In The Pits-racing radio Expands to Two Hours Moves to ESPN

In The Pits-racing radio Expands to Two Hours Moves to ESPN

“Voice of Motorsports” To Air Over

Worldwide Leader in Sports Beginning This Saturday, August 18


WASHINGTON, D.C. – IN THE PITS-racing radio©, the popular weekly radio program broadcast from the Nation’s Capital and known nationally throughout the motorsports industry, is proud to announce its upcoming expansion to two hours and its move on the dial to SportsTalk 570, powered by ESPN, the Worldwide Leader in Sports.

“This is the natural next step in the evolution of our programming,” says Executive Producer and Host Larry O’Donohue.  “As our show increases in popularity and scope, it only makes sense that we expand our delivery mechanism.  ESPN and Sports Talk 570 enables us to do just that.”  

The maiden voyage on SportsTalk 570 will take place this coming Saturday, August 18, 2012 from 10:00 am until 12:00 noon EST.   The broadcast will also be available online through streaming audio with iTunes podcasts available as well. Additionally, live streaming from their own studio will take place on Wednesday evenings from 6-8PM est. and can be found on the shows current (soon to be 

Stay tuned for additional broadcast announcements in the coming weeks.


In conjunction with their move to SportsTalk 570, IN THE PITS is in the process of rebranding its entire public persona, showcased with a dynamic new logo, set to launch in the coming weeks.  A powerful new digital platform will soon operational through the show’s new official website: Re-Branding and Roll-out of IT THE PITS MEDIA is made possible through its partnership with SAGE COMMUNICATIONS.

Known as the undisputed and pre-eminent “radio voice of motorsports,” IN THE PITS is hosted and executive produced by legendary racing expert Larry O’Donohue.  Larry O is joined each week by a team of knowledgeable and passionate contributors from across the country and, in fact, the entire world of racing, providing engaging and entertaining insight, opinions and commentary spanning all genres of motorsports.  The staff and crew of In The Pits travels to racetracks and gear head events nationwide to report and provide interviews, commentary and analysis from top racing executives, pit crew chiefs, rising stars and leading drivers. The show features unique motorsports content, special insight with a bit of irreverence.

“There’s no question that this Saturday will mark a major turning point in the growth of our program,” O’Donohue says.  “The entire Pit Crew is incredibly excited about the opportunity to share this success with our fans, our sponsors and the entire racing industry.”

For additional current information, please visit or call 571.233.8525.      ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

About IN THE PITS MEDIA – ITPM is a Strategic Multi-Media Company serving the Motorsports Industry for more than 12 years. It provides content distribution via Air, Digital, Events and Print. As the Voice of Motorsports it has produced more than 550 shows, and participates in more than 200 races and auto events annually.

About SAGE COMMUNICATIONS – Is a Full Service Agency providing a full range of services in Branding, Advertising Campaigns, Media Placement, Design, Digital and Social Media, Public Relations, and Event Promotions across a wide array of Business, Government and Charity Organizations for more than a decade. .

Dusty Brandel

President of the American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association, Inc. Worked with Mike Hollander since Tapsis, Compuserve, etc. and has posted to the website since the beginning. First Female photo-journalist to be given a garage and pit pass for the NASCAR garage, 1972 at Ontario Motor Speedway. One of first seven female writers, photographers given access to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway garage and pits in 1971. Past President of Greater Los Angeles Press Club, 1992-96, and first female editor of the 8-Ball publication for the Press Club

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