2023 NASCAR Series Schedules

NASCAR Announces 2023 NASCAR National Series Schedules

NASCAR’s Diamond Anniversary Season Highlighted By New Venues in all Three Series

NASCAR 2023 schedules for the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series. During the organization’s 75th anniversary season, NASCAR’s national series will visit an exciting mix of history-rich venues, short tracks and road courses, with the sport reaching a new level of excitement with the already-announced Chicago Street Race – a bold, first-of-its-kind addition in a globally renowned city.

“As we prepare to celebrate our 75th anniversary season, we are committed to delivering a schedule that acknowledges the deep history and tradition of our sport while establishing a bold future that brings the best racing in the world to new markets and new fans,” said Ben Kennedy, NASCAR Senior Vice President of Racing Development and Strategy. “The 2023 schedules are a product of continued collaboration across our industry and partners. We are incredibly proud of what our sport will have to offer fans next season, and excited to celebrate this milestone season with the most diverse compilation of tracks in motorsports.”

The 2023 Cup season will get underway with “round two” of the Busch Light Clash at the Coliseum, which will take place in East Coast primetime on Sunday, Feb. 5 on FOX. Two weeks later, on Sunday, Feb. 19, the 65th annual DAYTONA 500 will unfold live on FOX from Daytona International Speedway.

Additional highlights to the NASCAR Cup Series schedule include:

NASCAR will head west for the final race on the two-mile version of Auto Club Speedway (Sunday, Feb. 26) before visiting Las Vegas Motor Speedway (Sunday, Mar. 5) and Phoenix Raceway (Sunday, Mar. 12).

As previously announced, NASCAR’s annual All-Star Race (Sunday, May 21) will be hosted by North Wilkesboro Speedway – the first time the track will welcome the Cup Series since 1996.

The NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs will once again begin at Darlington Raceway (Sunday, Sept. 3), with the NASCAR Championship Race set for Phoenix Raceway on Sunday, Nov. 5.

As for the NASCAR Xfinity Series, a pair of road courses join the schedule for the first time in its four-decade history, as Names Will Be Made at Sonoma Raceway (June 10) and the Chicago Street Race (July 1). Bristol Motor Speedway will host the Xfinity Series Playoffs opener (Friday, Sept. 15) and the series will culminate with its championship race at Phoenix Raceway on Saturday, Nov. 4.

What’s old is new for the ‘Tough Trucks’ as CRAFTSMAN returns to the series, as does a race at the historic Milwaukee Mile. Trucks will make a return to the Milwaukee Mile Speedway for the second race of the Round of 10 on Sunday, August 27. The visit will mark the first time the Trucks have returned to Brew City since 2009.

In addition, the CRAFTSMAN Truck Series will get the festivities started on All-Star weekend when the trucks join the stars from the NASCAR Cup Series at the famed North Wilkesboro Speedway for the first time since 1996, on Saturday, May 20.

The CRAFTSMAN Truck Series Playoffs will get underway on Friday, Aug. 11 at Lucas Oil Indianapolis Raceway Park, and like the Cup Series and Xfinity Series, will crown a champion at Phoenix Raceway (Friday, Nov. 3) for the fourth consecutive year.

For tickets to 2023 NASCAR events, please visit http://www.nascar.com/2023schedule

The FOX Sports and NBC Sports family of networks will again broadcast the 2023 NASCAR season. Networks and start times will be announced at a later date.

Below are the full 2023 NASCAR National Series schedules (Playoff races in bold font):

2023 NASCAR Cup Series Schedule

Date Race / Track

Sunday, February 5 Clash (L.A. Memorial Coliseum)

Thursday, February 16 Duel at Daytona

Sunday, February 19 DAYTONA 500

Sunday, February 26 Auto Club

Sunday, March 5 Las Vegas

Sunday, March 12 Phoenix

Sunday, March 19 Atlanta

Sunday, March 26 COTA

Sunday, April 2 Richmond

Sunday, April 9 Bristol Dirt

Sunday, April 16 Martinsville

Sunday, April 23 Talladega

Sunday, April 30 Dover

Sunday, May 7 Kansas

Sunday, May 14 Darlington

Sunday, May 21 North Wilkesboro (All-Star Race)

Sunday, May 28 Charlotte

Sunday, June 4 World Wide Technology Raceway

Sunday, June 11 Sonoma

Sunday, June 25 Nashville Superspeedway

Sunday, July 2 Chicago Street Race

Sunday, July 9 Atlanta

Sunday, July 16 New Hampshire

Sunday, July 23 Pocono

Sunday, July 30 Richmond

Sunday, August 6 Michigan

Sunday, August 13 Indianapolis Road Course

Sunday, August 20 Watkins Glen

Saturday, August 26 Daytona

Sunday, September 3 Darlington

Sunday, September 10 Kansas

Saturday, September 16 Bristol

Sunday, September 24 Texas

Sunday, October 1 Talladega

Sunday, October 8 Charlotte Roval

Sunday, October 15 Las Vegas

Sunday, October 22 Homestead-Miami

Sunday, October 29 Martinsville

Sunday, November 5 Phoenix (Championship)

Subject to change.

Graphics & Photos Courtesy of NASCAR

2023 NASCAR XFINITY Series Schedule

Date Race / Track

Saturday, February 18 Daytona

Saturday, February 25 Auto Club

Saturday, March 4 Las Vegas

Saturday, March 11 Phoenix

Saturday, March 18 Atlanta

Saturday, March 25 COTA

Saturday, April 1 Richmond

Saturday, April 15 Martinsville

Saturday, April 22 Talladega

Saturday, April 29 Dover

Saturday, May 13 Darlington

Saturday, May 27 Charlotte

Saturday, June 3 Portland

Saturday, June 10 Sonoma

Saturday, June 24 Nashville Superspeedway

Saturday, July 1 Chicago Street Race

Saturday, July 8 Atlanta

Saturday, July 15 New Hampshire

Saturday, July 22 Pocono

Saturday, July 29 Road America

Saturday, August 5 Michigan

Saturday, August 12 Indianapolis Road Course

Saturday, August 19 Watkins Glen

Friday, August 25 Daytona

Saturday, September 2 Darlington

Saturday, September 9 Kansas

Friday, September 15 Bristol

Saturday, September 23 Texas

Saturday, October 7 Charlotte Roval

Saturday, October 14 Las Vegas

Saturday, October 21 Homestead-Miami

Saturday, October 28 Martinsville

Saturday, November 4 Phoenix (Championship)

Subject to change.

Graphics & Photos Courtesy of NASCAR

2023 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Schedule

Date Race / Track

Friday, February 17 Daytona

Friday, March 3 Las Vegas

Saturday, March 18 Atlanta

Saturday, March 25 COTA

Saturday, April 1 Texas

Saturday, April 8 Bristol Dirt

Friday, April 14 Martinsville

Saturday, May 6 Kansas

Friday, May 12 Darlington

Saturday, May 20 North Wilkesboro

Friday, May 26 Charlotte

Saturday, June 3 World Wide Technology Raceway

Friday, June 23 Nashville Superspeedway

Saturday, July 8 Mid-Ohio

Saturday, July 22 Pocono

Saturday, July 29 Richmond

Friday, August 11 Lucas Oil IRP

Sunday, August 27 Milwaukee

Friday, September 8 Kansas

Thursday, September 14 Bristol

Saturday, September 30 Talladega

Saturday, October 21 Homestead-Miami

Friday, November 3 Phoenix (Championship)

Subject to change.NASCAR
Graphics & Photos Courtesy of NASCAR

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