NBC Sports announces 2020 NASCAR telecast schedule Featured

NBC Sports, in conjunction with NASCAR, today announced race start times and networks for its NASCAR Cup Series and Xfinity Series coverage for the 2020 season.

NBC Sports will present a total of 39 races (20 Cup, 19 Xfinity) in 2020, beginning at Chicagoland Speedway on the weekend of June 20-21 on NBCSN. Schedule highlights include:

  • The Cup Series regular-season finale will be held at Daytona International Speedway for the first time on Saturday, Aug. 29, at 7:30 p.m. ET on NBC, kicking off five consecutive weeks of primetime NASCAR racing;
  • The Brickyard 400 shifts to Fourth of July weekend and will be presented on Sunday, July 5, at 3:30 p.m. ET on NBC;
  • Five of the six final NASCAR Cup Series Playoff races will be showcased on NBC, including iconic Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, Oct. 4, at 2 p.m. ET; the penultimate race of the season at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, Nov. 1, at 2 p.m. ET on NBC; and the Cup Series championship from ISM Raceway in Phoenix on Sunday, Nov. 8, at 3 p.m. ET on NBC;
  • The new Cup Series Pocono doubleheader on the weekend of June 27-28 on NBCSN, with Saturday’s race at 3 p.m. ET followed by Sunday’s race at 3:30 p.m. ET.

Following are NBC Sports’ 2020 NASCAR Cup Series and Xfinity Series schedules featuring networks and start times*:

NBC SPORTS 2020 NASCAR CUP SERIES SCHEDULE
Date Location Network Time (ET)
Sun., June 21 Chicagoland Speedway NBCSN 2:30 p.m.
Sat., June 27 Pocono Raceway NBCSN 3 p.m.
Sun., June 28 Pocono Raceway NBCSN 3:30 p.m.
Sun., July 5 Indianapolis Motor Speedway NBC 3:30 p.m.
Sat., July 11 Kentucky Speedway NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sun., July 19 New Hampshire Motor Speedway NBCSN 3 p.m.
Sun., Aug. 9 Michigan International Speedway NBCSN 3 p.m.
Sun., Aug. 16 Watkins Glen International NBCSN 3 p.m.
Sun., Aug. 23 Dover International Speedway NBCSN 3 p.m.
Sat., Aug. 29 Daytona International Speedway NBC 7:30 p.m.
Sun., Sept. 6 Darlington Raceway NBCSN 6 p.m.
Sat., Sept. 12 Richmond Raceway NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Sept. 19 Bristol Motor Speedway NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sun., Sept. 27 Las Vegas Motor Speedway NBCSN 7 p.m.
Sun., Oct. 4 Talladega Superspeedway NBC 2 p.m.
Sun., Oct. 11 Charlotte Motor Speedway NBC 2:30 p.m.
Sun., Oct. 18 Kansas Speedway NBC 2:30 p.m.
Sun., Oct. 25 Texas Motor Speedway NBCSN 3 p.m.
Sun., Nov. 1 Martinsville Speedway NBC 2 p.m.
Sun., Nov. 8 ISM Raceway (Phoenix) NBC 3 p.m.

 

 

NBC SPORTS 2020 NASCAR XFINITY SERIES SCHEDULE
Date Location Network Time (ET)
Sat., June 20 Chicagoland Speedway NBCSN 4 p.m.
Sun., June 28 Pocono Raceway NBCSN 12 p.m.
Sat., July 4 Indianapolis Motor Speedway NBCSN 3 p.m.
Fri., July 10 Kentucky Speedway NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sat., July 18 New Hampshire Motor Speedway NBCSN 3 p.m.
Sat., Aug. 1 Iowa Speedway CNBC 2 p.m.
Sat., Aug. 8 Road America CNBC 3 p.m.
Sat., Aug. 15 Watkins Glen International NBCSN 3 p.m.
Sat., Aug. 22 Dover International Speedway NBCSN 4 p.m.
Fri., Aug. 28 Daytona International Speedway NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Sept. 5 Darlington Raceway NBC 4 p.m.
Fri., Sept. 11 Richmond Raceway NBCSN 8 p.m.
Fri., Sept. 18 Bristol Motor Speedway NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Sept. 26 Las Vegas Motor Speedway NBCSN 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 10 Charlotte Motor Speedway NBC 3:30 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 17 Kansas Speedway NBC 3 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 24 Texas Motor Speedway NBC 3:30 p.m.
Sat., Oct. 31 Martinsville Speedway NBCSN 8 p.m.
Sat., Nov. 7 ISM Raceway (Phoenix) NBCSN 4 p.m.

*subject to change

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