CONCORD - Major news for racing fans who love to hear how their favorite drivers are doing on the track - while on the road. A new deal struck this morning, will bring a portion of races back to Charlotte's radio airwaves.
Tuesday morning during the John Boy and Billy radio show at the WRFX (99.7 The Fox) studios in Charlotte, Marcus Smith joined Performance Racing Network President Doug Rice in announcing the new deal.
According to Rice and Smith, WRFX will broadcast all 13 PRN races on the radio, starting this weekend at the Cobalt Tools 400 race in Las Vegas. PRN is based out of Concord.
The announcement is big news for people in Charlotte, after WSOC FM 103 announced that it wouldn't carry NASCAR races this season, for the first time in years.