For anyone wondering “What time is the NASCAR race today?” The answer is that this is when many NASCAR races start this season.
The Cup Series is contested on Road America for the first time since 1956 with the Jockey Made in America 250 presented by KwikTrip. The racetrack event will be a late-afternoon Independence Day event.
NASCAR is conducting the majority of its 2021 Cup Series races during the day; the next night race will be the regular season finale at Daytona on August 28.
Here’s everything you need to know about Sunday’s race schedule at Road America:
What time does the NASCAR race start today?
- Race: Jockey Made in America 250 presented by KwikTrip
- Date: Sunday July 4
- Hour: 2:40 p.m. ET (TV time)
The green flag for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Road America is scheduled to fall at 2:40 p.m. ET.
The weather should not disturb the start of the race. The National Weather Service forecast for Sunday at the Plymouth, Wis. racetrack, it’s for mostly sunny skies and a high temperature approaching 90 degrees. Winds will be out of the southwest at 10-15 mph.
What channel is NASCAR on today?
- Television channel: NBC (TSN1,4,5 in Canada)
- Live broadcast: NBCSports.com | fuboTV7-day free trial)
- Radio: MRN
NBC programming will begin at 2 pm with the pre-race show “Countdown to Green,” followed by coverage of the race beginning at 2:30 pm ET. Rick Allen, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Burton and Steve Letarte make up the NBC announcing team at the booth. Marty Snider, Dave Burns and Parker Kligerman will be the pit reporters.
NASCAR Live Stream for Road America Race
For those who don’t have a cable or satellite subscription, there are five over-the-top (OTT) TV streaming options that both broadcast NBC and NBCSN: AT&T TV, fuboTV, Hulu, Sling, and YouTubeTV.
Below are the links to each:
NASCAR Cup Series 2021 Schedule
Below is the remaining schedule for the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series regular season and playoffs, beginning with Sunday’s race at Road America, the 20th race of the season.
NASCAR Cup Series 2021 regular season
|July 4th||Jockey Made in America 250 presented by KwikTrip||America road||2:30 pm||NBC||MRN|
|July 11||Quaker State 400 presented by Walmart||Atlanta Speedway||3:30 pm||NBCSN||PRN|
|July 18||Foxwoods Resort Casino 301||New Hampshire Racing Circuit||3 pm||NBCSN||PRN|
|August 8||Go bowling at The Glen||Watkins Glen International||3 pm||NBCSN||MRN|
|August 15th||Big Machine Vodka 400 in Brickyard powered by Florida Georgia Line||Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Circuit||1 pm||NBC||I AM S|
|August 22nd||FireKeepers Casino 400||Michigan International Highway||3 pm||NBCSN||MRN|
|August 28||Coca-Cola Zero Sugar 400||Daytona International Highway||7 pm||NBC||MRN|
Round of 16 of the NASCAR Cup Series 2021
|September 5||Cooking Southern 500||Darlington Race Track||6 pm||NBCSN||MRN|
|11 of September||Federated Auto Parts 400||Richmond Raceway||7:30 pm||NBCSN||MRN|
|September 18||Bass Pro Shops Night Run||Bristol racetrack||7:30 pm||NBCSN||PRN|
Round of 12 of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs
|September 26||South Point 400||Las Vegas Expressway||7 pm||NBCSN||PRN|
|Oct. 3||YellaWood 500||Talladega Superspeedway||2 pm||NBC||MRN|
|Oct. 10||Bank of America ROVAL 400||Charlotte Motor Speedway Road Circuit||2 pm||NBC||PRN|
Round of 16 of the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs
|Oct. 17||Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500||Texas race track||2 pm||NBC||PRN|
|Oct. 24||Hollywood Casino 400||Kansas speedway||3 pm||NBCSN||MRN|
|Oct. 31||Xfinity 500||Martinsville Speedway||2 pm||NBC||MRN|
NASCAR Cup Series 2021 Playoff Championship 4th
|November 7||NASCAR Cup Series Championship||Phoenix race track||3 pm||NBC||MRN|