NBC Draws Strong Ratings For Busy Racing Weekend

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – A full weekend of racing involving three major North American racing series provided a big ratings improvement for NBC and NBCSN. Coverage from Sebring on Saturday evening delivered NBCSN’s most-watched IMSA race on record. ET) averaged a Total Audience Delivery (TAD) of 2.764 million viewers, up 24% vs. last year’s Texas race (2.228 million; 11/3/19), and up 14% vs. the first race of last year’s schedule on NBCSN from Chicagoland (2.428 million; 6/30/19). Viewership peaked at more than 3.2 million TV-only viewers (3.272 million) in the 7-7:15 p.m. Saturday’s Xfinity Series coverage on NBCSN (3:01-5:34 p.m. ET) averaged a TAD of nearly 1 million viewers (980,000), up 29% vs. last year’s race at Texas (757,000; 11/2/19) to rank as the most-watched Xfinity race from Texas on cable in four years. Viewership peaked at nearly 1.2 million viewers (1.173 million) during the 5:15-5:30 p.m. Viewership was also up 91% vs. the IMSA average for races on NBCSN.

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