Adam Alexander (sportscaster)

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Adam Alexander
Born (1973-07-11) July 11, 1973 (age 41)
Indianapolis, Indiana
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Evansville
Occupation Television announcer
Known for NASCAR on TNT commentator

Adam Alexander (born July 11, 1973) is a television announcer with NASCAR on TNT and Fox Sports 1.

Announcing career[edit]

Alexander is the studio host and play-by-play announcer for TNT's coverage of NASCAR with Kyle Petty and Wally Dallenbach, and does college football announcing for Fox Sports 1 with Chris Simms, branded under College Football on Fox. He previously did pit reporting for NASCAR on TNT in 2009 before moving to the booth in 2010.

Speed Channel[edit]

Adam was the host of SPEED Center on the defunct SPEED channel. He previously was a pit reporter for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series on the network.

Motor Racing Network[edit]

In addition to NASCAR on TNT and Speed Channel, Alexander also worked for the Motor Racing Network for coverage of NASCAR as a studio host, pit reporter, and play-by-play. He worked on coverage of the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series and did play-by-play for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.

Other work[edit]

Alexander began his career at television station WEVV in Evansville, Indiana where he served as a public address announcer for the Tri-State Speedway and also called games for the Evansville Purple Aces men's basketball team.

Alexander has been part of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Radio Network covering the Indianapolis 500.

Personal life[edit]

Alexander grew up in Indianapolis, he is a resident of Evansville, Indiana where he graduated from the University of Evansville.