The Cook Out Southern 500 marks the 121st Cup race hosted by Darlington Raceway in the series’ history. The 1.33-mile oval located in Darlington, South Carolina has an asphalt racing surface with 25 degrees of banking in turns 1 and 2, and 23 degrees of banking in turns 3 and 4. With 3 degrees on the frontstretch and 2 degrees on the backstretch, this track will create an exciting start to the Cup Series Playoffs. Tune in to see which Playoff driver can lock their way into the Round of 12.
Darlington Raceway is 1.366 miles (2.19 km) long and a 500-mile race that requires 367 laps to complete.
Sunday, September 5th.
The Cook Out Southern 500 will be at 6:00 PM ET.
The Cook Out Southern 500 start time is 6:00 p.m. ET Sunday, September. 5. NBCSN will broadcast the race with radio coverage from MRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.
The Cook Out Southern 500 is a 500-mile-long NASCAR Cup Series motor race held at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, South Carolina.
The Cook Out Southern 500 is 500 miles, equating to 804.67 kilometres.
Being one of the most historic races on the schedule, the first Cook Out Southern 500 was run in 1950.
Hendrick Motorsports is the team with most Darlington wins with 11 wins total.
David Pearson holds the record for most Darlington victories, with 10 wins total.