WBRF FM 98 1 Adds Long Form Qualifying And NASCAR Performance Live
August 9, 2006 | 12:48 A.M. EST
MRN Radio’s complete coverage of long-form qualifying is offered nation-wide prior to each NASCAR NEXTEL CUP Series event.
NASCAR Performance Live hosted by MRN Radio’s Steve Post is produced live each Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. eastern from the NASCAR Technical Institute in Mooresville, NC. NASCAR Performance Live can be heard on over 120 affiliate stations nation-wide.
In addition to the new qualifying programming and NASCAR Performance Live, WBRF currently offers its listeners MRN programming including “NASCAR Today”, “NASCAR Live”, and live race coverage of the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series.
“We are happy to have WBRF, 98.1-FM, Blue Ridge Country add yet another element of MRN programming to its lineup,” said MRN Radio President David Hyatt. “The WBRF programming addition helps us continue to expand our reach and provide quality NASCAR programming each week to markets across the country.”
Located in Galax, Va., with antenna facilities high atop Fisher Peak, North Carolina, the 100,000-watt station owned by Blue Ridge Radio, serves counties in North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia and Tennessee, reaching NASCAR listeners in Charlotte, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and Statesville, N.C., Blacksburg, Va., Bristol, Tenn., and Bluefield, W. Va.
Founded in 1970, MRN Radio is the primary source for NASCAR stock car racing and related radio programming. Its award-winning play-by-play coverage of the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series, NASCAR Busch Series, and NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series is delivered via satellite to over 700 terrestrial radio stations nationwide plus the American Forces Radio Network.