2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Schedule

Date Event Race Venue Est. TV Times (ET) Current Weather Winner
Feb. 26 Daytona 500
Daytona Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
2.5 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Daytona Beach, Florida Forecast Matt Kenseth
Mar. 4 Subway Fresh 500
Phoenix Raceway
Phoenix, AZ
1.0 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Phoenix, Arizona Forecast Denny Hamlin
Mar 11 Kobalt Tools 40
Las Vegas Motor
Speedway
Las Vegas, NV
1.5 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Las Vegas, Nevada Forecast Tony Stewart
Mar. 18 Food City 500 
Bristol Motor Speedway

Bristol, TN
0.5 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Bristol, Tennessee Forecast Brad Keselowski
Mar 25 Auto Club 500
California Speedway
Fontana, CA
2.0 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Fontana, California Forecast Tony Stewart
Apr 1 Goody's Cool Orange 500
Martinsville Speedway
 
Martinsville, VA
0.5 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Martinsville, Virginia Forecast Ryan Newman
Apr. 14 Samsung Mobile 500 
Texas Motor Speedway

Ft. Worth, TX
1.5 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Fort Worth, Texas Forecast Greg Biffle
Apr. 22 Kansas 400
Kansas Speedway
Kansas City, Kan.
1.5 Mile Oval

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  Click for Kansas City, Kansas Forecast Denny Hamlin
Apr 28 Crown Royal 400
Richmond Int'l Raceway
Richmond, VA
0.75 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Richmond, Virginia Forecast Kyle Busch
May 6 Aaron's 499 
Talladega Superspeedway
Talladega, AL
2.66 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Talladega, Alabama Forecast Brad Keselowski
May 12 Carolina Dodge Dealers 500
Darlington Raceway
Darlington, SC
1.5 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Rockingham, North Carolina Forecast Jimmie Johnson
May 27 Coca-Cola 600
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Charlotte, NC
1.5 Mile Oval
Note - The non-points paying 'The Winston' race is May 19th.

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FOX Click for Charlotte, North Carolina Forecast Kasey Kahne
Jun. 3 Dover
Dover Downs Speedway
Dover, DE
1.0 Mile Oval

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FOX Click for Dover, Delaware Forecast Jimmie Johnson
Jun. 10 Pocono 500
Pocono Raceway
Pocono, PA
2.5 Mile Road Course

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TNT Click for Allentown, Pennsylvania Forecast Joey Logano
Jun. 17 LifeLock 400
Michigan Speedway
Brooklyn, MI
2.0 Mile Oval

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TNT Click for Brooklyn, Michigan Forecast Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Jun. 24 Toyota/Save Mart 350K
Infineon Raceway
Sonoma, CA
1.949 Mile Road Course

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TNT Click for Sonoma, California Forecast Clint Bowyer
Jun 30
(Sat Night)
Quaker State 400
Kentucky Speedway
Sparta, KY
1.5 Mile Oval

Indy Lights support race
 
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TNT Click for Brooklyn, Michigan Forecast Brad Keselowski
Jul. 7
Sat. Night
Coke Zero 400 Powered By Coca-Cola
Daytona Speedway
Daytona Beach, FL
2.5 Mile Oval

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TNT Click for Daytona Beach, Florida Forecast Tony Stewart
Jul 15 LENOX Industrial Tools 301
New Hampshire Speedway
Loudon, NH
1.058 Mile Oval

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TNT Click for Loudon, New Hampshire Forecast    Kasey Kahne
Jul. 29 Allstate 400
Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Indianapolis, IN
2.5 mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Indianapolis, Indiana Forecast Jimmie Johnson
Aug. 5 Pennsylvania 500
Pocono Raceway
Pocono, PA
2.5 Mile Road Course

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ESPN Click for Allentown, Pennsylvania Forecast Jeff Gordon
Aug. 12 Centurion Boats at The Glen
Watkins Glen International
Watkins Glen, NY
2.45 Mile Road Course

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ESPN Click for Watkins Glen, New York Forecast Marcos Ambrose
Aug. 19 3M Performance 400
Michigan Speedway
Brooklyn, MI
2.0 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Brooklyn, Michigan Forecast Denny Hamlin
Aug 25 Irwin Tools 500
Bristol Motor Speedway
Bristol, TN
0.5 Mile Oval

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ABC Click for Bristol, Tennessee Forecast Denny Hamlin
Sep 2 Advocare 500
Atlanta Motor Speedway 
Atlanta, GA

1.5 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Atlanta, Georgia Forecast Denny Hamlin
Sep. 8 Chevrolet Rock & Roll 400
Richmond Int'l Raceway
Richmond, VA

0.75 Mile Oval

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ABC Click for Richmond, Virginia Forecast Clint Bowyer

Start of the Chase for the Nextel Cup

Sep 16
Sat. Night
LifeLock.com 400
Chicagoland
Speedway
Joliet, Ill.
1.5 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Joliet, Illinois Forecast Brad Keselowski
Sep. 23 Sylvania 300
New Hampshire Speedway
Loudon, NH
1.058 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Loudon, New Hampshire Forecast Denny Hamlin
Sep. 30 Dover 400
Dover Downs Speedway
Dover, DE
1.0 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Dover, Delaware Forecast Brad Keselowski
Oct. 7 Amp Energy 500
Talladega Superspeedway Talladega, AL
2.66 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Talladega, Alabama Forecast Matt Kenseth
Oct. 13 Bank of America 500
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Charlotte, NC
1.5 Mile Oval

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ABC Click for Charlotte, North Carolina Forecast Clint Bowyer
Oct 21 Hollywood Casino 400
Kansas Speedway
Kansas City, Kan.
1.5 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Kansas City, Kansas Forecast Matt Kenseth
Oct. 28 TUMS QuikPak 500
Martinsville Speedway
 
Martinsville, VA
0.5 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Martinsville, Virginia Forecast Jimmie Johnson
Nov. 4 AAA Texas 500 
Texas Motor Speedway

Ft. Worth, TX
1.5 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Fort Worth, Texas Forecast Jimmie Johnson
Nov. 11 Checkers Auto Parts / Dura Lube
Phoenix Raceway
Phoenix, AZ
1.0 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Phoenix, Arizona Forecast Kevin Harvick
Nov. 18 Ford 400
Homestead-Miami Speedway
Homestead, FL
1.502 Mile Oval

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ESPN Click for Homestead, Florida Forecast Jeff Gordon

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