FOX Sports statement on passing of Steve Byrnes


It is with tremendous difficulty and deep personal sadness that FOX Sports acknowledges the passing of longtime FOX NASCAR broadcaster, Steve Byrnes, after a lengthy battle with cancer. A symbol of strength, compassion 

The entire motorsports community is in mourning right now. Steve Byrnes, long time NASCAR commentator, has passed away after a long battle with cancer. He was 56.

Sunday's race at Bristol Motor Speedway is being named in honor of Fox broadcaster Steve Byrnes, who is fighting a recurrence of cancer. Byrnes is on medical leave from duties as co-host of “NASCAR Race Hub” and doing play-by-play for NASCAR 

The entire motorsports community is in mourning right now. Steve Byrnes, long time NASCAR commentator, has passed away after a long battle with cancer. He was 56.

FOX Sports announcer Steve Byrnes died Tuesday of cancer just 2 days after NASCAR fans, drivers and crew members paid him an emotional track side…