Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY SERIES race on FS1 scored a +6% increase in average viewership (2,253,000 vs. 2,120,000) and a +8% bump among A18-49 (513,000 vs. 474,000) over the 2016 race. The NASCAR XFINITY SERIES race propelled FS1 to the top spot for total viewership among all cable channels during the time period. FS1's post-race show was the second most-watched post-event show in network history with 2,130,000 viewers, behind only the Oct. 22, 2016, National League Championship post-game show.
NASCAR RACEDAY-XFINITY: Saturday's NASCAR RACEDAY-XFINITY, FS1's dedicated pre-race show for the NASCAR XFINITY SERIES, was up +8% in average viewership over last year (1,175,000 vs. 1,090,000).
(Fox Sports PR)