What time does the NASCAR race start today? TV program, channel for the Sonoma race
For those who ask, “What time is the NASCAR race today?” the answer is slightly different than usual.
The Toyota / Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway will start a few minutes later than most NASCAR Cup Series races by mid-afternoon to account for the West Coast race. Sonoma is approximately 30 miles north of San Francisco.
Below you’ll find everything you need to know about the NASCAR Sonoma race schedule, including the start time and TV channel.
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 Sonoma Raceway in Sonoma, Calif., 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.
What channel is NASCAR on today?
Fox and Fox Sports 1 will broadcast NASCAR races through June 13 All-Star Race in Texas. Fox 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.
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 in Sonoma.
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|
2021 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs, 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|
2021 NASCAR Cup Series Playoff Championship 4
|November 7||NASCAR Cup Series Championship||Phoenix circuit||3 p.m.||NBC||MRN|