with his fourth career victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
7 – 9 p.m. – 2001 Daytona July race – Dale Earnhardt Jr. scores an emotional win in NASCAR’s first race at Daytona International Speedway since Dale Earnhardt Sr.’s death there in February.
9 – 11 p.m. – 2004 Daytona 500 – Dale Earnhardt Jr. wins this race for the first time, coming six years to the day after his father’s lone victory in this event.