The Coca-Cola 600 marks the 121st Cup race hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway in the series’ history. Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 will be the first of a two race event at the historical speedway. The 1.5-mile oval located in Concord, North Carolina has an asphalt racing surface with 24 degrees of banking in the turns and 5 degrees of banking on the straightaways. The track first opened in 1960, the Cup Series held its inaugural race then and Joe Lee Johnson won.
Charlotte Motor Speedway is 1.5 miles (2.4 km) long and a 600-mile race that requires 400 laps to complete.
Wednesday, May 27th.
The Coca-Cola 600 will be at 6:00 PM ET.
The Coca-Cola 600 start time is 6:00 p.m. ET Sunday, May. 24. FOX will broadcast the race with radio coverage from PRN and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.
The Coca-Cola 600 is a 600-mile-long NASCAR Cup Series motor race held at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina.
The Coca-Cola 600 is 600 miles, equating to 965 kilometres.
Being the inaugural Cup race at Charlotte, the Coca-Cola 600 was first ran in 1960. This race was known as the “World 600” at the time.
Hendrick Motorsports is the team with most Charlotte wins, with 11 wins total.
Darrell Waltrip holds the record for most Charlotte victories, with 5 wins total.