What channel is NASCAR on today? TV program, start time for the Sonoma race
For those who ask: “What channel is today’s NASCAR race taking place on?” there is a familiar answer.
The television channel for Sunday’s NASCAR race is FS1. The network will broadcast the Toyota / Save Mart 350 from Sonoma Raceway outside of San Francisco. The race is the 16th in the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season, and Fox or FS1 has been the chain for all 16 races.
NASCAR returns to late afternoon racing this weekend after the Coca-Cola 600 night race on Memorial Day weekend. The green Sonoma race flag is expected to be waved at 4:14 p.m. ET.
Here’s how to watch Sunday afternoon’s NASCAR Cup Series race, including the TV channel and live streaming options:
What channel is NASCAR on today?
Fox and Fox Sports 1 will broadcast NASCAR races through the June 13 All-Star Race at Texas Motor Speedway. FS1 will broadcast Sunday’s race, the 16th of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season. NBC and NBC Sports Network are expected to broadcast all races after June 13, including the playoffs.
As is the case with all Cup Series races on Fox and FS1 this season, Mike Joy will be calling the race along with analysts Jeff Gordon, Clint Bowyer and Larry McReynolds. Jamie Little, Regan Smith and Vince Welch are the Fox / FS1 booth reporters.
NASCAR Live Stream for Sonoma Race
Anyone with a cable or satellite subscription can live stream Sunday afternoon’s NASCAR race in Sonoma through FoxSports.com or the Fox Sports Go app.
For those who do not have a cable or satellite subscription, there is six OTT (over-the-top) TV streaming options that carry Fox and FS1 – AT&T TV, fuboTV, Hulu, Sling, Vidgo and YouTubeTV. Of the six, fuboTV, Hulu, and YouTubeTV offer free trial options.
Below are links to each.
What time does the NASCAR race start today?
- Dated: Sunday 6 June
- Start time: 4 p.m. ET (TV time)
The green flag for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Sonona Raceway, the Toyota / Save Mart 350, is expected to be waved at 4:14 p.m. ET.
Pilots can expect to race in good weather. the National weather service forecasts calls for sunny skies and temperatures in the low 70s on the road course. Wind could become a problem with gusts of up to 32 mph.
2021 NASCAR Cup Series Calendar
Below is the remaining schedule for the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series regular season and playoffs, starting with Sunday’s race at Sonoma Raceway.
NASCAR Cup Series 2021 regular season
|June 6||Toyota / Save Mart 350||Sonoma Racing Circuit||4:00 p.m.||FS1||PRN|
|June 13||NASCAR All-Star Open||Texas Motor Circuit||6:00 p.m.||FS1||MRN|
|June 13||NASCAR All-Star Race||Texas Motor Circuit||8 p.m.||FS1||MRN|
|June 20||Ally 400||Nashville Superspeedway||3:30 p.m.||NBCSN||MRN|
|June 26||NASCAR Cup Series Race at Pocono-1||Pocono circuit||3 p.m.||NBCSN||MRN|
|June 27||NASCAR Cup Series Race at Pocono-2||Pocono circuit||3:30 p.m.||NBCSN||MRN|
|4th July||NASCAR Cup Series Race at Road America||America route||2:30 p.m.||NBC||MRN|
|11 July||Quaker State 400 presented by Walmart||Atlanta Auto Circuit||3:30 p.m.||NBCSN||PRN|
|July 18||Foxwoods Resort Casino 301||New Hampshire Motor Circuit||3 p.m.||NBCSN||PRN|
|August 8||Bowling at the Glen||Watkins Glen International||3 p.m.||NBCSN||MRN|
|August 15th||Big Machine Vodka 400 at Florida Georgia Line powered brickyard||Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course||1:00 p.m.||NBC||IMS|
|22 august||FireKeepers Casino 400||Michigan International Motor Circuit||3 p.m.||NBCSN||MRN|
|August 28||Zero Sugar Coke 400||Daytona International Motor Circuit||7:00 p.m.||NBC||MRN|
The 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs in the round of 16
|September 5||Cook the South 500||Darlington Circuit||6:00 p.m.||NBCSN||MRN|
|September 11th||Federated auto parts 400||Richmond Racing Circuit||7:30 p.m.||NBCSN||MRN|
|September 18||Bass Pro Shops Night Race||Bristol Motor Circuit||7:30 p.m.||NBCSN||PRN|
NASCAR Cup Series 2021 Playoff Round of 12
|September 26||South Point 400||Las Vegas Auto Circuit||7:00 p.m.||NBCSN||PRN|
|October 3||YellaWood 500||Talladega Superspeedway||2:00 p.m.||NBC||MRN|
|October 10||Bank of America ROVAL 400||Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Course||2:00 p.m.||NBC||PRN|
NASCAR Cup Series 2021 playoff, Round of 16
|17 october||Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500||Texas Motor Circuit||2:00 p.m.||NBC||PRN|
|24 october||Hollywood Casino 400||Kansas Motor Circuit||3 p.m.||NBCSN||MRN|
|October 31||Xfinity 500||Martinsville Motor Circuit||2:00 p.m.||NBC||MRN|
NASCAR Cup Series 2021 playoffs Championship 4
|November 7||NASCAR Cup Series Championship||Phoenix circuit||3 p.m.||NBC||MRN|