What channel is NASCAR on today? TV schedule, start time for Las Vegas race

The NASCAR Cup Series continues its West Coast swing as the sport heads this week to Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Reigning series champion Kyle Larson took the checkered flag for the spring event in 2021. After last weekend’s victory in Fontana, he’ll look to give Hendrick Motorsports its second win of the season on Sunday. Here’s how to watch:

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NASCAR at Las Vegas start time

  • TV channel: Fox (TSN5 in Canada)
  • Live stream: Fox Sports Go, fuboTV
  • Radio: PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

NASCAR held one 35-minute practice session for Sunday’s race on Saturday, March 5, followed by qualifying. Christopher Bell won the pole, while Larson qualified second.

Mike Joy will be on the lap-by-lap call, and he’ll be flanked by Clint Bowyer and Danica Patrick. Fox is using a rotating set of analysts to replace Jeff Gordon, who left the Fox booth to join Hendrick Motorsports. Patrick follows Tony Stewart and Matt Kenseth. 

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NASCAR at Las Vegas start time

  • Start time: 3:30 p.m. ET

While NASCAR lists 3:30 p.m. ET as the start time for the race, customary prerace ceremonies will push the actual green flag waving to 3:49 p.m. ET.

NASCAR Cup Series schedule 2022

(All times Eastern)

March 6 Pennzoil 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 3:30 p.m. Fox PRN
March 13 Ruoff Mortgage 500k Phoenix Raceway 3:30 p.m. Fox MRN
March 20 Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 Atlanta Motor Speedway 3 p.m. Fox PRN
March 27 EchoPark Automotive Texas Grand Prix Circuit of the Americas 3:30 p.m. Fox PRN
April 3 Toyota Owners 400 Richmond Raceway 3:30 p.m. Fox MRN
April 9 Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 400 Martinsville Speedway 7:30 p.m. FS1 MRN
April 17 Food City Dirt Race Bristol Motor Speedway 7 p.m. Fox PRN
April 24 GEICO 500 Talladega Superspeedway 3 p.m. Fox MRN
May 1 DuraMAX Drydene 400 Dover Motor Speedway 3 p.m. FS1 MRN
May 8 Cup Series race at Darlington Darlington Raceway 3:30 p.m. FS1 MRN
May 15 Cup Series race at Kansas Kansas Speedway 3 p.m. FS1 MRN
May 22 NASCAR All-Star Open Texas Motor Speedway 8 p.m. FS1 PRN
May 22 NASCAR All-Star Race Texas Motor Speedway 8 p.m. FS1 PRN
May 29 Coca-Cola 600 Charlotte Motor Speedway 6 p.m. Fox PRN
June 5 Cup Series race at WWTR World Wide Technology Raceway 3:30 p.m. FS1 MRN
June 12 Toyota/Save Mart 350 Sonoma Raceway 4 p.m. FS1 PRN
June 26 Ally 400 Nashville Superspeedway 5 p.m. NBC MRN
July 3 Kwik Trip 250 Road America 3 p.m. USA MRN
July 10 Quaker State 400 Atlanta Motor Speedway 3 p.m. USA PRN
July 17 Ambetter 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 3 p.m. USA PRN
July 24 Cup Series race at Pocono Pocono Raceway 3 p.m. USA MRN
July 31 Verizon 200 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course 3 p.m. NBC IMS Radio
Aug. 7 FireKeepers Casino 400 Michigan International Speedway 3 p.m. USA MRN
Aug. 14 Federated Auto Parts 400 Richmond Raceway 3 p.m. USA MRN
Aug. 21 Go Bowling at the Glen Watkins Glen International 3 p.m. USA MRN
Aug. 27 Coke Zero Sugar 400 Daytona International Speedway 7 p.m. NBC MRN
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NASCAR schedule 2022: Playoff races

(All times Eastern)

Date Race Track Start time TV channel Radio
Sept. 4 Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 6 p.m. USA MRN
Sept. 11 Hollywood Casino 400 Kansas Speedway 3 p.m. USA MRN
Sept. 17 Bass Pro Shops Night Race Bristol Motor Speedway 7:30 p.m. USA PRN
Sept. 25 AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 500 Texas Motor Speedway 3:30 p.m. USA PRN
Oct. 2 YellaWood 500 Talladega Superspeedway 2 p.m. NBC MRN
Oct. 9 Bank of America ROVAL 400 Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL 2 p.m. NBC PRN
Oct. 16 South Point 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 2:30 p.m. NBC PRN
Oct. 23 Dixie Vodka 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway 2:30 p.m. NBC MRN
Oct. 30 Xfinity 500 Martinsville Speedway 2 p.m. NBC MRN
Nov. 6 NASCAR Cup Series Championship Phoenix Raceway 3 p.m. NBC MRN
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