Whether they are irritating interruptions, or chances for folks to run for more snacks, commercials are a reality for NASCAR fans on race day. On Sunday, commercials were a virtual reality, for NASCAR’s first virtual racing experience. For those who like to know precisely how many ads there were, and how much time they took during the broadcast, here is this week’s breakdown.
Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2020 eNASCAR iRacing Pro Invitational Series Dixie Vodka 150
Start time to record race/commercial periods: 1:30 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 3:13 PM
Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 103
Minutes of race broadcast: 84
Minutes of commercials: 19
Total number of commercials: 42
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 24
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