NASCAR announces 2016 race start times


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (WATE) – NASCAR announced race start times and network coverage for all three of its national series in 2016.

“NASCAR concluded 2015 with its most-watched championship finale in a decade, a benchmark that serves as a testament to deeper collaboration with our television and radio partners and increased engagement with fans,” said Steve Herbst, senior vice president, broadcasting and production at NASCAR. “We look forward to carrying this momentum into 2016, starting with the DAYTONA 500® and Speedweeks, as the number of homes reached by our broadcast content continues to grow both domestically and internationally.”

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Schedule

DateLocationNetworkRace StartRadio
2/13Sprint Unlimited at Daytona International SpeedwayFOX8 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
2/14DAYTONA 500 Qualifying at Daytona International SpeedwayFOX1 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
2/18Can-Am Duel at Daytona International SpeedwayFS17 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
2/21DAYTONA 500 at Daytona International SpeedwayFOX1 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
2/28Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor SpeedwayFOX1 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
3/6Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor SpeedwayFOX3:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
3/13Good Sam 500 at Phoenix International RacewayFOX3:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
3/20Auto Club 400 at Auto Club SpeedwayFOX3:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
4/3STP 500 at Martinsville SpeedwayFS11 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
4/9Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor SpeedwayFOX7:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
4/17Food City 500 at Bristol Motor SpeedwayFOX1 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
4/24Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International RacewayFOX1 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/1GEICO 500 at Talladega SuperspeedwayFOX1 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/ 400 at Kansas SpeedwayFS17:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/15Dover International SpeedwayFS11 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/20Sprint Showdown at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayFS17 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/21NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayFS17 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/29Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayFOX6 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
6/5Axalta ‘We Paint Winners’ 400 at Pocono RacewayFS11 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
6/12Firekeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International SpeedwayFS11 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
6/26Toyota / Save Mart 350 at Sonoma RacewayFS13 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
7/2Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International SpeedwayNBC7:45 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
7/9Quaker State 400 Presented by Advance Auto Parts at Kentucky SpeedwayNBCSN7:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
7/17New Hampshire 301 at New Hampshire Motor SpeedwayNBCSN1:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
7/24Crown Royal Presents the ‘Your Hero’s Name Here’ 400 at Indianapolis Motor SpeedwayNBCSN3 p.m.IMS / SiriusXM
7/31Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono RacewayNBCSN1:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
8/7Cheez-It 355 at The Glen Watkins Glen InternationalUSA2:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
8/20Bass Prop Shops NRA Night Race at Bristol Motor SpeedwayNBCSN8 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
8/28Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International SpeedwayNBCSN2 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/4Bojangles’ Southern 500 at Darlington RacewayNBC6 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/10Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International RacewayNBCSN7:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/18Chicagoland SpeedwayNBCSN2:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/25New England 300 at New Hampshire Motor SpeedwayNBCSN2 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
10/2AAA 400 at Dover International SpeedwayNBCSN2 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
10/8Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayNBC7 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
10/16Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas SpeedwayNBC2:15 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
10/23Alabama 500 at Talladega SuperspeedwayNBCSN2 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
10/30Goody’s Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville SpeedwayNBCSN1 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
11/6AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor SpeedwayNBC2 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
11/13Can-Am 500 at Phoenix International RacewayNBC2:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
11/20Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami SpeedwayNBC2:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM

2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series Schedule

DateLocationNetworkRace StartRadio
2/20Powershares QQQ 300 at Daytona International SpeedwayFS13:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
2/27Head’s Up Georgia 250 at Atlanta Motor SpeedwayFS11:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
3/5Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor SpeedwayFS14 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
3/12Axalta Faster. Tougher. Brighter 200 at Phoenix International RacewayFOX2:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
3/19Auto Club SpeedwayFS14 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
4/8O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
4/16Bristol Motor SpeedwayFS112:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
4/23ToyotaCare 250 at Richmond International RacewayFS112:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
4/30Talladega 300 at Talladega SuperspeedwayFOX3 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/14Dover International SpeedwayFOX2 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/28Hisense 300 at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayFS12:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
6/4Pocono RacewayFOX1 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
6/11Michigan International SpeedwayFS11:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
6/19Iowa SpeedwayFS11:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
7/1Subway Firecracker 250 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International SpeedwayNBCSN7:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
7/8Kentucky 300 at Kentucky SpeedwayNBCSN8:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
7/16Lakes Region 200 at New Hampshire Motor SpeedwayNBCSN4 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
7/23Lilly Diabetes 250 at Indianapolis Motor SpeedwayNBCSN3:30 p.m.IMS / SiriusXM
7/30U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa SpeedwayNBCSN8 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
8/6Zippo 200 at The Glen at Watkins Glen InternationalCNBC2 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
8/13Mid-Ohio 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car CourseUSA3:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
8/19Food City 300 at Bristol Motor SpeedwayUSA7:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
8/27Road America 180 Fired Up by Johnsonville at Road AmericaNBCSN3 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/3VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200 at Darlington RacewayNBC3:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/9Virginia 529 College Savings 250 at Richmond International RacewayNBCSN7:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/17Chicagoland SpeedwayNBC3:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/ 300 at Kentucky SpeedwayNBCSN8 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
10/1Drive Sober 200 at Dover International SpeedwayNBCSN3 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
10/7Drive for the Cure 300 Presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayNBCSN8 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
10/15Kansas Lottery 300 at Kansas SpeedwayNBCSN4 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
11/5O’Reilly Auto Parts Challenge at Texas Motor SpeedwayNBC3:30 p.m.PRN / SiriusXM
11/12Phoenix International RacewayNBC3:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
11/19Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead-Miami SpeedwayNBCSN3:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM

2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Schedule

DateLocationNetworkRace StartRadio
2/19NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International SpeedwayFS17:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
2/27Georgia 200 at Atlanta Motor SpeedwayFS14:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
4/2Martinsville SpeedwayFS12:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/6Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/13Dover International SpeedwayFS15:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
5/20North Carolina Education Lottery 200 at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
6/10Rattlesnake 400 at Texas Motor SpeedwayFS19 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
6/18Iowa SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
6/25Drivin’ for Linemen 200 brought to you by Ameren at Gateway Motorsports ParkFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
7/7Kentucky 225 at Kentucky SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
7/20#Eldora at Eldora SpeedwayFS19 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
7/30Pocono Mountains 150 at Pocono RacewayFS11 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
8/17UNOH 200 at Bristol Motor SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
8/27Careers for Veterans 200, presented by Cooper Standard Foundation and Brad Keselowski’s Checkered Flag Foundation at Michigan International SpeedwayFS11 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/4Chevrolet Silverado 250 at Canadian Tire Motorsport ParkFS12:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/16Chicagoland SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
9/24UNOH 175 at New Hampshire Motor SpeedwayFS11 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
10/1Rhino Linings 350 at Las Vegas Motor SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
10/22fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola at Talladega SuperspeedwayFOX1 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
10/29Martinsville SpeedwayFS11:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
11/4Longhorn 350 at Texas Motor SpeedwayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
11/11Lucas Oil 150 at Phoenix International RacewayFS18:30 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM
11/18Ford EcoBoost 200 at Homestead-Miami SpeedwayFS18 p.m.MRN / SiriusXM

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