While many of it’s tracks had already announced their race dates for the 2013 season there had been no official announcement from NASCAR until today. After a quick glance you will notice that the schedule is almost identical to the one ran this year. The only exception is that Kansas is now the fourth race in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Chase while Talladega returns to the position of being the sixth.
Here’s the lineup of points-counting race dates/sites for next season (with TV broadcast partner):
Feb. 24 — Daytona International Speedway (Fox)
March 3 — Phoenix International Raceway (Fox) March 10 — Las Vegas Motor Speedway (Fox) March 17 — Bristol Motor Speedway (Fox) March 24 — Auto Club Speedway (Fox)
April 7 — Martinsville Speedway (Fox) April 13 — Texas Motor Speedway (Fox) April 21 — Kansas Speedway (Fox) April 27 — Richmond International Raceway (Fox)
May 5 — Talladega Superspeedway (Fox) May 11 — Darlington Raceway (Fox) May 26 — Charlotte Motor Speedway (Fox)