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What channel is NASCAR on today? TV schedule, start time for 2023 Las Vegas race

A full house is expected at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday when the NASCAR Cup Series rolls through for its third race of the 2023 regular season, the Pennzoil 400.

The race promises to enrapture, not least because last week’s Pala Casino 400 proved about as dull an event as NASCAR could put forth.

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Las Vegas Motor Speedway’s 1.5-mile circuit can be tricky, particularly once dust and debris start to build up. That should help make for a Sin City spectacle.

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You best believe racers will put their cards on the table in hopes of capturing a hefty piece of hardware.

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The Sporting News fills you in on everything you need to know about this weekend’s Pennzoil 400, including start time and broadcast information.

What time does the Pennzoil 400 start today?

  • Date: Sunday, March 5
  • Start time: 3:30 p.m. ET

Sunday’s race is listed to start at 3:30 p.m. ET, but pre-race activities will push the waving of the green flag to 3:49 p.m. ET (12:49 p.m. local time).

What channel is the Pennzoil 400 on today?

  • TV channel: Fox (U.S.) | TSN5 (Canada)
  • Live stream:, fuboTV

This year’s Pennzoil 400 will be broadcast on Fox in the United States. Canadian viewers can tap into the action from Las Vegas Motor Speedway on TSN5.

Mike Joy will lead Sunday’s broadcast, serving as the race’s lap-by-lap announcer. He’ll be joined in the booth by analysts Clint Bowyer and Danica Patrick.

Cord-cutters can stream Sunday’s race on (with a cable subscription) or fuboTV, which offers a free trial.

NASCAR schedule 2023: Regular-season races

Date Race Track Time (ET) TV Radio
Feb. 19 Daytona 500 (Ricky Stenhouse Jr.) Daytona International Speedway      
Feb. 26 Pala Casino 400 (Kyle Busch) Auto Club Speedway      
March 5 

Pennzoil 400

Las Vegas Motor Speedway 3:30 p.m. Fox PRN
March 12 United Rentals Work United 500 Phoenix Raceway 3:30 p.m. Fox MRN
March 19 Ambetter Health 400 Atlanta Motor Speedway 3 p.m. Fox PRN
March 26 EchoPark Automotive Grand Prix Circuit of the Americas 3:30 p.m. Fox PRN
April 2 Toyota Owners 400 Richmond Raceway 3:30 p.m. FS1 MRN
April 9 Food City Dirt Race Bristol Motor Speedway 7 p.m. Fox PRN
April 16 NASCAR Cup Series Race at Martinsville Martinsville Speedway 3 p.m. FS1 MRN
April 23 GEICO 500 Talladega Superspeedway 3 p.m. Fox MRN
April 30 NASCAR Cup Series Race at Dover Dover Motor Speedway 2 p.m. FS1 PRN
May 7 AdventHealth 400 Kansas Speedway 3 p.m. FS1 MRN
May 14 Goodyear 400 Darlington Raceway 3 p.m. FS1 MRN
May 21 NASCAR All-Star Open North Wilkesboro Speedway 5 p.m. FS1 MRN
May 21 NASCAR All-Star Race North Wilkesboro Speedway 8 p.m. FS1 MRN
May 28 Coca-Cola 600 Charlotte Motor Speedway 6 p.m. Fox PRN
June 4 Enjoy Illinois 300 World Wide Technology Raceway 3:30 p.m. FS1 MRN
June 11 Toyota/Save Mart 350 Sonoma Raceway 3:30 p.m. Fox PRN
June 25 Ally 400 Nashville Superspeedway 7 p.m. NBC PRN
July 2 NASCAR Cup Series Race at Chicago Chicago Street Course 5:30 p.m. NBC MRN
July 9 Quaker State 400 Atlanta Motor Speedway 7 p.m. USA PRN
July 16 Crayon 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 2:30 p.m. USA PRN
July 23 M&M’s Fan Appreciation 400 Pocono Raceway 2:30 p.m. USA MRN
July 30 NASCAR Cup Series Race at Richmond Richmond Raceway 3 p.m. USA MRN
Aug. 6 FireKeepers Casino 400 Michigan International Speedway 2:30 p.m. USA MRN
Aug. 13 Verizon 200 at the Brickyard Speedway Road Course 2:30 p.m. NBC IMS
Aug. 20 Go Bowling at the Glen Watkins Glen International 3 p.m. USA MRN
Aug. 26 Coke Zero Sugar 400 Daytona International Speedway 7 p.m. NBC MRN

NASCAR schedule 2023: Playoff races

Date Race Track Time (ET) TV Radio
Sept. 3 Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 6 p.m. USA MRN
Sept. 10 Hollywood Casino 400 Kansas Speedway 3 p.m. USA MRN
Sept. 16 Bass Pro Shops Night Race Bristol Motor Speedway 7:30 p.m. USA PRN
Sept. 24 AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 400 Texas Motor Speedway 3:30 p.m. USA PRN
Oct. 1 YellaWood 500 Talladega Superspeedway 2 p.m. NBC MRN
Oct. 8 Bank of America Roval 400 Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval 2 p.m. NBC PRN
Oct. 15 South Point 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 2:30 p.m. NBC PRN
Oct. 22 NASCAR Cup Series Race at Homestead-Miami 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

In Canada, fans can watch all NASCAR races on TSN.


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