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Kyle Busch does a burnout during the NASCAR Victory Lap Fueled by Sunoco on the Las Vegas Strip
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Drivers will lay down rubber at Las Vegas event kicking off 2018 NASCAR Playoffs

How do you celebrate, NASCAR style? With a burnout – or lots of burnouts.

Tune in Thursday, Sept. 13 at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN’s “NASCAR America” for the NASCAR Burnout Blvd Fueled by Sunoco live from Las Vegas as the 16 NASCAR Playoffs contenders will parade down the magnificent Las Vegas Strip then lay down some rubber.

The route for Burnout Blvd presented by Sunoco
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All 16 drivers will drive down the Strip after some pre-event pageantry outside the Miracle Mile Shops. The cars will travel down the Las Vegas Strip then north to Spring Mountain Road to take turns doing the victory burnouts they hope to perform again during the playoffs.

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Fans are welcome to view the procession along Las Vegas Boulevard, including the pre-event festivities outside the Miracle Mile Shops and the burnout location at Spring Mountain, between Fashion Show and Wynn Las Vegas.

The 10-race NASCAR Playoffs kick off Sunday, Sept. 16 in the South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (3 p.m. ET, NBCSN, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).

For a preview of the action, check out Clint Bowyer’s big-time burnout after his March win at Martinsville.