USA Network announced that “Championship raceA new unscripted series about the drivers and teams of the NASCAR Cup Series will premiere on Thursday, September 1 at 10:00 pm ET.
You can watch the trailer for the series above.
Below is the full US press release for the series:
Start your engines! USA Network’s new unscripted series Race to the Championship, which premieres Thursday, September 1 at 10 pm ET/PT, provides a behind-the-scenes look at the elite drivers and teams competing in the NASCAR Cup Series.
By documenting the lives of top athletes on and off the track, viewers will get a rare glimpse of what it takes to balance personal relationships with the pressure required to perform. Packed with action, heart and drama, this thrilling series will let you experience what it really means to race the world’s top-level stock cars. Watch drivers mentally and physically pushed to their limits as they experience a NASCAR season unlike any other – with a new car, new tracks and new challenges – for a chance to make history.
Over 10 episodes of Race to the Championship tell the story of the 2022 NASCAR Cup season and playoffs. The series will feature past champions such as Chase Elliott, Kyle Larson, Kyle Bush, Joey Logano as well as Brad Keselowskialong with other drivers looking to write their own NASCAR legacy, including Ryan BlaneyDaniel Suarez, Ross Chastain, Corey Lajoie and others.
The 10-week NASCAR Cup Series playoffs begin at Darlington Raceway on September 4 at 6:00 pm ET / 3:00 pm PT in the US. To see the results and schedule of the playoffs, clickHERE.
NBC Sports, the official home of NASCAR’s championship and playoffs, will once again feature the last 20 NASCAR Cup Series and 19 NASCAR Xfinity Series races in 2022 on NBC, USA Network and Peacock, culminating in the Phoenix Raceway Championship on November 5th. -6. Click here for more information on NBC Sports’ 2022 NASCAR coverage.
Race to the Championship is produced by NASCAR Studios and is executive produced by Tim Clark, Matt Summers, Talley Hare and Amy Anderson, and NASCAR’s Chaz Gray.
Race to the Championship is the second unscripted series featuring NASCAR to debut in the US this season.
“Austin Dillon’s life in the fast lane”, which debuted in June, starring the former Daytona 500 winner, his wife Whitney and son Ace, as well as one of Dillon’s pit crew, Paul Swan, and his wife Marielle.