DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The Daytona 500 race weekend has arrived.
The 61st annual running of "The Great American Race" will officially kick off the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season this Sunday, and a Hendrick Motorsports front row of William Byron and Alex Bowman will lead the field to the green flag.
Here’s how you can catch all the at-track Cup Series action this weekend at Daytona International Speedway.
WHAT TIME IS PRACTICE?
There are three practices this weekend, and all three will air on FOX Sports 1.
Friday, Feb. 15:
1:05 - 1:55 p.m. ET: NASCAR Cup Series practice
3:05 - 3:55 p.m. ET: NASCAR Cup Series practice
Saturday, Feb. 16:
12:05 - 12:55 p.m. ET: Final NASCAR Cup Series practice
WHAT TIME IS THE RACE?
The Daytona 500 is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. ET on Sunday, Feb. 17. It will be broadcast on FOX.
CAN I LISTEN ON THE RADIO?
The Daytona 500 will be available on MRN as well as SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.
CAN I STREAM ONLINE?
WHAT CHANNEL IS FOX SPORTS 1?
It varies, but this link allows fans to find the channel by entering their zip code and selecting their television provider.
WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?
Hendrick Motorsports has earned eight Daytona 500 wins with five different drivers – tied with Wood Brothers Racing for the most different drivers for one team. A victory for the organization on Sunday would tie Petty Enterprises for the most Daytona 500 wins all-time with nine. Hendrick Motorsports leads organizations in nearly every category in "The Great American Race," including starts (116), poles (12), top-five finishes (28), top-10s (46) and laps led (1,222).
Fun fact: each of the last five Daytona 500s held on Feb. 17 were won by drivers getting their first Daytona 500 win.
Stay tuned to HendrickMotorsports.com for coverage all weekend long.