SPORT NEWS – NASCAR’s 2020 finale strikes to Phoenix as a part of schedule overhaul


NASCAR’s 2020 finale strikes to Phoenix as a part of schedule overhaul

The Monster Vitality NASCAR Cup Collection schedule has been reshuffled considerably for the 2020 season, culminating with ISM Raceway changing Homestead-Miami as host of the finale.

After the Daytona 500 opens the season on Feb. 16, the adjustments start instantly when the sequence heads on to the west coast for Las Vegas, Fontana, and ISM. Atlanta has been pushed to the fifth race of the season and can now be adopted by Homestead.

Additional into the schedule, Martinsville will now maintain its first race in Might on Mom’s Day weekend; an occasion that may run at prime time on Saturday night time. Pocono Raceway goes to host each of its Cup Collection races in a single weekend in June.

Indianapolis has been moved earlier into the summer season, and can host the Brickyard 400 on the July 4th weekend. The second Daytona race, which had beforehand been on that weekend, is now the cutoff race to the playoffs.

           <h2 class="related__header">Extra System 1!</h2><a category="block block--related" href="https://racer.com/2019/03/26/drivers-can-push-harder-in-f1-than-f2-albon/" data-track="-in-article-related-auto"><h2 class="block__title">Drivers can push tougher in F1 than F2 – Albon</h2><h2 class="block__title">Mick Schumacher to check for Ferrari and Alfa Romeo</h2><h2 class="block__title">MEDLAND: The curious case of the gradual Ferraris</h2></apart> <p>“Fairly fittingly, the birthplace of NASCAR will host the bookend races to the 2020 common season,” mentioned NASCAR govt vp and chief racing growth officer Steve O’Donnell. “Racing in Daytona – notably in the summertime beneath the lights – by no means fails in delivering intense and unpredictable motion. There’s no query this venue will create some unimaginable drama as drivers make one final push for a playoff spot.”</p> <p>Darlington Raceway would be the first race of the postseason in its regular Labor Day weekend spot. Bristol is the primary elimination race, shifting to the third spot within the playoffs. However the greatest change is the one that may have the champion crowed in Phoenix. The season can even finish per week earlier on Sunday, Nov. 8.</p> <p>“The followers and the trade as an entire have been vocal in regards to the want for sweeping adjustments to the schedule, and the 2020 slate is a mirrored image of our efforts to execute in opposition to that suggestions,” mentioned O’Donnell. “These adjustments are a results of unprecedented consensus-building with our racetracks and broadcast companions; one thing we glance to proceed into 2021 and past.”</p> <div id="attachment_189143" class="wp-caption alignnone"><img aria-describedby="caption-attachment-189143" data-attachment-id="189143" data-permalink="https://racer.com/2019/03/26/nascar-2020-finale-moves-to-phoenix-as-part-of-schedule-overhaul/2018-pocono-ii-17/" data-orig-file="https://automobilnews.eu/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/SPORT-NEWS-NASCARs-2020-finale-moves-to-Phoenix-as.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,600" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"9","credit score":"Logan Whitton / LAT Pictures","digital camera":"NIKON D5","caption":"POCONO RACEWAY, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA - JULY 28: #42: Kyle Larson, Chip Ganassi Racing, Chevrolet Camaro DC Photo voltaic/Credit score One Financial institution through the Pocono II at Pocono Raceway on July 28, 2018 in Pocono Raceway, United States of America. (Photograph by Logan Whitton / LAT Pictures)","created_timestamp":"1532783590","copyright":"","focal_length":"15","iso":"320","shutter_speed":"0.000625","title":"2018 Pocono II","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2018 Pocono II" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://automobilnews.eu/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/SPORT-NEWS-NASCARs-2020-finale-moves-to-Phoenix-as.jpg?w=300" data-large-file="https://automobilnews.eu/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/SPORT-NEWS-NASCARs-2020-finale-moves-to-Phoenix-as.jpg?w=1000" class="size-full wp-image-189143" src="https://automobilnews.eu/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/SPORT-NEWS-NASCARs-2020-finale-moves-to-Phoenix-as.jpg" alt="" width="1000" peak="600" /><p id="caption-attachment-189143" class="wp-caption-text">Pocono will run its two races as a double-header in June. Picture by Whitton/LAT</p></div> <p><sturdy>2020 Monster Vitality NASCAR Cup Collection schedule</sturdy></p> <p>Sunday, Feb. 16: Daytona 500</p> <p>Sunday, Feb. 23: Las Vegas Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, March 1: Auto Membership Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, March 8: ISM Raceway</p> <p>Sunday, March 15: Atlanta Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, March 22: Homestead-Miami Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, March 29: Texas Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, April 5: Bristol Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, April 19: Richmond Raceway</p> <p>Sunday, April 26: Talladega Superspeedway</p> <p>Sunday, Might 3: Dover Worldwide Speedway</p> <p>Saturday, Might 9: Martinsville Speedway</p> <p>Saturday, Might 16: All-Star Race</p> <p>Sunday, Might 24: Charlotte Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Might 31: Kansas Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, June 7: Michigan Worldwide Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, June 14: Sonoma Raceway</p> <p>Sunday, June 21: Chicagoland Speedway</p> <p>Saturday, June 27: Pocono Raceway</p> <p>Sunday, June 28: Pocono Raceway</p> <p>Sunday, July 5: Indianapolis Motor Speedway</p> <p>Saturday, July 11: Kentucky Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, July 19: New Hampshire Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Aug. 9: Michigan Worldwide Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Aug. 16: Watkins Glen Worldwide</p> <p>Sunday, Aug. 23: Dover Worldwide Speedway</p> <p>Saturday, Aug. 29: Daytona Worldwide Speedway</p> <p><sturdy>PLAYOFF RACES</sturdy></p> <p>Sunday, Sept. 6: Darlington Raceway</p> <p>Saturday, Sept. 12: Richmond Raceway</p> <p>Saturday, Sept. 19: Bristol Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Sept. 27: Las Vegas Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Oct. 4: Talladega Superspeedway</p> <p>Sunday, Oct. 11: Charlotte Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Oct. 18: Kansas Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Oct. 25: Texas Motor Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Nov. 1: Martinsville Speedway</p> <p>Sunday, Nov. 8: ISM Raceway</p> <p>Particular race instances and tv networks will probably be introduced at a later date.</p>
SPORT NEWS – NASCAR’s 2020 finale strikes to Phoenix as a part of schedule overhaul


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