NASCAR | 2018 Quaker State 400 Start Time Revealed

11/06/2017 02:47 PM

NASCAR released its start times and network coverage for its 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series schedule on Monday.

Kentucky Speedway’s Quaker State 400 will take place on Saturday, July 14 at 7:30 p.m. ET. The race will air on NBC Sports Network.

Martin Truex, Jr. won the 2017 Quaker State 400.

The 2018 MENCS will begin on Sunday, Feb. 18 with the 60th Annual Daytona 500.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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