Race fans, start your engines. The 2019 NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series schedule will officially debut on Sunday with the Daytona 500.
After a season in which Kyle Busch's Big 3, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. have apparently won all races (and yet none of them won the title since Joey Logano has won his first Cup Series title), this season is announcing again. place to be a good one as familiar faces (including Truex) support new rides.
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And as a new rule change states that drivers who fail inspection after a race will be disqualified instead of just losing points in the playoffs, this year also involves a bit more risk.
William Byron won pole at Daytona 500 qualifying a week before the race. His teammate at Hendrick Motorsports, Alex Bowman, took second place. The rest of the starting lineup will be determined Thursday at the Daytona Duels.
Here's all you need to know about the Daytona 500 and the program that preceded the "Great American Race", including how to watch the race live on TV and streaming online.
What time does the Daytona 500 begin in 2019?
The Daytona 500 will take place on Sunday, February 17th. The live broadcast begins on Fox at 14 hours. AND with the green flag set at 2.30 pm ET.
What is the TV channel on which the Daytona 500 is located?
The Daytona 500 will be broadcast nationwide on Fox in 2019. The race can also be broadcast live on the Fox Sports Go app or by subscribing to fuboTV, which offers a free seven day trial.
When are the races of Daytona Duel 2019?
The Duel at Daytona qualifying races are scheduled for Thursday, February 14th. The first race will begin at 19 hours. AND on Fox Sports 1 and the second scheduled at 9 pm. Both races define the peloton and the starting formation for the Daytona 500.
Speedweeks 2019 TV Schedule, how to watch
Fox will broadcast all Truck, Xfinity and Cup series practices and races on its network family. Here is a daily calendar of events leading up to the Daytona 500.
Thursday, February 15
|2:35 p.m.||First series of trucks||FS2|
|4:35 ET||Final series of the Truck series||FS2|
|19h||Duel 1 at Daytona||FS1 / fuboTV|
|21h||Duel 2 at Daytona||FS1 / fuboTV|
Friday, February 15
|12:05||First practice of the Xfinity series||FS1 / fuboTV|
|1:05 p.m.||Third Practice Series Cup||FS1 / fuboTV|
|2:05 p.m.||Final tests of the Xfinity series||FS1 / fuboTV|
|3:05 p.m.||4th series of tests||FS1 / fuboTV|
|4:40 p.m.||Series of qualifying trucks||FS1 / fuboTV|
|7:30 p.m.||Truck Series, NextEra Energy 250||FS1 / fuboTV|
Saturday February 16th
|9:40||Xfinity Series Qualifications||FS1 / fuboTV|
|12:05||Final series of the cup||FS1 / fuboTV|
|2:30 pm in the afternoon.||Xfinity Racing Experience 300||FS1 / fuboTV|
Sunday February 17th
|2:30 pm in the afternoon.||Daytona 500 Series Cutting||Fox / fuboTV|
Daytona 500 list of entry: List of drivers
There are 42 Cup drivers entered in Sunday's race. Here is the list of drivers of the Cup participants in alphabetical order by first name:
|Darrell "Bubba" Wallace Jr.|
|Martin Truex Jr.|
|Ricky Stenhouse Jr.|