Tune-In Alert: RedBudSaturday, July 7, 2012 | 7:25 AM
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - The 2012 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship, sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing, will celebrate Independence Day Weekend with its sixth round tomorrow, July 7, at the Red Bull RedBud National. Legendary RedBud USA, in Buchanan, Mich., will host the world's best riders as the series reaches the halfway point with coverage set to kick off at 1 p.m. Eastern.
First moto coverage of both the 450 and 250 Classes can be seen live on FUEL TV at 1 p.m. Eastern. Both motos can also be seen live online at AlliSports.com.
Live second moto coverage of the 250 Class will kick off at 4 p.m. Eastern, with an exclusive broadcast on NBC Sports Network.Second moto coverage from RedBud will wrap up on Sunday, July 8, with an exclusive tape-delay broadcast of the second 450 Class moto on NBC, marking the second of three events to be featured on network television.
Additionally, coverage of both second motos can be seen internationally on SPEED Australia, ESPN Brazil, FUEL TV Europe and throughout the Americas on ESPN Latin America. The chart below shows the times for SPEED Australia and ESPN Brazil.
SPEED Australia: 6:00 a.m. AEST (on July 8)
ESPN Brazil: 14:00 (on July 8)
*Check local listings for respective air times from FUEL TV Europe and ESPN Latin America
For easier access domestically, here are FUEL TV and NBC Sports Network channels from some major television providers:
DIRECTV - Channel 618
DISH Network - Channel 398
Verizon FiOS - Channel 198
AT&T U-verse - Channel 536
NBC Sports Network
DIRECTV - Channel 603 & 604 (Alternate)
DISH Network - Channel 151
Verizon FiOS - Channel 90 & 590 (HD)
AT&T U-verse - Channel 640 & 1640 (HD)
*Check local listings for cable operators
Festivities for the Red Bull RedBud National begin at 8:30 a.m. Eastern, with practice and qualifying. Opening ceremonies start at 12:30 p.m. Eastern.
For fans that missed any of the action from the fifth round of the season at Budds Creek, all four moto archives from the 250 and 450 Classes, in addition to the weekly highlight show, are available on AlliSports.com.
Tickets for the remaining rounds of the 2012 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship can be found at www.allisports.com.
For additional information please visit AlliSports.com/motocross also, "like" the American Motocross Facebook page, "follow" @AmericanMX on Twitter and Instagram for exclusive content and information on the latest Lucas Oil Motocross news and developments.
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