Steve Byrnes brings more than 25 years of television experience to his roles as a NASCAR on FOX pit reporter, co-host of NASCAR RACE HUB and reporter for NASCAR RACEDAY.
Byrnes first joined the FOX Sports family in 2001, hosting TOTALLY NASCAR and serving as a pit reporter for NASCAR on FOX’s inaugural year broadcasting NASCAR Sprint Cup Series events.
He continues to report for Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series practice and qualifying sessions, and was the longtime host of TRACKSIDE, NASCAR LIVE and THIS WEEK IN NASCAR, among other programs.
The Maryland native hosted Darrell Waltrip’s Racers on TNN in 1999, worked pit road for CBS, WTBS and TNN, hosted The History of Stock Car Racing on The History Channel, co-hosted Inside NASCAR on TNN, and produced and co-hosted Inside Winston Cup Racing on TNN in 1985. Byrnes also served as play-by-play announcer for the Carolina Panthers/Minnesota Vikings NFL game on FOX in 2006.
He resides in Fort Mill, S.C., with his wife, Karen, and their son, Bryson.