Pontiac 400 drives FX ratings record

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FX scored the biggest ratings in its seven-year history on Saturday May 5 with its telecast of the Pontiac Excitement 400. The network's first NASCAR Winston Cup race scored a 4.0 household rating, according to Nielsen Media Research. FX's coverage averaged 4.5 million viewers and ranked as the third-highest rated show on basic cable for the week ending May 6. - Joe Schlosser