NASCAR Radio 2 will provide fans with in-car audio from FanScan and will cover events in the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series, NASCAR Busch Series, and NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series.
NASCAR Radio 2 debuts Saturday, September 4, with in-car coverage of the NASCAR Busch Series Target House 300 from California Speedway. The new channel will continue through the Chase for the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup and will air during the entire 2005 NASCAR season.
NASCAR Radio 2 will be available on XM Channel 145 and NASCAR Radio is Channel 144.
"XM is thrilled to offer NASCAR fans a dedicated channel for listening to all the real-time communications between drivers and their teams for every race," said Kevin Straley, vice president of talk programming, XM Satellite Radio.
- Portions from an XM Satellite Radio Press Release