2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Schedule

Updated 6-23-2017

2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Schedule

Thirty Six Cup races in 2017
plus three exhibition (non points) races:
Clash, Can-Am Duel 150's and All-Star Race

2017 NASCAR XFINITY Series Schedule
2017 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Schedule

2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Race Results

2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Schedule News, Rumors and Announcements

2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Schedule News, Rumors and Announcements


CLICK on the track location to go to that track's past news and links page.
CLICK on the race name to go to the 'Next/Last Race Info/Rundown' page for each race (when available).
The 'next race' pages are added the week or so before the race
and cover the weekend schedule, TV, Qualifying, news etc.

NOTE: Race Times HAVE been released and are posted, all are EASTERN (7-27-2016)

All times EASTERN and listed as PM unless noted (with an 'a') when coverage begins.
Green Flag times (below race time) are approximate and noted with a ~(tilde)
All times are scheduled but are subject to change

Points
Race#
Scheduled
Race Date
Track Location Race Name Laps
Stages End
Track Size
(miles)
Race Length
(miles)
Television
/Radio
Time/
Approx Green Flag
Qualifying
Time/TV
Happy Hour
Time/TV
* 2/18
Sat night
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Advance Auto Parts Clash* 75 2.5 187.5 FS1
MRN
8:00
~8:34
2/17 3:30
Crew chiefs draw
2/17 6:30
FS1
* 2/23
Thu night
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Can-Am Duel At Daytona #1* 60 2.5 150 FS1
MRN
7:00
~7:19
2/19 3:00
FOX
2/23 12:00
FS1
* 2/23
Thur
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Can-Am Duel At Daytona #2* 60 2.5 150 FS1
MRN
~9:00 2/19 3:00
FOX
2/23 12:00
FS1
1 2/26
Sun
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Daytona 500 200
60/120/200
2.5 500 FOX
MRN
2:00
~2:31
2/19 3:00
FOX
2/25 12:30
FS1
2 3/5
Sun
Atlanta Motor Speedway
Hampton, GA
Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 325
85/170/325
1.54 500.5 FOX
PRN
2:30
~2:46
3/3 5:45
FS1
3/4 12:00
FS1
3 3/12
Sun
Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Las Vegas, NV
Kobalt 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 FOX
PRN
3:30
~3:46
3/10 7:45
FS2
3/11 2:30
FS1
4 3/19
Sun
Phoenix International Raceway
Avondale, AZ
Camping World 500(k) 312
75/150/312
1.00 312 FOX
MRN
3:30
~3:44
3/17 7:05
FS1
3/18 2:30
FS2
5 3/26
Sun
Auto Club Speedway
Fontana, CA
Auto Club 400 200
60/120/200
2.0 400 FOX
MRN
3:30
~3:46
3/24 7:05
FS1
3/25 2:30
FS1
6 4/2
Sun
Martinsville Speedway
Martinsville, VA
STP 500 500
130/260/500
0.526 263 FS1
MRN
2:00
~2:13
3/31 4:45
FS1
4/1 1:30
FS1
7 4/9
Sun
Texas Motor Speedway
Fort Worth, TX
O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 334
85/170/334
1.5 500.5 FOX
PRN
1:30
~1:46
4/7 6:15
FS1
4/8 12:00
FS2
  4/16
Sun
Easter - OFF Weekend Easter Bunny 500              
8 4/23
Sun
4/24
Mon
Bristol Motor Speedway
Bristol, TN
(postponed due to rain)
Food City 500 500
125/250/500
0.533 266.5 FOX
PRN
1:00
~1:13
4/21 4:45
FS1
4/22 11:00am
FS1
Points
Race#
Scheduled
Race Date
Track Location Race Name Laps
Stages End
Track Size
(miles)
Race Length
(miles)
Television
/Radio
Time/
Approx Green Flag
Qualifying
Time/TV
Happy Hour
Time/TV
9 4/30
Sun
Richmond International Raceway
Richmond, VA
Toyota Owners 400 400
100/200/400
0.75 300 FOX
MRN
2:00
~2:13
4:28 4:45
FS1
4:29 11:30a
FS1
10 5/7
Sun
Talladega Superspeedway
Talladega, AL
GEICO 500 188
55/110/188
2.66 500.08 FOX
MRN
2:00
~2:20
5/6 4:00
FOX
5/5 4:30
FS1
11 5/13
Sat Night
Mother's Day Weekend
Kansas Speedway
Kansas City, KS
Go Bowling 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 FS1
MRN
7:30
~7:46
5/12 6:45
FS1
5/12 1:30
FS1
* 5/20
Sat Night
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Concord, NC
The Monster Energy Open* 50 1.5 75 FS1
MRN
6:00
~6:15
5/20 5:05
FS1
5/19 3:00
FS1
* 5/20
Sat Night
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Concord, NC
Monster Energy All-Star Race* 70 1.5 105 FS1
MRN
8:00
~8:15
5/19 6:05
FS1
5/19 1:00
FS1
12 5/28
Sun night
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Concord, NC
Coca-Cola 600 400
100/200/300/400
1.5 600 FOX
PRN
6:00
~6:15
5/25 7:10
FS1
5/27 11:30a
FS1
13 6/4
Sun
Dover International Speedway
Dover, DE
AAA 400 Drive for Autism 400
120/240/400
1.0 400 FS1
MRN
1:00
~1:15
6/2 3:45
FS1
6/3 11:30a
FS1
14 6/11
Sun
Pocono Raceway
Long Pond, PA
Pocono 400 160
50/100/160
2.5 400 FS1
MRN
3:00
~3:18
6/9 4:15
FS1
6/10 11:30a
FS1
15 6/18
Sun
Father's
Day
Michigan International Speedway
Brooklyn, MI
FireKeepers Casino 400 200
60/120/200
2.0 400 FS1
MRN
3:00
~3:18
6/16 4:15
FS2
6/17 12:00
FS2
16 6/25
Sun
Sonoma Raceway
Sonoma, CA
Toyota/Save Mart 350 110
25/50/110
1.99 224 FS1
PRN
3:00
~3:18
6/24 2:45
FS1
6/23 6:30
FS1
Points
Race#
Scheduled
Race Date
Track Location Race Name Laps
Stages End
Track Size
(miles)
Race Length
(miles)
Television
/Radio
Time/
Approx Green Flag
Qualifying
Time/TV
Happy Hour
Time/TV
17 7/1
Sat Night
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Coke Zero 400 160
40/80/160
2.5 400 NBC
MRN
7:30
~7:48
6/30 4:10
NBCSN
6/29 5:00
NBCSN
18 7/8
Sat Night
Kentucky Speedway
Sparta, KY
Quaker State 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 NBCSN
PRN
7:30
~7:46
7/7 6:15
TBA
7/7 1:00
TBA
19 7/16
Sun
New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Loudon, NH
Overton's 301 301
75/150/301
1.058 318.46 NBCSN
PRN
3:00
~3:15
7/14
TBA
7/15
TBA
20 7/23
Sun
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Speedway, IN
Crown Royal Presents the 'Your Hero's Name Here' 400 160
50/100/160
2.5 400 NBC
IMS
3:00
~3:20
7/22 6:15
TBA
7/22 11:00a
TBA
21 7/30
Sun
Pocono Raceway
Long Pond, PA
Pennsylvania 400 160
50/100/160
2.5 400 NBCSN
MRN
3:00
~3:20
7/30 12:05
TBA
7/29
TBA
22 8/6
Sun
Watkins Glen International
Watkins Glen, NY
TBA 355 at The Glen 90
20/40/90
2.45 220.5 NBCSN
MRN
3:00
~3:18
8/6 12:35
TBA
8/5 TBA
23 8/13
Sun
Michigan International Speedway
Brooklyn, MI
Pure Michigan 400 200
60/120/200
2.0 400 NBCSN
MRN
3:00
~3:18
   
24 8/19
Sat Night
Bristol Motor Speedway
Bristol, TN
Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race 500
125/250/500
0.533 266.5 NBC
PRN
7:30
~7:43
   
8/27 OFF Weekend Summer Heat 400              
25 9/3
Sun Night
Darlington Raceway
Darlington, SC
Bojangles' Southern 500 367
100/200/267
1.366 501.3 NBCSN
MRN
6:00
~6:20
   
26 9/9
Sat Night
Richmond International Raceway
Richmond, VA
Federated Auto Parts 400 400
100/200/400
0.75 300 NBCSN
MRN
7:30
~7:43
   
THE 10 PLAYOFF RACES
Points
Race#
Scheduled
Race Date
Track Location Race Name Laps
Stages End
Track Size
(miles)
Race Length
(miles)
Television
/Radio
Time/
Approx Green Flag
Qualifying
Time/TV
Happy Hour
Time/TV
Round of 16
27 9/17
Sun
Chicagoland Speedway
Joliet, IL
Tales of the Turtles 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 NBCSN
MRN
3:00
~3:16
   
28 9/24
Sun
New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Loudon, NH
New England 300 300
75/150/300
1.058 317.4 NBCSN
PRN
2:00
~2:15
   
29 10/1
Sun
Dover International Speedway
Dover, DE
Delaware 400 400
120/240/400
1.0 400 NBCSN
MRN
2:00
~2:15
   
Round of 12
30 10/8
Sun
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Concord, NC
Bank of America 500 334
90/180/334
1.5 501 NBC
PRN
2:00
~2:16
10/6 7:00
TBA
10/7
TBA
31 10/15
Sun
Talladega Superspeedway
Talladega, AL
Alabama 500 188
55/110/188
2.66 500.08 NBC
MRN
2:00
~2:20
   
32 10/22
Sun
Kansas Speedway
Kansas City, KS
Hollywood Casino 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 NBCSN
MRN
3:00
~3:16
   
Round of 8
33 10/29
Sun
Martinsville Speedway
Martinsville, VA
Goody's Fast Relief 500 500
130/260/500
0.526 263 NBCSN
MRN
3:00
~3:13
10/29 TBA 10/28 TBA
34 11/5
Sun
Texas Motor Speedway
Fort Worth, TX
AAA Texas 500 334
85/170/334
1.5 500.5 NBCSN
PRN
2:00
~2:16
   
35 11/12
Sun
Phoenix International Raceway
Avondale, AZ
Can-Am 500(k) 312
75/150/312
1.00 312 NBC
MRN
2:30
~2:45
   
Championship Round
36 11/19
Sun
Homestead-Miami Speedway
Homestead, FL
Ford EcoBoost 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400 NBC
MRN
2:30
~2:46
   
Points
Race#
Scheduled
Race Date
Track Location Race Name Laps
Stages End
Track Size
(miles)
Race Length
(miles)
Television
/Radio
Time/
Approx Green Flag
Qualifying
Time/TV
Happy Hour
Time/TV

ALL times Eastern and are PM unless noted

2017 Schedule released by NASCAR 5-5-2016;
Times were announced on 7-27-2016;
Stages were announced and added 2-16-2017

All races are scheduled to air on SiriusXM Satellite radio

*Non-Points Race
FS1 = FoxSports1
FS2 = FoxSports2
NBCSN = NBC Sports Network
(t) = tape delayed or same day delay
Happy Hour = Final Practice

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