NASCAR has announced the start times and television coverage for the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series.
For the most part, the schedule is similar to the 2018 slots, but some time changes will affectÂ some of the bigger races.
Perhaps the biggest changeÂ is the start of the playoffs at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sept. 15. The South Point 400 will be a primetime event and will begin at 7 p.m. ET.
The Cup Series points-race season begins Feb. 17 with the traditional start at the Daytona 500 and ends Nov. 17 with the season champion crowned at Homestead-Miami Speedway after the South Point 400.
The 2019 Monster EnergyÂ NASCAR Cup Series season begins with the Advance Auto Parts Clash on Sunday, Feb. 10.
The 2019 Daytona 500 is at 2:30 p.m. ET Sunday, Feb. 17.
Fox will televise the 2019 Daytona 500 at 2:30 p.m. ET Sunday, Feb. 17. The race also can be streamed on Fox Sports Go and heard on the Motor Racing Network.
The 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series All-Star race is at 8 p.m. ET Saturday, May 18, at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
The 2019 NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series playoffs begin at 7 p.m. ET Sunday, Sept. 15, with theÂ South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
The 2019 NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series season ends Sunday, Nov. 17, with the season champion crowned following theÂ Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. NBC will televise the 2019 season-ending race at 3 p.m. ET. The race also can be streamed on the NBC Sports app and heard on the Motor Racing Network.
|Feb. 10||The Clash||3 p.m.||FS1|
|Feb. 14||Daytona 500 Duels||7, 9 p.m.||FS1|
|Feb. 17||Daytona 500||2:30 p.m.||Fox|
|Feb. 24||Atlanta||2 p.m.||Fox|
|March 3||Las Vegas||3:30 p.m.||Fox|
|March 10||ISM Raceway||3:30 p.m.||Fox|
|March 17||Auto Club||3:30 p.m.||Fox|
|March 24||Martinsville||2 p.m.||FS1|
|March 31||Texas||3 p.m.||Fox|
|April 7||Bristol||2 p.m.||FS1|
|April 13||Richmond||7:30 p.m.||Fox|
|April 21||Off week||Easter|
|April 28||Talladega||2 p.m.||Fox|
|May 5||Dover||2 p.m.||FS1|
|May 11||Kansas||7:30 p.m.||FS1|
|May 18||All-Star Open Charlotte||6 p.m.||FS1|
|May 18||All-Star Race Charlotte||8 p.m.||FS1|
|May 26||Charlotte||6 p.m.||Fox|
|June 2||Pocono||2 p.m.||FS1|
|June 9||Michigan||2 p.m.||FS1|
|June 23||Sonoma||3 p.m.||FS1|
|June 30||Chicago||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|July 6||Daytona||7:30 p.m.||NBC|
|July 13||Kentucky||7:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|July 21||New Hampshire||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|July 28||Pocono||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Aug. 4||Watkins Glen||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Aug. 11||Michigan||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Aug. 17||Bristol||7:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sept. 1||Darlington||6 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sept. 8||Indianapolis||2 p.m.||NBC|
|Sept. 15||Las Vegas*||7 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sept. 21||Richmond*||7:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Sept. 29||Charlotte*||2:30 p.m.||NBC|
|Oct. 6||Dover*||2:30 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Oct. 13||Talladega*||2 p.m.||NBC|
|Oct. 20||Kansas*||2:30 p.m.||NBC|
|Oct. 27||Martinsville*||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Nov. 3||Texas*||3 p.m.||NBCSN|
|Nov. 10||ISM Raceway*||2:30 p.m.||NBC|
|Nov. 17||Miami-Homestead*||3 p.m.||NBC|