What time and channel is the NASCAR playoffs at Richmond

The 2021 NASCAR Cup Series playoffs roll on with the second leg of the Round of 16 -- Richmond Raceway.

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What time is the NASCAR race?

The 2021 playoffs continue with a night of short track action at Richmond Raceway. The NASCAR Xfinity Series takes center stage first on Saturday afternoon. Here's how to watch the Cup race that follows:

  • Race: Federated Auto Parts Salute to First Responders
  • Date: Sunday, September 11th, 2021
  • Start time: 7:30 p.m. EST.
  • Location: Richmond Raceway

Denny Hamlin returns to his home state after capturing his victory of the 2021 season, beating Kyle Larson for the Southern 500 win and locking himself into the next round of the playoffs. Alex Bowman, who finds himself below the cut line, won the Richmond Cup race earlier this year.

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What channel is the NASCAR race?

  • TV Channel: NBCSN (TSN in Canada)
  • Radio Station: Motor Racing Network (MRN)
  • Green flag: 7:45 pm EST.
  • Location: Richmond Raceway
  • Stages: 80-155-165 (400)

NASCAR Richmond Starting Lineup

Start pos. Driver
1 Kyle Larson
2 Denny Hamlin
3 Martin Truex Jr.
4 Kurt Busch
5 Kevin Harvick
6 Joey Logano
7 Brad Keselowski
8 Ryan Blaney
9 Aric Almirola
10 Christopher Bell
11 Tyler Reddick
12 Alex Bowman
13 Chase Elliott
14 William Byron
15 Kyle Busch
16 Michael McDowell
17 Ross Chastain
18 Chris Buescher
19 Austin Dillon
20 Ryan Preece
21 Cole Custer
22 Daniel Suarez
23 Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
24 Ryan Newman
25 Corey LaJoie
26 Chase Briscoe
27 Bubba Wallace
28 Matt DiBenedetto
29 Justin Haley
30 Anthony Alfredo
31 Erik Jones
32 BJ Mcleod
33 Josh Bilicki
34 Joey Gase
35 Quin Houff
36 Garrett Smithley
37 JJ Yeley
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