The yr will start with the pre-season exhibition race on the L.A. Memorial Coliseum for the third consecutive yr, which might be 4 February at 8pm EST.
The NASCAR Mexico Collection will be part of the occasion, competing simply earlier than the Cup Collection race.
There are some modifications to the schedule past the Daytona 500. There might be two drafting tracks back-to-back to open the 2024 championship with Atlanta Motor Speedway slated because the second race of the yr. Auto Membership Speedway has formally been eliminated, as anticipated.
As beforehand introduced, Bristol Filth is gone and the spring race has returned to the concrete.
Nonetheless, it’ll now not happen on Easter Sunday — that date will now go to Richmond Raceway.
Texas Motor Speedway has been faraway from the playoffs. It beforehand opened the Spherical of 12 however in 2024, it is going to be the ninth race of the season on 14 April.
North Wilkesboro Speedway will get a repave earlier than it hosts the All-Star Race for a second consecutive yr on 19 Might.
Tyler Reddick, 23XI Racing, McDonald’s Toyota Camry, Todd Gilliland, Entrance Row Motorsports, Georgia Peanuts Ford Mustang, and Michael McDowell, Entrance Row Motorsports, Love’s Journey Stops Ford Mustang
Photograph by: Rusty Jarrett / NKP / Motorsport Images
Iowa Speedway is the one new observe becoming a member of the schedule. As introduced earlier this week, the primary Cup Collection race within the state of Iowa since 1953 will happen on 16 June.
The Chicago Avenue Course might be again for the second consecutive yr, happening on 7 July.
NASCAR’s extremely anticipated return to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval marks the ultimate race earlier than the summer time break.
Following the Brickyard 400 on 21 July, NASCAR will take two weeks off as a result of Olympics and return with one other primetime Richmond race on 11 August.
The following batch of races is the place a number of the greatest modifications happen. Daytona Worldwide Speedway won’t be internet hosting the common season finale.
The Southern 500 at Darlington, which had beforehand been the primary race within the playoffs, will now function the common season finale. The 1 September race could have its regular time slot of 6pm EST with.
Daytona hasn’t moved far, now the week earlier than Darlington.
The opening spherical of the playoffs could have a really totally different look, with the addition of Atlanta because the very first race. There might be two drafting tracks within the playoffs because it joins Talladega.
Watkins Glen Worldwide will make it two highway programs as effectively, becoming a member of the Charlotte Roval within the playoffs for the primary time and instantly following Atlanta within the Spherical of 16.
Kansas Speedway will take Texas’ place because the opening race of the Spherical of 12, with the six races that conclude the season remaining unchanged.
Phoenix Raceway will once more host the Championship 4 finale, which it has completed since 2020. The finale will happen on 10 November.
“NASCAR is dedicated to delivering an annual schedule that continues to be daring and dynamic throughout all three nationwide collection whereas sustaining the famed locations that our followers love,” mentioned Ben Kennedy, NASCAR Senior Vice President of Racing Growth and Technique.
“The 2024 NASCAR Nationwide Collection schedules strike a terrific stability between visiting lots of our conventional tracks that proceed to placed on a terrific present, and newer areas like our first Cup race in Iowa and our extremely anticipated return to the streets of Chicago that create ‘bucket record’ moments and entice new followers to America’s main motorsport.”
Full 2024 NASCAR Cup Schedule
|— [Pre-Season Exhibition Race]||L.A. Memorial Coliseum||4 February|
|— [Qualifying Duels at Daytona]||Daytona Worldwide Speedway||15 February|
|1 [Daytona 500]||Daytona Worldwide Speedway||18 February|
|2||Atlanta Motor Speedway||25 February|
|3||Las Vegas Motor Speedway||3 March|
|4||Phoenix Raceway||10 March|
|5||Bristol Motor Speedway||17 March|
|6||Circuit of the Americas||24 March|
|7||Richmond Raceway||31 March|
|8||Martinsville Speedway||7 April|
|9||Texas Motor Speedway||14 April|
|10||Talladega Superspeedway||21 April|
|11||Dover Motor Speedway||28 April|
|12||Kansas Speedway||5 Might|
|13||Darlington Raceway||12 Might|
|— [All-Star Race]||North Wilkesboro Speedway||19 Might|
|14 [Coca Cola 600]||Charlotte Motor Speedway||26 Might|
|15||WWT Raceway [Gateway]||2 June|
|16||Sonoma Raceway||9 June|
|17||Iowa Speedway||16 June|
|18||New Hampshire Motor Speedway||23 June|
|19||Nashville Superspeedway||30 June|
|20||Chicago Avenue Race||7 July|
|21||Pocono Raceway||14 July|
|22 [Brickyard 400]||Indianapolis Motor Speedway||21 July|
|-Olympic Break-||-Olympic Break-||-Olympic Break-|
|-Olympic Break-||-Olympic Break-||-Olympic Break-|
|23||Richmond Raceway||11 August|
|24||Michigan Worldwide Speedway||18 August|
|25||Daytona Worldwide Speedway||24 August|
|26 [Southern 500 & Regular Season Finale]||Darlington Raceway||1 September|
|27 [Round of 16]||Atlanta Motor Speedway||8 September|
|28 [Round of 16]||Watkins Glen Worldwide||15 September|
|29 [Round of 16 Elimination Race]||Bristol Motor Speedway||21 September|
|30 [Round of 12]||Kansas Speedway||29 September|
|31 [Round of 12]||Talladega Superspeedway||6 October|
|32 [Round of 12 Elimination Race]||Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval||13 October|
|33 [Round of 8]||Las Vegas Motor Speedway||20 October|
|34 [Round of 8]||Homestead-Miami Speedway||27 October|
|35 [Round of 8 Elimination Race]||Martinsville Speedway||3 November|
|36 [Championship 4 title-decider]||Phoenix Raceway||10 November|