For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Thursday’s races.
Began recording the times at the Invocation of the first race at 7:00 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag for the second race at 9:49 PM (all times are EST). Did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.
FS1 was the broadcast team for this event.
Total number of commercials: 89
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 46
Number of times FS1 utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 0
Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 108
Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 18
Start time to record race/commercial periods: 7:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 9:49 PM
Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 169
Minutes of race broadcast: 130
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 39
Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0
Total race brdcst time 130 Total comm. brdcst time 39
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