IndyCar on WBC (Johnsonverse)

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IndyCar on WBC logo 2019-present.png
Genre: Sports broadcast
Running Time: Various
Country: United States
Network(s): WBC
WBC Sports Network
Distributed by: Johnson Television
Starring: see below
Narrated by: see below
Opening theme music: "Frankenstein" by the Edgar Winter Group (1993-1999)
NASCAR on CBS 1998-2000 theme by Godfrey Nelson & Lorainne Nelson Wolf (2019-)
"Delta Force Theme" by Alan Silvestri (2019-; Indianapolis 500 only)
Photography: Color
Picture format: 4:3 (1993-94)
16:9 (1994-)


IndyCar on WBC (originally IRL on WBC from 1993 to 1999) is the name given for WBC and WBC Sports Network's coverage of IndyCar races. The series broadcasts both IndyCar series, the NTT IndyCar Series and FedEx Champ Car Series.

History

In 1992, WBC signed a multi-year, billion-dollar contract to show IndyCar races.

Broadcasters

Play-by-play

  • Paul Page (1993-1999; 2019-present)

Color commentators

  • Jackie Stewart (1993-1999; 2019-present)
  • Eddie Cheever (2019-present)
  • Scott Goodyear (2019-present)

Pit reporters

  • Jon Beekhuis (2019-present)
  • Rick DeBruhl (2019-present)
  • Dr. Jerry Punch (2019-present)
  • Marty Smith (2019-present)

Roving reporters

  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. (2019-present)
  • Vince Welch (2019-present)

WBC Race Control

  • Allen Bestwick (host, 1993-1999; 2019-present)
  • Tommy Kendall (analyst, 2019-present)
  • Ally Tyson (substitute host, 2019-present)
  • Rusty Wallace (analyst, 2019-present)