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NASCAR Drivers Doing Weekly XM Satellite Radio Shows

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and Jimmie Johnson Move From Behind Wheel to Microphone


NASCAR drivers Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and Jimmie Johnson have each launched their own weekly radio shows on XM Satellite Radio

"Jimmie Johnson: Not What You Expected with Marty Smith" is heard at 7:00 pm ET, Thursdays, on XM's NASCAR Radio (XM Channel 144). "Dale Jr.'s Unrestricted" follows at 7:30 pm ET.

The new XM show "Dale Jr.'s Unrestricted" features Earnhardt talking about the latest happenings on the NASCAR circuit, as well as music and other personal interests on the wide-ranging show.

"Listeners to my new show on XM will get a real sense of who I am both on and off the track," says Dale Jr.

"Jimmie Johnson: Not What You Expected with Marty Smith" features Johnson and co-host Smith giving a behind-the-scenes look at the sport.

Johnson says, "There are enough shows out there with all the nuts and bolts and stats and all the stuff that goes with our sport. I want to bring in a totally different aspect of what goes on once those cameras shut off and everybody goes on to their normal way of life."

- Portions From an XM Satellite Radio Press Release

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