UPDATE: Last Monday’s rescheduled NASCAR Cup Series Bristol 500 earned 2.0 million viewers on FOX, down 12% from last year’s race, which was also postponed to Monday (2.2M). The initial portion of the race last Sunday had a 2.4 rating and 3.8 million viewers. The spring Bristol race has been run as scheduled just once since 2013.
In other action, last Saturday’s NASCAR Xfinity Series race from Bristol pulled a 0.7 rating (flat) and 979,000 viewers (-9%) on FS1. That race was run as scheduled.
Original post 4-17-2018:
.@FoxTV earned a 1.4 overnight rating for the remainder of the @NASCAR Cup Series @FoodCity 500 @BMSupdates yesterday, off slightly from a 1.5 for when Fox aired the entirety of last year's race on a Monday.
— Adam Stern (@A_S12) April 17, 2018