What channel is NASCAR on today? TV schedule, start time for Darlington race

NASCAR fans are going to have a chance to take in Mother’s Day with one of the sport’s greatest traditions: a race at Darlington Raceway.

The Goodyear 400 at the Darlington Raceway is set to take place on Sunday in the second straight year the spring race in Darlington will be for 400 laps.

Few drivers currently in the Cup Series have owned the race like Denny Hamlin. The Joe Gibbs Racing driver has won at Darlington four times already, and his average finish at the track is 7.1, according to Racing Reference, his best track of any on which he has raced at least 10 times.

MORE: Watch NASCAR at Darlington live with fuboTV (free trial)

Here’s all the information you need to watch the Goodyear 400 at Darlington, including time and TV channel.

What channel is the NASCAR race on today?

  • TV channel: FS1 (US) | TSN5 (Canada)
  • Live stream: Fox Sports Go, fuboTV
  • Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Sunday’s race will be carried by FS1 in the US, and TSN5 in Canada.

Mike Joy will be providing lap-by-lap action with Clint Bowyer providing analysis. The Fox broadcast teams have had rotating analysts to replace Jeff Gordon, who left to join Hendrick Motorsports as an executive, and this Sunday, there will be three different guest analysts in the booth. Richard Petty will be in for the first stage, Bobby Labonte will be in for the second stage and Bill Elliott will be in the booth for the third stage.

There will be options to stream the race, as fans can find coverage on Fox Sports Go or via fuboTV, which offers a free trial.

What time does the NASCAR race at Darlington start?

  • Start time: 3:30 p.m. ET

Sunday’s race will begin at 3:30 pm ET, though the green flag will be expected to be waved closer at 3:45 pm ET.

NASCAR Cup Series schedule 2022

(All times Eastern)

Date Race track Time TV Radio
May 8 Goodyear 400 Darlington Raceway 3:30 p.m. FS1 DNR
May 15 Advent Health 400 Kansas Speedway 3 p.m. FS1 DNR
May 22 NASCAR All-Star Open Texas Motor Speedway 8 p.m. FS1 PRN
May 22 NASCAR All-Star Race Texas Motor Speedway 8 p.m. FS1 PRN
May 29 Coca-Cola 600 Charlotte Motor Speedway 6 p.m. fox PRN
June 5 Enjoy Illinois 300 World Wide Technology Raceway 3:30 p.m. FS1 DNR
June 12 Toyota/Save Mart 350 Sonoma Raceway 4 p.m. FS1 PRN
June 26 Ally 400 Nashville Superspeedway 5 p.m. NBC DNR
July 3 Kwik Trip 250 RoadAmerica 3 p.m. USA DNR
July 10 Quaker State 400 Atlanta Motor Speedway 3 p.m. USA PRN
July 17 Amber 301 New Hampshire Motor Speedway 3 p.m. USA PRN
July 24 Explore the Pocono Mountains 500 Pocono Raceway 3 p.m. USA DNR
July 31 Verizon 200 Indianapolis Motor Speedway Road Course 3 p.m. NBC IMS-Radio
Aug. 7 FireKeepers Casino 400 Michigan International Speedway 3 p.m. USA DNR
Aug. 14 Federated Auto Parts 400 Richmond Raceway 3 p.m. USA DNR
Aug. 21 Go Bowling at the Glen Watkins Glen International 3 p.m. USA DNR
Aug. 27 Coke Zero Sugar 400 Daytona International Speedway 7 p.m. NBC DNR

NASCAR schedule 2022: Playoff races

(All times Eastern)

Date Race track Time TV Radio
Sep 4 Southern 500 Darlington Raceway 6 p.m. USA DNR
Sep 11 Hollywood Casino 400 Kansas Speedway 3 p.m. USA DNR
Sep 17 Bass Pro Shops Night Race Bristol Motor Speedway 7:30 p.m. USA PRN
Sep 25 AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 500 Texas Motor Speedway 3:30 p.m. USA PRN
Oct. 2 YellaWood 500 Talladega Superspeedway 2 p.m. NBC DNR
Oct. 9 Bank of America Roval 400 Charlotte Motor Speedway ROVAL 2 p.m. NBC PRN
Oct. 16 South Point 400 Las Vegas Motor Speedway 2:30 p.m. NBC PRN
Oct. 23 Dixie Vodka 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway 2:30 p.m. NBC DNR
Oct. 30 Xfinity 500 Martinsville Speedway 2 p.m. NBC DNR
Nov. 6 NASCAR Cup Series Championship Phoenix Raceway 3 p.m. NBC DNR

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