Press Release

Posted by Andy Hall on July 23, 2013

ESPN Statement on NASCAR

PRINT VERSIONFILED IN: Corporate Announcements, Motor Sports, NASCAR

Statement from John Skipper, President of ESPN:

“ESPN has enjoyed a long and mutually beneficial relationship with NASCAR.  We have tremendous respect for the France family, the drivers and all in the sport and wish them well.  We will continue to serve NASCAR fans through SportsCenter and our other news platforms as we continue to enhance our industry-leading collection of quality assets.

“We are looking forward to the start of our Sprint Cup season and will continue with our deep commitment to the highest quality coverage.”

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Contact:           Andy Hall at 386-492-2246, andy.hall@espn.com.