FOX Sports 1 To Host "NASCAR Night" On Valentine's Day
No date for Valentine’s Day this year? FOX Sports 1 (FS1) has a memorable night planned that is sure to get everyone’s heart racing. On Friday, Feb. 14, FS1 will host “NASCAR Night on FOX Sports 1,” a three-and-a-half-hour block of primetime NASCAR programming leading into the 56th Daytona 500 on Sunday, Feb. 23. The specials are as follows:
FOX Sports 1-On-1 with Jimmie Johnson (7:30 – 8 p.m. EDT) — Curt Menefee interviews NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) champion Jimmie Johnson leading up to the Daytona 500.
THE DAY: DAYTONA PRIMETIME (8 – 9 p.m. EDT) — The NASCAR Productions special spotlights the first time the Daytona 500 aired on primetime in 2012. The program features personal recounts of the major happenings during the day-long event, including extensive rain delays, Juan Pablo Montoya’s contact with a jet dryer and subsequent fiery explosion, Brad Keselowski’s infamous in-race tweeting, Danica Patrick’s first Daytona 500 and more.
RETURN OF THE 3 (9 – 10 p.m. EDT) — Produced by NASCAR Productions, this new documentary explores the impact the iconic No. 3 has had on the NASCAR industry, its fans and the world.
THE DAY: REMEMBERING DALE EARNHARDT (10 – 11 p.m. EDT) — NASCAR Productions presents an encore presentation examining Dale Earnhardt’s death. It features interviews from those involved and close to the Earnhardt family.