When does NASCAR race? 2023 Cup, Xfinity, Truck, ARCA schedules
The start of the 2023 racing season is getting closer.
The NASCAR Cup season begins with the Feb. 5 Clash at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum exhibition race before the heading to Daytona for the Feb. 19 Daytona 500.
Here are the Cup, Xfinity and Truck schedules (playoff races in bold), along with the ARCA, ARCA East and ARCA West schedules for the 2023 season (NASCAR races in bold are playoff races):
2023 NASCAR Cup Series Schedule
|Date||Race / Track||Network||Start Time (ET)||Radio|
|Sunday, February 5||Clash (L.A. Memorial Coliseum)||FOX||8:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Thursday, February 16||Duel at Daytona||FS1||7:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, February 19||Daytona 500||FOX||2:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, February 26||Auto Club||FOX||3:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, March 5||Las Vegas||FOX||3:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, March 12||Phoenix||FOX||3:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, March 19||Atlanta||FOX||3:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, March 26||COTA||FOX||3:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, April 2||Richmond||FS1||3:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, April 9||Bristol Dirt||FOX||7:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, April 16||Martinsville||FS1||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, April 23||Talladega||FOX||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, April 30||Dover||FS1||2:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, May 7||Kansas||FS1||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, May 14||Darlington||FS1||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, May 21||All-Star Race (North Wilkesboro)||FS1||8:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, May 28||Charlotte||FOX||6:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, June 4||World Wide Technology Raceway||FS1||3:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, June 11||Sonoma||FOX||3:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, June 25||Nashville Superspeedway||NBC||7:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, July 2||Chicago Street Race||NBC||5:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, July 9||Atlanta||USA||7:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, July 16||New Hampshire||USA||2:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, July 23||Pocono||USA||2:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, July 30||Richmond||USA||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, August 6||Michigan||USA||2:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, August 13||Indianapolis Road Course||NBC||2:30 p.m.||IMS/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, August 20||Watkins Glen||USA||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, August 26||Daytona||NBC||7:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, September 3||Darlington||USA||6:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, September 10||Kansas||USA||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, September 16||Bristol||USA||7:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, September 24||Texas||USA||3:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, October 1||Talladega||NBC||2:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, October 8||Charlotte Roval||NBC||2:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, October 15||Las Vegas||NBC||2:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, October 22||Homestead-Miami||NBC||2:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, October 29||Martinsville||NBC||2:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, November 5||Phoenix||NBC||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
2023 NASCAR Xfinity Series Schedule
|Saturday, February 18||Daytona||FS1||5:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, February 25||Auto Club||FS1||5:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, March 4||Las Vegas||FS1||4:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, March 11||Phoenix||FS1||4:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, March 18||Atlanta||FS1||5:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, March 25||COTA||FS1||5:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, April 1||Richmond||FS1||1:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, April 15||Martinsville||FS1||7:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, April 22||Talladega||FS1||4:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, April 29||Dover||FS1||1:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, May 13||Darlington||FOX||1:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, May 27||Charlotte||FS1||1:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, June 3||Portland||FS1||4:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, June 10||Sonoma||FS1||8:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, June 24||Nashville Superspeedway||USA||3:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, July 1||Chicago Street Race||USA||5:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, July 8||Atlanta||USA||8:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, July 15||New Hampshire||USA||3:00 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, July 22||Pocono||USA||5:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, July 29||Road America||NBC||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, August 5||Michigan||NBC||3:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, August 12||Indianapolis Road Course||USA||5:30 p.m.||IMS/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, August 19||Watkins Glen||USA||3:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, August 25||Daytona||USA||7:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, September 2||Darlington||USA||3:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, September 9||Kansas||NBC||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, September 15||Bristol||USA||7:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, September 23||Texas||USA||3:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, October 7||Charlotte Roval||USA||3:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, October 14||Las Vegas||USA||3:30 p.m.||PRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, October 21||Homestead-Miami||NBC||3:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, October 28||Martinsville||USA||3:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, November 4||Phoenix||USA||7:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
2023 NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series Schedule
|Friday, February 17||Daytona||FS1||7:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, March 3||Las Vegas||FS1||9:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, March 18||Atlanta||FS1||2:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, March 25||COTA||FS1||1:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, April 1||Texas||FS1||4:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, April 8||Bristol Dirt||FS1||8:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, April 14||Martinsville||FS1||7:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, May 6||Kansas||FS1||8:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, May 12||Darlington||FS1||7:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, May 20||North Wilkesboro||FOX||1:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, May 26||Charlotte||FS1||8:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, June 3||World Wide Technology Raceway||FS1||1:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, June 23||Nashville Superspeedway||FS1||8:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, July 8||Mid-Ohio||FS1||1:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, July 22||Pocono||FS1||12:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, July 29||Richmond||FS1||7:30 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, August 11||Lucas Oil Raceway at Indianapolis||FS1||9:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Sunday, August 27||Milwaukee||FS1||4:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, September 8||Kansas||FS1||9:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Thursday, September 14||Bristol||FS1||9:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, September 30||Talladega||FS1||1:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Saturday, October 21||Homestead-Miami||FS1||12:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
|Friday, November 3||Phoenix||FS1||10:00 p.m.||MRN/SiriusXM|
2023 ARCA Menards Series Schedule
- Broadcast schedule, including event start times, will be released at a later date.
|Feb. 18||Daytona International Speedway||Daytona Beach, FL|
|March 10||Phoenix Raceway||Avondale, AZ|
|April 22||Talladega Superspeedway||Talladega, AL|
|May 6||Kansas Speedway||Kansas City, KS|
|May 26||Charlotte Motor Speedway||Concord, NC|
|June 17||Berlin Raceway||Marne, MI|
|June 24||Elko Speedway||Elko, MN|
|July 7||Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course||Lexington, OH|
|July 15||Iowa Speedway||Newton, IA|
|July 21||Pocono Raceway||Long Pond, PA|
|Aug. 4||Michigan International Speedway||Brooklyn, MI|
|Aug. 11||Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park||Brownsburg, IN|
|Aug. 18||Watkins Glen International||Watkins Glen, NY|
|Aug. 20||Illinois State Fairgrounds||Springfield, IL|
|Aug. 27||The Milwaukee Mile||West Allis, WI|
|Sept. 3||DuQuoin State Fairgrounds||DuQuoin, IL|
|Sept. 8||Kansas Speedway||Kansas City, KS|
|Sept. 14||Bristol Motor Speedway||Bristol, TN|
|Sept. 30||Salem Speedway||Salem, IN|
|Oct. 7||Toledo Speedway||Toledo, OH|
2023 ARCA Menards Series East Schedule
March 25 Five Flags Speedway Pensacola, Fla.
April 28 Dover Motor Speedway Dover, Del.
May 13 Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville, Tenn.
May 20 Flat Rock Speedway Flat Rock, Mich.
July 15 Iowa Speedway Newton, Iowa
Aug. 11 Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park Brownsburg, Ind.
Aug. 27 The Milwaukee Mile West Allis, Wisc.
Sept. 14 Bristol Motor Speedway Bristol, Tenn.
2023 ARCA Menards Series West Schedule
March 10 Phoenix Raceway Avondale, Ariz.
April 1 Irwindale Speedway Irwindale, Calif.
April 22 Kern County Raceway Park Bakersfield, Calif.
June 2 Portland International Raceway Portland, Ore.
June 9 Sonoma Raceway Sonoma, Calif.
July 1 Irwindale Speedway Irwindale, Calif.
July 29 Shasta Speedway Anderson, Calif.
Aug. 19 Evergreen Speedway Evergreen, Wash.
Sept. 30 All-American Speedway Roseville, Calif.
Oct. 13 The Bullring at LVMS Las Vegas, Nev.
Oct. 21 Madera Speedway Madera, Calif.
Nov. 3 Phoenix Raceway Avondale, Ariz.
Each ARCA Menards Series East and West stand-alone race will be streamed live on FloRacing and televised on a delayed basis on USA Network. Race start times, as well as broadcast details for combination races with the ARCA Menards Series will be announced at a later date.