NASCAR America at 5 p.m. ET: Martinsville preview, Comcast Community Champion finalists


Today’s episode of NASCAR America airs from 5-6 p.m. ET on NBCSN and gives you one last preview of this weekend’s racing at Martinsville Speedway, which opens the third round of the Cup playoffs.

Carolyn Manno hosts with Parker Kligerman from Stamford, Connecticut. Jeff Burton joins them from Burton’s Garage.

On today’s show:

  • With Martinsville set to kick off the Round of 8, who’s left in the race to Miami? Four former champions, two young stars, a five-time Martinsville winner and the hottest driver in the sport. But which of those eight is carrying the most urgency to win this weekend?
  • Parker Kligerman jumps in the iRacing Simulator to see why Martinsville is still tough as ever.
  • More on Darrell Wallace Jr.’s move to the Cup Series, as he takes over the No. 43 car at Richard Petty Motorsports next season. How can “Bubba” add to the Petty legacy?
  • We reveal the 2017 finalists for the Comcast Community Champion Award that honors members of the NASCAR community and their charitable service.

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