NASCAR returns to Texas Motor Speedway for the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500. The 1.5-mile track located in Fort Worth, Texas began hosting NASCAR races in 1997. Texas Motor Speedway is an asphalt oval with twenty degrees of banking in Turns 1 & 2, twenty-four degrees in Turns 3 & 4, five degrees in straightaways.
The O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 will consist of 3 stages for a total of 334 laps. 105 laps in stage 1, 105 laps in stage 2, and a 124 laps to the finish.
Sunday, July 19th.
The O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 will be at 3:00 PM ET.
The O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 start time is 3:00 p.m. ET Sunday, July 19th. NBCSN will broadcast the race with radio coverage from PRN Radio and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.
The O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 was first run in 1997 with Jeff Burton winning the inaugural race.
Jimmie Johnson holds the record for most driver victories, with 7.