On this episode of the NHRA Insider, NHRA Vice President of Broadcasting Steve Reintjes and FOX Sr. Coordinating Producer Pete Richards join host Brian Lohnes to delve into the fascinating world of putting drag racing on television.
There's lots to learn here, from the size and scope of the broadcast team to the literal production elements of the shows. Both guys have loads of experience and are descriptive and thorough in their descriptions of many elements that go into the end product you watch at home.
Both Reintjes and Richards have many years of experience in the sports television industry, and their perspective on what makes drag racing not only different but exceptionally difficult to produce on TV is interesting and well-rounded.
If you love our NHRA on FOX shows, you'll love this deep dive into how they make it to your TV!