NASCAR and NBC Sports announced today broadcast coverage for the 2022 slate of grassroots races on USA Network, including events in the ARCA Menards Series East and West, and NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour.
USA Network will air tape-delayed coverage of every race from the three series – except those that are combined ARCA Menards Series events – for a total of 30 race broadcasts. All televised coverage on USA Network will stream on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
All races from the ARCA Menards Series East and West (when not combined with ARCA Menards Series events), and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour will air live on FloRacing.
NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour
The season kicked off with the New Smyrna Visitors Bureau 200 at New Smyrna Speedway on Feb. 12. USA Network begins its grassroots coverage with a tape-delayed broadcast of the event at 12 p.m. ET Friday.
ARCA Menards Series East
The 2022 campaign started with the Race to Stop Suicide 200 at New Smyrna Speedway on Feb. 15. USA Network will provide tape-delayed coverage of the event at 1 p.m. ET Friday.
ARCA Menards Series West
The NAPA Auto Parts 150 at Irwindale Speedway marks the first USA Network race of the season for the ARCA Menards Series West. It will air live on FloRacing at 10:05 p.m. ET on March 26 before USA Network provides tape-delayed coverage at 1 p.m. ET April 1.
“NBC Sports is a fantastic partner and supporter of grassroots racing,” said Brandon Igdalsky, NASCAR managing director, touring series. “Showcasing the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour and ARCA Menards Series East and West on USA Network delivers grassroots racing to a potential new fanbase, spotlights the stars of tomorrow, and provides avid fans with another quality content option.”
Complete event/air dates and times for all three series on USA Network are below. All times eastern and schedule subject to change.
2022 ARCA Menards Series East Schedule
|USA Network Coverage||Time|
|Tue. Feb. 15||New Smyrna Speedway||Fri. Feb. 25||1:00 PM|
|Sat. March 19||Five Flags Speedway||Live – 6:05 PM||Mon. March 28||1:00 PM|
|Fri. April 29||Dover Motor Speedway||Live – 5:30 PM||Fri. May 6||1:00 PM|
|Sat. May 7||Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway||Live – 9:35 PM||Fri. May 13||12:00 PM|
2022 ARCA Menards Series West Schedule
|USA Network Coverage||Time|
|Sat. March 26||Irwindale Speedway||Live – 10:05 PM||Fri. April 1||1:00 PM|
|Sat. April 23||Kern County Raceway Park||Live – 10:00 PM||Fri. April 29||1:00 PM|
|Sat. June 4||Portland International Raceway||Live – 7:30 PM||Fri. June 10||12:00 PM|
|Sat. June 11||Sonoma Raceway||Live – 2:30 PM||Thurs. June 16||2:00 PM|
|Sat. July 2||Irwindale Speedway||Live – 10:00 PM||Fri. July 8||12:00 PM|
|Sat. Aug. 20||Evergreen Speedway||Live – 9:30 PM||Fri. Aug. 26||2:00 PM|
|Sat. Sept. 3||Portland International Raceway||Live – 8:00 PM||Sun. Sept. 11||1:00 PM|
|Sat. Oct. 1||All American Speedway||Live – 9:45 PM||Fri. Oct. 7||3:00 PM|
|Fri. Oct. 14||The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway||Live – 11:35 PM||Fri. Oct. 21||12:00 PM|
|Sat. Nov. 5||Phoenix Raceway||Live – 10:00 PM||Fri. Nov. 11||1:00 PM|
2022 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Schedule
|Sat. Feb. 12||New Smyrna Speedway||Fri. Feb. 25||12:00 PM|
|Fri. April 1||Richmond Raceway||Live – 6:30 PM||Sat. April 9||4:00 PM|
|Sat. May 14||Riverhead Raceway||Live – 8:00 PM||Fri. May 20||12:00 PM|
|Sat. May 21||Lee USA Speedway||Live – 7:00 PM||Fri. May 27||12:00 PM|
|Sat. May 28||Jennerstown Speedway||Live – 8:00 PM||Thurs. June 2||2:00 PM|
|Sat. June 18||Monadnock Speedway||Live – 8:30 PM||Sat. June 25||11:30 AM|
|Sat. June 25||Riverhead Raceway||Live – 8:00 PM||Sun. July 3||1:00 PM|
|Sat. July 9||Wall Stadium||Live – 8:00 PM||Fri. July 15||6:30 PM|
|Sat. July 16||New Hampshire Motor Speedway||Live – 6:00 PM||Fri. July 22||12:00 PM|
|Fri. July 29||Claremont Motorsports Park||Live – 9:00 PM||Fri. Aug. 5||1:00 PM|
|Wed. Aug. 17||Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park||Live – 8:00 PM||Sun. Aug. 21||1:00 PM|
|Sat. Aug. 27||Langley Speedway||Live – 8:30 PM||Fri. Sept. 2||12:00 PM|
|Sat, Sept. 3||Oswego Speedway||Live – 7:30 PM||Sun. Sept. 11||12:00 PM|
|Sat. Sept. 17||Riverhead Raceway||Live – 8:00 PM||Sun. Sept. 25||1:30 PM|
|Sat. Oct. 8||Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park||Live – TBD||Sat. Oct 15||2:00 PM|
|Thurs. Oct. 27||Martinsville Speedway||Live – 8:00 PM||Fri. Nov. 4||1:00 PM|