Motor Racing Network Announces Live Streaming

Friday, February 24, 2012 - by Kent Whitaker via MRN

Race fans, start your streaming! Now you can listen to live streaming of NASCAR race coverage of all three series courtesy of MRN – Motor Racing Network – “The Voice of NASCAR”. The streaming started with Saturday night’s Budweiser Shootout at Daytona International Speedway and will continue with the entire season of racing. Streaming will include Sprint Cup, Nationwide, Camping World Series races as well as network shows.

Now race fans will be able to hear MRN race broadcasts online as well as over the airwaves by visiting

motorracingnetwork.com">www.motorracingnetwork.com.  MRN has 350 affiliate radio stations across the country. MRN’s 2012 broadcast schedule features 86 live events from thirty three venues, including full coverage from Speedweeks in Daytona that will culminate with the 54th running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday. 

In addition to all races streaming live on MotorRacingNetwork.com, listeners in MRN markets will be able to access the broadcasts on the websites of individual stations which choose to stream the events. Motor Racing Network’s daily and weekly programming is also part of the agreement.  NASCAR Live on Tuesday nights recently launched its 29th year. 

NASCAR Today – hosted by Woody Cain and Kyle Rickey – is fed to affiliates three times daily featuring breaking news and updates from the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR Nationwide Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

“This has been a long time in the making and the patience our fans have shown has paid off,” said MRN President and Executive Producer David Hyatt.  “As we start our 43rd year as ‘The Voice of NASCAR,’ Motor Racing Network is excited about the opportunity to reach our fans in the digital media space.  This is a dynamic new platform for the network and our affiliate radio stations across the country to serve NASCAR’s growing fan base online.”


Shorter Wins 4-2 Over Lee

The Shorter University Hawks celebrated homecoming afternoon with a 4-2 victory over the Lee University men's soccer team at the Ben Brady Field on Friday . The win allowed the Hawks to improve to 5-4-0 in the important Gulf South Conference (GSC) race and 7-9-1 overall. The Flames slipped to 7-8-2 in overall play and dropped to 2-6-1 in the GSC. Lee will close out the regular ... (click for more)

Boyd Bucs Blank Silverdale, 46-0

Junior E.J. Matthews rushed for 161 and one touchdown and Jeremy Borders scored on a punt return as visiting Boyd Buchanan defeated Silverdale, 46-0,  t o claim the District 5-A football championship Friday night. Senior Austin Jackson also scored three rushing touchdowns as the Bucs gained 328 yards on the ground (8.4 avg per carry). The Blue and Gold defense held ... (click for more)

Chickamauga Lock To Reopen As Soon As Next Thursday

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District  plans to reopen Chickamauga Lock to all navigation traffic as early as next Thursday. An inspection of the upper gate anchorage and a repair plan were completed today. Chickamauga Lock closed on Monday after a routine inspection revealed a crack in the anchorage of the upper gate. Lt. Col. John Hudson, commander ... (click for more)

Downtown Chattanooga Apartment Complex That Brought $3 Million Profit Exempt From Most Taxes Until 2022 Under PILOT

A downtown Chattanooga apartment complex that recently was sold at a $3 million profit is exempt from most property taxes through 2022 under a PILOT (payment in lieu of taxes) agreement.   No payment of school taxes was included in the deal for Walnut Commons at Walnut Street and Aquarium Way.   The only taxes due on the property for the next eight ... (click for more)

A Vote For Education Is Critical In Tennessee

In a state where just 28 percent of eighth graders are proficient in math and 33 percent are proficient in reading according to national assessments, education is deserving of more attention in 2014 elections. Across the country, more parents are making informed decisions about their child’s education, but for Volunteer State parents without resources, choices are difficult to come ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: My Garden In November

As the first day of November arrives today, it is cold enough in my garden to officially certify that fall has fell! There are even signs of ice on the ground but there is a bounty crop of acorns so, in keeping with our monthly tradition, some will get shiny acorns and others will get a chunk of cold ice: A SHINY ACORN for Patriots football coach Bill Belichick for scoffing at ... (click for more)