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NASCAR schedule: Races today, this weekend, and how to watch

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NASCAR schedule – Chicago Street Course this weekend

The 20th weekend of the 2023 NASCAR season will be underway soon as the Cup, and Xfinity Series travel to the Chicago Street Course. The Loop 121 will be live Saturday, July 1 on the USA Network at 5:00 PM ET.

NASCAR schedule – Upcoming races

Here are the upcoming races for the following weekend of the NASCAR schedule.

Saturday, July 1

SeriesTime (ET)TV
The Loop 121 (Xfinity)5:00 PMUSA Network
Chicago Street Course – Chicago, IL

NASCAR schedule: Practice and qualifying times (ET)

Saturday, July 1:

  • 11:00-11:50 AM: Xfinity practice (USA Network)
  • Noon: Xfinity qualifying – multi-car, two groups, two rounds (USA Network)
  • 1:30-2:20 PM: Cup practice (USA Network)
  • 2:30 PM: Cup qualifying – multi-car, two groups, two rounds (USA Network)

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Next NASCAR race

Sunday, July 2

SeriesTime (ET)TV
Grant Park 220 (Cup)5:30 PMNBC
Chicago Street Course – Chicago, IL

Related: How to watch the Grant Park 220

NASCAR weekly fantasy picks

  • To be updated on Sunday morning…Ross Chastain won the NASCAR Cup Series race at Nashville!

Saturday, July 8

SeriesTime (ET)TV
O’Reilly Auto Parts 150 (Truck)1:30 PMFS1
Mid-Ohio – Lexington, OH

Saturday, July 8

SeriesTime (ET)TV
Alsco Uniforms 250 (Xfinity)8:00 PMUSA Network
Atlanta Motor Speedway – Hampton, GA

Sunday, July 9

SeriesTime (ET)TV
Quaker State 400 (Cup)7:00 PMUSA Network
Atlanta Motor Speedway – Hampton, GA

Major NASCAR races

Sunday, September 3

SeriesTime (ET)TV
Cook Out Southern 500 (Cup)6:00 PMUSA
Darlington Raceway – Darlington, SC

Saturday, September 16

SeriesTime (ET)TV
Bass Pro Shops Night Race (Cup)7:30 PMUSA
Bristol Motor Speedway – Bristol, TN

Sunday, November 5

SeriesTime (ET)TV
NASCAR Cup Series Championship (Cup)3:00 PMNBC
Phoenix Raceway – Avondale, AZ

Where is NASCAR racing this weekend?

Syndication: Sheboygan Press
Tyler Reddick (8) does a burnout at turn 5 after winning the NASCAR Kwik Trip 250, Sunday, July 3, 2022, at Elkhart Lake’s Road America near Elkhart Lake, Wis. She 121522 Sheboygan 2022 In Pictures Gck 23

The NASCAR Cup Series will be racing at the Chicago Street Course in Chicago, IL starting on July 1. The venue is a 2.140-mile street course with an unknown capacity and is the 20th event on the 38-race NASCAR schedule.

Is there a NASCAR race today?

No, there is not a NASCAR race today. The next NASCAR race will come on July 1 when the Xfinity Series travels to the Chicago Street Course for The Loop 121.

What channel is the NASCAR race on this weekend?

NASCAR schedule: TV information
Jul 31, 2022; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Dale Earnhardt Jr. before the Verizon 200 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course. Mandatory Credit: Marc Lebryk-USA TODAY Sports

You can watch the next NASCAR race on the USA Network when the Xfinity Series travels to the Chicago Street Course for The Loop 121 on July 1. The race will begin at 5:00 PM ET as the 16th official points event for the Xfinity Series on the NASCAR schedule.

What’s the NASCAR schedule for 2023?

There are 38 overall races on the 2023 NASCAR schedule. Only 36 races are points-paying as the other two races, the Busch Light Clash and All-Star Race, are exhibition races held by the sport. The NASCAR schedule for next year is typically released during the summer months.

When does the 2023 NASCAR season start?

NASCAR schedule
Feb 6, 2022; Los Angeles, California, USA; Overall view as NASCAR Cup Series drivers race around the track during the Busch Light Clash at The Coliseum at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

The NASCAR season will commence on February 5, 2023, when the Cup Series heads off to the Busch Light Clash at The Coliseum located at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, CA. The first official points-paying race will be two weeks later with the Daytona 500.

When is the 2023 Daytona 500?

NASCAR: Daytona 500
Feb 19, 2023; Daytona Beach, Florida, USA; NASCAR Cup Series driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr celebrates after winning the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

The Daytona 500 will occur on February 19, 2023, in Daytona, FL. The venue is a 2.50-mile track with a capacity of 101,500 fans. The track’s first event took place in 1959 and is commonly called by its nickname “The World Center of Racing.”