TSN Secures Multi-Year Broadcast Deal for NASCAR Canadian Tire Series

TSN announced today a multi-year agreement for exclusive
broadcast rights to the newly-formed NASCAR Canadian Tire Series, which
launches in May of 2007. TSN will televise 12 one-hour broadcasts, which
will include race coverage, driver interviews and features.

The announcement
complements TSN’s extensive NASCAR broadcast package. With an expanded
schedule for the 2007 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series of 28 races, up from 21 races
last season, TSN also recently announced the acquisition of TV rights to all 35
NASCAR Busch Series races, including the inaugural


popularity north of the border continues to grow, TSN has enjoyed increased
NASCAR audiences, which have more than doubled in the past 10 years,” said
Phil King, President, TSN. “The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series offers
TSN the opportunity to showcase and support Canadian drivers and Canadian
racing as part of the network’s all-encompassing NASCAR coverage.”

The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series
was announced in September 2006, following the acquisition of certain assets of
the CASCAR Super Series. The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series will stage
events nationally with a schedule of 12 races (May-October) throughout

Many of the former CASCAR drivers and teams are anticipated to compete in the

“This is a very
important announcement for NASCAR Canadian Tire Series. Canadian racing
fans will have the broadest offering of NASCAR programming including the NASCAR
NEXTEL Cup Series, NASCAR Busch Series, and the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series,”
said Robbie Weiss, Managing Director, NASCAR International. “We are
excited to continue this great partnership with TSN and bring the best of
Canadian racing to a broader audience.”

TSN’s broadcast schedule of the
NASCAR Canadian Tire Series will be announced following confirmation of the
race schedule.