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Updated 11-15-2018

Thirty Six NASCAR Cup points races in 2018
plus three non-points races:
Clash, Can-Am Duel 150’s and All-Star Race


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.

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
* 2/11
Sun
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Advance Auto Parts Clash* 75 2.5 187.5 FS1
MRN
3:00
~3:19
N/A 2/10 10:35
FS1
* 2/15
Thu night
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Can-Am Duel At Daytona #1* 60 2.5 150 FS1
MRN
7:00
~7:19
2/11 12:15
Fox
2/10 11:05
FS1
* 2/15
Thur night
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Can-Am Duel At Daytona #2* 60 2.5 150 FS1
MRN
~9:00 2/11 12:15
Fox
2/10 11:05
FS1
1 2/18
Sun
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Daytona 500 200
60/120/200
2.5 500 FOX
MRN
2:30
~2:50
2/11 12:15
Fox
2/17 12:05
FS1
2 2/25
Sun
Atlanta Motor Speedway
Hampton, GA
Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 325
85/170/325
1.54 500.5 FOX
PRN
1:00
~1:16
2/24 5:15
FS1
2/23 12:00
FS1
3 3/4
Sun
Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Las Vegas, NV
Pennzoil 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 FOX
PRN
3:30
~3:46
3/2 7:15
FS1
3/3 2:30
FS1
4 3/11
Sun
ISM Raceway
Avondale, AZ
Ticket Guardian 500(k) 312
75/150/312
1.00 312 FOX
MRN
3:30
~3:44
3/2 7:15
FS1
3/3 2:30
FS1
5 3/18
Sun
Auto Club Speedway
Fontana, CA
Auto Club 400 200
60/120/200
2.0 400 FOX
MRN
3:30
~3:46
3/16 7:15
FS1
3/17 3:30
FS1
6 3/25
Sun
Martinsville Speedway
Martinsville, VA
STP 500 500
130/260/500
0.526 263 FS1
MRN
2:00
~2:13
3/24 5:10
FS1
3/24 12:30
FS1
4/1
Sun
Easter – OFF Weekend Easter Bunny 500
7 4/8
Sun
Texas Motor Speedway
Fort Worth, TX
O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 334
85/170/334
1.5 500.5 FS1
PRN
2:00
~2:16
4/6 5:45
FS1
4/7 1:30
FS1
8 4/15
Sun
Bristol Motor Speedway
Bristol, TN
Food City 500 500
125/250/500
0.533 266.5 FOX
PRN
2:00
~2:13
4/13 4:45
FS1
4/14 11:05
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 4/21
Sat night
Richmond Raceway
Richmond, VA
Toyota Owners 400 400
100/200/400
0.75 300 FOX
MRN
6:30
~6:43
4/20 5:30
FS1
4/20 12:35
FS1
10 4/29
Sun
Talladega Superspeedway
Talladega, AL
GEICO 500 188
55/110/188
2.66 500.08 FOX
MRN
2:00
~2:20
4/28 1:05
FOX
4/27 2:35
FS1
11 5/6
Sun
Dover International Speedway
Dover, DE
AAA 400 Drive for Autism 400
120/240/400
1.0 400 FS1
MRN
2:00
~2:15
5/4 3:20
FS1
5/5 12:00
FS1
12 5/12
Sat Night
Mother’s Day Weekend
Kansas Speedway
Kansas City, KS
KC Masterpiece 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 FS1
MRN
8:00
~8:10
5/11 6:45
FS1
5/11 2:05
FS1
* 5/19
Sat Night
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Concord, NC
The Monster Energy Open* 50
20/20/10
1.5 75 FS1
MRN
6:00
~6:15
5/18 6:05
FS1
5/18 1:00
FS1
* 5/19
Sat Night
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Concord, NC
Monster Energy All-Star Race* 80
30/20/20/10
1.5 120 FS1
MRN
8:00
~8:15
5/18 6:35
FS1
5/18 1:45
FS1
13 5/27
Sun night
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Concord, NC
Coca-Cola 600 400
100/200/300/400
1.5 600 FOX
PRN
6:00
~6:15
5/24 7:15
FS1
5/26 11:05
FS1
14 6/3
Sun
Pocono Raceway
Long Pond, PA
Pocono 400 160
50/100/160
2.5 400 FS1
MRN
2:00
~2:18
6/1 4:15
FS2
6/2 11:00
FS1
15 6/10
Sun
Michigan International Speedway
Brooklyn, MI
FireKeepers Casino 400 200
60/120/200
2.0 400 FOX
MRN
2:00
~2:18
6/8 4:10
FS1
6/9 12:00
FS1
6/17
Sun
OFF Weekend
Father’s Day
Cool Breeze 250(k)
16 6/24
Sun
Sonoma Raceway
Sonoma, CA
Toyota/Save Mart 350 110
25/50/110
1.99 224 FS1
PRN
3:00
~3:18
6/23 2:45
FS1
6/22 5:40
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
Sun
Chicagoland Speedway
Joliet, IL
Overton’s 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 NBCSN
MRN
2:30
~2:46
6/30 7:05
NBCSN
6/30 2:00
NBCSN
18 7/7
Sat Night
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
Coke Zero 400 160
40/80/160
2.5 400 NBC
MRN
7:00
~7:19
7/6 4:10
NBCSN
7/5 4:05
NBCSN
19 7/14
Sat Night
Kentucky Speedway
Sparta, KY
Quaker State 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 NBCSN
PRN
7:30
~7:46
7/13 6:40
NBCSN
7/13 2:00
NBCSN
20 7/22
Sun
New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Loudon, NH
Foxwoods 301 301
75/150/301
1.058 318.46 NBCSN
PRN
1:00
~1:15
7/20 4:45
NBCSN
7/21 12:35
NBCSN
21 7/29
Sun
Pocono Raceway
Long Pond, PA
Gander Outdoors 400 160
50/100/160
2.5 400 NBCSN
MRN
2:30
~2:50
7/28 4:10
NBCSN
7/28 11:40
CNBC
22 8/5
Sun
Watkins Glen International
Watkins Glen, NY
Go Bowling at The Glen 90
20/40/90
2.45 220.5 NBC
MRN
2:30
~2:48
8/4 6:35
NBCSN
8/4 1:00
NBCSN
23 8/12
Sun
Michigan International Speedway
Brooklyn, MI
Consumers Energy 400 200
60/120/200
2.0 400 NBCSN
MRN
2:30
~2:48
8/10 5:05
NBCSN
8/11 11:30
NBCSN
24 8/18
Sat Night
Bristol Motor Speedway
Bristol, TN
Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race 500
125/250/500
0.533 266.5 NBCSN
PRN
7:30
~7:43
8/17 5:40
NBCSN
8/17 12:40
NBCSN
8/26 OFF Weekend Summer Heat 400
25 9/2
Sun Night
Darlington Raceway
Darlington, SC
Bojangles’ Southern 500 367
100/200/367
1.366 501.3 NBCSN
MRN
6:00
~6:15
9/1 2:00
NBCSN
8/31 4:05
NBCSN
26 9/9
Sun
run 9/10
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Speedway, IN
Big Machine Vodka 400 at the Brickyard 160
50/100/160
TBA TBA NBCSN
IMS
2:00
~2:20
9/8 6:15
NBCSN
9/8 1:30
NBCSN
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 9/16
Sun
Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Las Vegas, NV
South Point 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 NBCSN
PRN
3:00
~3:16
9/14 7:30
NBCSN
9/15 3:30
NBCSN
28 9/22
Sat Night
Richmond Raceway
Richmond, VA
Federated Auto Parts 400 400
100/200/400
0.75 300 NBCSN
MRN
7:30
~7:43
9/21 6:05
NBCSN
9/21 1:30
NBCSN
29 9/30
Sun
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Concord, NC
Bank of America ROVAL 400 109
25/50/109
2.28(roval) 248.54 NBC
PRN
2:00
~2:04
9/28 4:45
NBCSN
9/29 1:30
CNBC
Round of 12
30 10/7
Sun
Dover International Speedway
Dover, DE
Gander Outdoors 400 400
120/240/400
1.0 400 NBCSN
MRN
2:00
~2:15
10/5 3:40
NBCSN
10/6 1:30
NBCSN
31 10/14
Sun
Talladega Superspeedway
Talladega, AL
1000Bulbs.com 500 188
55/110/188
2.66 500.08 NBC
MRN
2:00
~2:20
10/13 4:35
NBCSN
10/13 11:05
NBCSN
32 10/21
Sun
Kansas Speedway
Kansas City, KS
Hollywood Casino 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400.5 NBC
MRN
2:00
~2:36
10/19 7:10
NBCSN
10/20 1:05
NBCSN
Round of 8
33 10/28
Sun
Martinsville Speedway
Martinsville, VA
First Data 500 500
130/260/500
0.526 263 NBCSN
MRN
2:30
~2:43
10/27 4:05
NBCSN
10/27 11:30
CNBC
34 11/4
Sun
Texas Motor Speedway
Fort Worth, TX
AAA Texas 500 334
85/170/334
1.5 500.5 NBCSN
PRN
3:00
~3:16
11/ 7:00
NBCSN
11/3 3:00
NBCSN
35 11/11
Sun
ISM Raceway
Avondale, AZ
Can-Am 500(k) 312
75/150/312
1.00 312 NBC
MRN
2:30
~2:45
11/9 7:00
NBCSN
11/10 2:00
NBCSN
Championship Round
36 11/18
Sun
Homestead-Miami Speedway
Homestead, FL
Ford EcoBoost 400 267
80/160/267
1.5 400 NBC
MRN
2:30
~3:03
11/16 6:10
NBCSN
11/17 2:00
NBCSN
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

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