For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the singing of ‘God Bless America’ before the race at 2:48 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 6:18 PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBC was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

This was the last Sprint Cup race of the 2017 season. Please look for my annual wrap-up of the sponsors and their commercials for the 2017 season in the near future.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 Ford EcoBoost 400

Total number of commercials: 112

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 45

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 82
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 41
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 30
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 19
Number of times NBC utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 6

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 210

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 30 (companies: #Appreci88ion ; Ford; Monster Energy; Smithfield Foods; Kroger Click List; Jimmy John’s; Coca-Cola; Chevy; Ford Performance; Toyota; Sunoco Fuel; GoodYear Tires; Geico; Nationwide; Liberty Mutual; Progressive; Credit One Bank; Bank of America; Furniture Row; Lilly Diabetes; UnTuckIt.com ; ‘The Brave’ on NBC; Sunday Night Football on NBC; ‘Fast & Furious Super Charged’ at Universal Studios; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; Hot-Pass Coverage on NBCSN; ‘Post-Race Coverage’ on NBC; ‘Post-Race’ & ‘Victory Lap’ on NBCSN; NASCAR.com/Drive; NASCAR.com/Shop; NASCAR.com/Tickets)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 2 min. 45 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBC
NASCAR on NBC ‘Dale Earnhardt Jr. – 26 Cup Wins’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Brad Keselowski – ’12 Cup Champion’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kevin Harvick – ’14 Cup Champion’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kyle Busch – ’15 Cup Champion’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – 14 Cup Wins this Season’
Ford ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Championship Four’
NASCAR on NBC ‘To the Rear’
Nationwide ‘On-Board Camera’
Coca-Cola ‘On-Board Camera’
Jimmy John’s ‘On-Board Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
Sunoco ‘On-Board Camera’
Furniture Row ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
Monster Energy ‘Race Breakdown’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Brad Keselowski – 24 Cup Wins’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kevin Harvick – 37 Cup Wins’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kyle Busch – 43 Cup Wins’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – 14 Cup Wins’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Team Communications’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Caution’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently/Restarted’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Top 3’
Nationwide ‘Helmet Cam’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBC ‘ __ Laps Led Today’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Started’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Battle for’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – Finished Top 10 in All 10 Races on 1.5 mi Tracks this Season’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Radio’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCMPH Comparison’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed w/2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Winner’
Homestead-Miami ‘Pit Road Grid – Pit In/Pit Out’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Brad Keselowski – 10th Career HMS Race’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Chase Elliott – 7 Career 2nd Place Finishes’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – 2017 Season’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Matt Kenseth – 39 Career Wins’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Danica Patrick – 5th Full Season w/SHR’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – 2175 Laps Led (Career High)’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Pit Crew All-Stars’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Danica Patrick – Crashed on Lap 142 – 11th DNF in 2017’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 5 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – Leads All Drivers Wins/Top 5s/Top 10s’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
Ford Performance ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Final Stage’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Championship Quest’
NASCAR on NBCNASCAR Non-Stop’
NBCEEit’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Last Pit Lap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Crew Chief’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kyle Busch – 5 Wins 2017’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Dale Earnhardt Jr. – Monster Energy Cup Series Career’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Secs. Behind Leader’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Battle for the Lead’
Credit One Bank ‘One to Go’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 2:48 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 6:18 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 210
Minutes of race broadcast: 173
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 37
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 14

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 Ford EcoBoost 400 ...

For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Invocation of the race at 2:22 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 5:42 PM (all times are EST). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBC was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 Can-Am 500(k)

Total number of commercials: 106

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 47

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 83
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 43
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 23
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 18
Number of times NBC utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 5

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 185

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 29 (companies: Monster Energy; Smithfield Foods; Kroger Click List; McDonald’s; Hooters #Hooters24 ; Subway; Hunt Bros. Pizza; Coca-Cola; Busch Beer; Chevy; Ford Performance; Toyota, TRD; MBVans.com; Geico; Liberty Mutual; Nationwide; Progressive; Credit One Bank; Bank of America; WPXI; ‘The Brave’ on NBC; Sunday Night Football on NBC; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; NASCAR.com/Drive; NASCAR.com/Shop; ‘NASCAR America’ on NBCSN; ‘Post-Race’ & ‘Victory Lap’ on NBCSN; upcoming ‘Championship 4’ NASCAR race in Miami)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 3 min. 25 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBC
NASCAR on NBC ‘Chase Elliott – Finished 12th at PIR in March’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Jimmie Johnson – Avg. Finish 9.0’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Denny Hamlin – 5th in Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Brad Keselowski – 4th in Playoffs’
Nationwide ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Advanced’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Radio Communication’
Coca-Cola ‘On-Board Camera’
Hooters ‘On-Board Camera’
Hunt Bros. Pizza ‘On-Board Camera’
TRD ‘Helmet Cam’
Nationwide ‘On-Board Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
Kroger Click List ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
Monster Energy ‘Race Breakdown’
Monster Energy ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Team Communication’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1’
Coca-Cola ‘Front Bumper Cam’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Top 3’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Pit Reporter’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Battle for’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Running Order’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Battle for Lead’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Radio’
NASCAR on NBC * __ Laps Led’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Driver Telemetry’
Toyota Camry ‘On-Track Car’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Starts/Wins/Top 5s/Top 10s’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 5 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed w/2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
Outback ‘Curbside Takeaways’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kyle Larson – Last 3 Finishes’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Started/Currently’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kyle Larson – 4th Straight DNF
Toyota ‘Driver Update’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kevin Harvick – TX Winner Last Week’
Subway ‘Fresh Take’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Started’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Winner’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Final Stage’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
5 Hour Energy ‘On the Move’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Denny Hamlin – Will Advance to Championship 4 w/a Win’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Manufacturer’
Dodge Ram ‘Guts & Glory’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Trevor Bayne – Crashed on Lap 228’
NBCEEit’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Last Pit Lap & Times’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Who to Watch’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Chase Elliott – No Career Wins (6 2nd Place Finishes)’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Denny Hamlin – Fails to Advance to Miami’
NASCAR on NBC ‘After the Race Coverage Ends on NBC
NASCAR on NBC ‘Matt Kenseth – 51 Races Since Last Cup Win’
Credit One Bank ‘One to Go’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 2:22 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 5:42 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 200
Minutes of race broadcast: 164
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 36
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 12

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 Can-Am 500(k) ...

For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of the race at 2:00 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 5:59 PM (all times are EST). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBCSN was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 AAA Texas 500

Total number of commercials: 126

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 58

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 104
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 55
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 22
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 13
Number of times NBCSN utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 5

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 195

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 29 (companies: Monster Energy; Smithfield Foods; Kroger Click List; Subway; Coca-Cola; Chevy; Ford Performance; Toyota; MBVans.com ; Polaris RZR; Sunoco Fuel; GoodYear Tires; Performance Plus Motor Oil; Geico; Liberty Mutual; Nationwide; Marshalltown; Credit One Bank; Bank of America; NHL on NBCSN; Winter Olympics on NBCSN; Sunday Night Football on NBC; NBC Sports on SiriusXM channel 90; NASCAR.com/Drive; NASCAR.com/Mobile; NASCAR.com/Tickets; NASCAR.com/Shop; #AskNBC on twitter; ‘Post-Race’ and ‘Victory Lap’ on NBCSN #VictoryLap; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; upcoming Cup race)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app.2 min. 25 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBCSN
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Starts/Wins/Top 5s/Top 10s’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kevin Harvick – Finished 5th at M’Ville Last Week’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Brad Keselowski – Finished 4th at M’Ville Last Week’
Chevy Camaro XL2 ‘Pace Car’
Bank of America ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio Communication’
Professional Plus Motor Oil ‘On-Board Camera’
Nationwide ‘On-Board Camera’
Kroger Click List ‘On-Board Camera’
Credit One Bank ‘On-Board Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
Toyota ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Turns 1 & 2’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Backstretch’
Outback ‘Curbside Takeaways’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Current Conditions’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Running Order’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Advanced’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 3’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘ __ Laps Led Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Started’
Chevy ‘On the Move’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Started/Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Penalty Issued’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Hottest Race Days at TMS
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed with 2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Winner’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 2’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
Toyota Camry ‘On-Track Car’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Free Pass’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Team Communication’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2’
Nationwide ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Led __ of __ Laps’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 10 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 5 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Stage 2 Intermission’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – 5th Stage Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Drivers Points Earned Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Final Stage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stock Car Smarts Booth’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Points Position’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Martin Truex Jr. – 2017 on 1.5 mi Tracks’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Laps Led’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Matt Kenseth – Pit Strategy’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Pit Crew All-Stars’
Dodge Ram ‘Guts & Glory’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Dale Earnhardt Jr. – 7 DNFs this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Matt Kenseth – 50 Races Since Last Win’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Brad Keselowski – 5 Points Ahead of 5th’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Restart’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Red Flag’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – 3rd Straight DNF
Polaris RZR ‘Lap Leaders’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Martin Truex Jr. – Most Laps Led in a Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for the Lead’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Secs. Behind the Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSNMPH at the Line’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kevin Harvick – Best TMS Finish 2nd (twice)’
Credit One Bank ‘One to Go’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 2:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 5:59 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 239
Minutes of race broadcast: 195
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 44
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 11

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 AAA Texas 500 ...

For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Invocation of the race at 3:00 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 6:51 PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBCSN was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 First Data 500

Total number of commercials: 118

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 51

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 93
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 47
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 25
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 16
Number of times NBCSN utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 5

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 176

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 28 (companies: First Data; Monster Energy; Smithfield Foods; McDonald’s, McDonald’s Buttermilk Chicken Tenders; Subway; Coca-Cola; Busch Beer; Chevy; Ford Performance; Toyota; MBVans.com ; Franklin’s Garage & Wrecker Service ; Wood Brothers Racing @WoodBrothers21 ; Can-Am/OffRoad; John Deere/Gator; Geico; Nationwide; Liberty Mutual; Credit One Bank; Bank of America; NHL on NBC; Sunday Night Football; NBC Sports on Sirius XM channel 90; NBCSports.com/Live; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; NASCAR.com/Shop; NASCAR.com/tickets; NASCAR.com/Drive; NASCAR.com/Mobile; ‘Post-Race Show’ & ‘Victory Lap’ on NBCSN; upcoming Xfinity race; upcoming Cup race)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 2 min. 55 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBCSN
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Ryan Blaney – Last 3 Finishes’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kevin Harvick – 4th in Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Brad Keselowski – 4 Career Short-Track Wins’
First Data ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Honorary Pace Car Driver’ (Amy Earnhardt)
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘To the Rear’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio Communication’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
First Data ‘On-Board Camera’
State Water Heaters ‘On-Board Camera’
Busch Beer ‘On-Board Camera’
Nationwide ‘On-Board Camera’
Nationwide ‘Helmet Cam’
Kroger Click List ‘On-Board Camera’
Chevy ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Chase Elliott – ’10 Top 5 Finishes this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Current Conditions’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Team Communications’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Analysis’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 3’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Control: Competition Caution Lap 45’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for Lead’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
Subway ‘Fresh Take’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Running Order’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘ __ Laps Led Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘New Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Ford Has One Win in Last 29 Races’
NASCAR on NBCSNMPH Comparison’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Biggest Movers’
Toyota Camry ‘On-Track Car’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Started/Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Qualifying’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed with 2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Restart’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Denny Hamlin – Pit Road Penalties’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Pit Reporter’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Busch – 16 Straight Races Led’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Foot Cam’
Toyota ‘Driver Update’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Started’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Flashback’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Closing the Gap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 10 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 5 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Winner’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Brad Keselowski – Won Both Stages Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Final Stage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Brad Keselowski – 8th Straight Win this Season’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Wind Tunnel’
NASCAR on NBCSNNASCAR Non-Stop’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Chase Elliott – Only Playoff Driver Without a Career Win’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Lewis Hamilton – Clinched F1 Championship’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Starts/Wins/Top 5s/Top 10s’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Story Lines’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently/Behind Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Most Runner-Up Finishes Without a Cup Win’
Dodge Ram ‘Guts & Glory’
Hardee’s ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Chase Elliott – 73 Career Races’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 2’
NBCEEit’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘After the Race on NBCSN
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Overtime’
Credit One Bank ‘Overtime’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 3:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 6:51 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 231
Minutes of race broadcast: 187
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 44
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 12

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 First Data 500 ...

For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Invocation of the race at 3:00 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 6:41 PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBCSN was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 Hollywood Casino 400

Total number of commercials: 99

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 49

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 66
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 43
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 33
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 18
Number of times NBCSN utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 5

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 159

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 27 (companies: Outback, OutbackRacing.com, NBCSports.com/Outback ; Monster Energy; Smithfield Foods; McDonald’s; Jimmy John’s; Kroger Click List; Coca-Cola; Chevy; Ford Performance; Toyota; John Deere/Gator; Polaris RZR; Geico; Natonwide; Liberty Mutual; Marshalltown Tools; Credit One Bank; Bank of America; Bass Pro Shops; Sunday Night Football on NBC; NBC Sports on Sirius XM channel 90; NBCSports.com/Live; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; NASCAR.com/Shop; NASCAR.com/Tickets; NASCAR.com/Drive; ‘Post-Race’ & ‘Victory Lap’ on NBCSN; upcoming Cup race)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 3 min. 30 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBCSN
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Denny Hamlin – 1 win at KS’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Ryan Blaney – 7th in ME Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Jimmie Johnson – 8th in ME Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Busch – 9th in ME Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘On the Bubble’
Outback ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Advanced’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio Communication’
Jimmy John’s ‘On-Board Camera’
Toyota ‘On-Board Camera’
Coca-Cola ‘Helmet Cam’
Nationwide ‘On-Board Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield ‘Aerial Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Breakdown’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – 22 points Behind 8th’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – Best Finish 2nd’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Chase Elliott – 5 Top 5 Finishes on 1.5 mi Tracks this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Martin Truex Jr. – 7 Wins in Last 15 Races on 1.5 mi Tracks’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 3’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Control: Competition Caution Lap 30’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Busch – Career at KS’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Biggest Movers’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘ __ Laps Led Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Martin Truex Jr. – Most Laps Led in a Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Fast Lap Speed’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Started/Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Free Pass’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Penalty’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for the Lead’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Off Pit Road’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
Outback ‘Curbside Takeaways’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Running Order’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – Playoff Points Position’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – 1st Engine DNF in Career’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Winner’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Busch – 14th Stage Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Leaderboard Includes Stage 1 Points Today’
Geico ‘Restart’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Pit Reporter’
Nationwide ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Jimmie Johnson – 7 time MECS Champion’
NASCAR on NBCSNNASCAR Non-Stop’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Winner’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Final Stage’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Stage 2 Intermission’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Denny Hamlin – 3rd Stage Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Team Communication’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘On the 5 Minute Clock’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Wind Tunnel’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Red Flag’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Matt Kenseth/Jamie McMurray/Erik Jones – Crashed on Lap 198’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Best Avg. Finish in a Season on 1.5 mi Tracks’
John Deere ‘On the Move’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Last Pit Stop’
NASCAR on NBCSNMPH at the Line’
Credit One Bank ‘One to Go’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 3:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 6:41 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 221
Minutes of race broadcast: 189
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 32
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 13

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 Hollywood Casino 400 ...

For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Invocation of the race at 1:53 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 6:39 PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBC was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 Alabama 500

Total number of commercials: 133

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 55

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 105
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 51
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 28
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 19
Number of times NBC utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 5

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 215

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 25 (companies: Monster Energy; John Deere Gator; Smithfield Foods; Subway; Sonic; McDonald’s; Mountain Dew; Busch Beer; Busch Light Beer; Chevy, #IDriveFor ; Ford Performance; Toyota; Geico; Liberty Mutual; Credit One Bank; First Data; Aspen Dental; NHL on NBCSports; Sunday Night Football on NBC; ‘The Brave’ on NBC; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; ‘NASCAR America’ Live from the Hall of Fame; ‘Post-Race’ & ‘Victory Lap’ #VictoryLap on NBCSN; NASCAR.com/Drive; NASCAR.com/Shop; NASCAR.com/Tickets; upcoming Cup race)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 3 min. 20 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBC
NASCAR on NBC ‘Jimmie Johnson – 7th in Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Chase Elliott – 3rd Running Finish in Last 4 Races’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Starts/Wins/Top 5s/Top 10s’
John Deere ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBC ‘To the Rear’
Kroger Click List ‘In-Car Camera’
Busch Light ‘On-Board Camera’
Aspen Dental ‘On-Board Camera’
First Data ‘On-Board Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
John Deere ‘On-Board Camera’
Mountain Dew ‘On-Board Camera’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Radio Communication’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
Subway ‘Fresh Take’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Analysis’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – 2 Straight Restrictor Plate Wins’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Fast Lap Speed’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Radio’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Brad Keselowski – 4 wins in 17 Talladega Races’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Advanced’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Pit Road Penalties’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Involved in Crash’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Team Communication’
NBCEEit’
Toyota Camry ‘On-Track Car’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – CMS Winner Last Week’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 5 Laps to Go’
GoodYear ‘Tires’
Sunoco ‘Fuel’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Pit Road Penalty’
NASCAR on NBC ‘How Monster Energy Points Are Awarded’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed w/2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Winner’
Ford Performance ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Wind Tunnel’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBC ‘New Leader’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Top 2’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2’
Chevy ‘On the Move’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Control: Debris on the Backstretch’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Start/Finish Line’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Lead Car/Pit Car’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoff Story Lines’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoff Driver Points Earned Today After Stage 1’
Bank of America ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 5 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Stage 2 Intermission’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Ryan Blaney – 4th Stage Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Final Stage’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Restart’
5 Hour Energy ‘Lap Leader’
Mountain Dew ‘MPH Comparison’
NASCAR on NBC ‘All-Time Restrictor Plate Wins’
Toyota ‘Driver Update’
NASCAR on NBCNASCAR Non-Stop’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Pit Stops’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Flashback’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Special Day for Dale Jr.’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoff Driver Points Earned Today Through Stages 1 & 2’
Dodge Ram ‘Guts & Glory’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Recap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Running Order’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Chase Elliott – 4th DNF this Season’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoffs Round of 12’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Dale Earnhardt Jr. – 10 Career Wins’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Dale Earnhardt Jr. – Oct. 15 2017 Declared ‘Dale Earnhardt Jr. Day’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Control: Coming to the Green Flag’
Credit One Bank ‘One to Go’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 1:53 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 6:39 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 286
Minutes of race broadcast: 241
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 45
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 12

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 Alabama 500 ...

For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Moment-of-Silence for Robert Yates and Las Vegas victims before the start of the race at 12:44 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 4:41 PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBC was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 Bank of America 500

Total number of commercials: 128

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 47

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 97
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 41
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 31
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 22
Number of times NBC utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 6

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 135

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 28 (companies: Bank of America; Monster Energy; Kroger Click List; Jimmy John’s; McDonald’s; Smithfield Foods; Coca-Cola; Chevy, ChevyTruckLegends.com ; Ford Performance, Ford Warriors in Pink ; Toyota; Geico; Nationwide; Liberty Mutual; Credit One Bank; PA Lottery ; WPXI; ‘Blindspot’ on NBC; NHL on NBCSN; Sunday Night Football on NBC; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; ‘NASCAR America from the NASCAR Hall of Fame’; NASCAR.com/Drive; NASCAR.com/Shop; NASCAR.com/Mobile; ‘Post Race Coverage’ on NBC; upcoming Cup race)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 3 min. 15 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBC
NASCAR on NBC ‘Chase Elliott – 16 Top 10 Finishes…’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Ryan Blaney – Finished 15th or Better’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Starts/Wins/Top 5s/Top 10s’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Brad Keselowski – Last 3 Finishes’
Bank of America ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Radio Communication’
Coca-Cola ‘Helmet Cam’
Jimmy John’s ‘On-Board Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
Nationwide ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Breakdown’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Pit Reporter’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Top 3’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Battle for’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Battle for the Lead’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Running Order’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Started/Currently’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Started’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently’
Chevy ‘On the Move’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Control: Competition Caution on Lap 35’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Free Pass’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Team Communication’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Ryan Newman – Crashed on Lap 44’
Toyota Camry ‘On Track Car’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Radio’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Lane Choice’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBC ‘ __ Laps Led Today’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Biggest Movers’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Since Last Pit’
NASCAR on NBCMPH at the Line’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Started/Currently’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoff Drivers Stage 1 & Stage 2 Pts. Earned’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed with 2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Result’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1 Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kevin Harvick – 4th Stage Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Wind Tunnel’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoff Story Lines’
Carl’s Jr. ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBCMPH Comparison’
Toyota ‘Driver Update’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 5 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 2 Winner’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kevin Harvick – Wins Both Stages Today’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Final Stage’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – Career at CMS
NASCAR on NBC ‘Playoff Driver Pts. Earned Today After Stage 1 & 2’
Dodge Ram ‘Guts & Glory’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Penalty Issued’
NASCAR on NBCNASCAR Non-Stop’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. vs. The Field’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – Last 3 Finishes’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Top 2’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kyle Larson – 12 Top 2 Finishes in 29 Races this Season’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Most Runner-Up Finishes on 1.5 mi. Tracks w/o a Win’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Pit Road Comparison’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kyle Larson – 4 Straight Top 5 Finishes’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Kyle Busch – Playoff Points Position’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Martin Truex Jr. – Last 6 Pit Stops’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Race Recap’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Stage 1/Stage 2/Currently’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Post-Race Coverage Until 6 PM’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Pit Road Penalty’
NASCAR on NBC ‘Overtime’
Credit One Bank ‘Overtime’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 12:44 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 4:41 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 237
Minutes of race broadcast: 198
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 39
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 15

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 Bank of America 500 ...

For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Invocation of the race at 2:00 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 5:38PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBCSN was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 Apache Warrior 400 presented by Lucas Oil

Total number of commercials: 135

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 52

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 102
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 48
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 33
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 21
Number of times NBCSN utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 6

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 154

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 28 (companies: Monster Energy; Smithfield Foods; Kroger Click List; Hunt Bros. Pizza; McDonald’s; Subway; Coca-Cola; Busch Beer; Ford Performance; Toyota; John Deere; Geico; Liberty Mutual; Nationwide; AAA; Credit One Bank; Bank of America; NHL on NBC Sports; Sunday Night Football on NBC; ‘Football Night in America’ on NBC; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; NASCAR.com/Shop; NASCAR.com/RaceView; NASCAR.com/Drive; NBCSports.com/Live; NBC Sports on Sirius XM channel 90; ‘NASCAR America’ on NBCSN; ‘Post-Race’ & ‘Victory Lap’ on NBCSN; upcoming Cup race)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 2 min. 45 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBCSN
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – 1 Top 10 Finish in 8 Dover Races’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Matt Kenseth – 1 Top 10 Finish in 10 Dover Races’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Starts/Wins/Top 5s/Top 10s’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Jamie McMurray – 1 Top 10 Finish in Playoff Races’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘On the Bubble’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
Nationwide ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Advanced’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio Communication’
AAA ‘In-Car Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
Hunt Bros. Pizza ‘On-Board Camera’
Nationwide ‘On-Board Camera’
Credit One Bank ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Analysis’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoffs 2017’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Running Order’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 3’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBCSNMPH Comparison’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSN * __ Laps Led Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN *Playoff Tracker’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Started’
Sunoco ‘Fuel’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Flashback’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Martin Truex Jr. – 5 Wins 19 Top 10 Finishes Leads All Drivers’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Pit Crew All Stars’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Team Communication’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kurt Busch – Last 5 Finishes’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Drivers Stage 1 & 2 Points Earned’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for the Lead’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 10 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed with 2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Brad Keselowski – 5th Straight Win this Season’
Monster Energy ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Jimmie Johnson – Dover Dominance’
Hardee’s ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Recap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Ryan Newman – MPH Last 10 Laps’
NASCAR on NBCSNNASCAR Non-Stop’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 5 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Stage 2 Intermission’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – 4th Straight Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 & 2 Winner’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Before the Caution/Live’
NASCAR on NBCSNHMS Position’
Toyota ‘Driver Update’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Recap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Penalty Issued’
Dodge Ram ‘Guts & Glory’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Chase Elliott – Monster Energy Series Career’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Secs. Behind Leader’
Credit One Bank ‘One to Go’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 2:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 5:38 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 218
Minutes of race broadcast: 182
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 36
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 14

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 Apache Warrior 400 presented by Lucas Oil ...

For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Moment-of-Silence for Ted Christopher at the start of the race at 2:00 PM, and stopped as Kyle Busch won at 5:26 PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBCSN was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 ISM Connect 300

Total number of commercials: 113

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 49

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 81
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 45
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 32
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 23
Number of times NBCSN utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 6

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 149

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 32 (companies: Monster Energy; Smithfield Foods, WintheKing.com ; McDonald’s; Subway; Kroger Click List; Coca-Cola; Chevy; Ford Performance; Toyota; Polaris RZR; Sunoco Fuel; GoodYear tires; Geico; Nationwide; Liberty Mutual; Credit One Bank; Bank of America; ‘The Brave’ on NBC; Sunday Night Football on NBC; F1 on NBCSN; ‘Road to Race Day’ on Go90.com ; ‘NASCAR Race Day’, ‘Post-Race’ and ‘Victory Lap’ on NBCSN; NBCSports on Sirius/XM channel 90; NBCSports.com/Live; NASCAR.com/Shop; NASCAR.com/RaceView; NASCAR.com/Live; NASCAR.com/Live; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; upcoming Cup race)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 2 min. 45 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBCSN
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Denny Hamlin – 4 Straight Top 5 Finishes’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Jimmie Johnson – 38 Career Wins’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – 12 Top 5 Finishes this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘The Playoff Bubble’
Nationwide ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘To the Rear’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio Communication’
Toyota ‘On-Board Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
Nationwide ‘On-Board Camera’
Coca-Cola ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Breakdown’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Hottest September Races at NHMS
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Advanced’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Tracker’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 3’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Pit Reporter’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Running Order’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kevin Harvick – 1 Top 5 Finish Last 6 Races’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Day Comparison’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Conditions’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Starts/Wins/Top 5s/Top 10s’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 – 5 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed with 2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Martin Truex Jr. – 18 Stage Wins this Season Leads All Drivers’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Winner’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Points Earned Today’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Story Lines’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘ __ Laps Led Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Toyota’s Dominance at NHMS
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Toyota Laps Led’
Toyota ‘Driver Update’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Matt Kenseth – 9 Starts at NHMS with JGR
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Started’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Non-Stop’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 2’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Denny Hamlin – ’10 Championship Runner-Up’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Flash Back’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Caution’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Winner’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Involved in Wreck’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Team Communication’
NBCEEit’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kurt Busch – 19 Points Behind 12th (Austin Dillon)’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Stage 2 Intermission’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Busch – 13th Stage Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Final Stage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Biggest Movers’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Turning it On During the Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Restarted’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Most Laps Led at NHMS without a Win’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Grid’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
Dodge Ram ‘Guts & Glory’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Martin Truex Jr. – 3 Wins in Last 10 Races’
5 Hour Energy ‘Lap Leaders’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Clint Bowyer – 176 Races Since Last Cup Win’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Led __ of __ Laps’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Current Leader’
Credit One Bank ‘One to Go’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 2:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 5:26 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 206
Minutes of race broadcast: 167
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 39
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 13

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0
Number of Singing Troopers: 1 TheSingingTrooper.com

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

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For those of you NASCAR fans that like stats and love to hate commercials, here is the breakdown for Sunday’s race.

I began recording the times at the Moment-of-Silence for Ted Christopher at the beginning of the race at 2:50 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 5:54 PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.

NBCSN was the broadcast team for this event.

Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor’s logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.

Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.

Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2017 Tales of the Turtles 400

Total number of commercials: 96

Total number of companies or entities advertised: 52

Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 64
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 45
Number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 32
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 23
Number of times NBCSN utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during this broadcast: 6

Total number of brief promos of products/services during the race broadcast (including company logos ‘floating’ in corners of the screen): 119

Total number of companies or entities advertised in brief promos or crawlers: 26 (companies: SherryStrong.org ; Monster Energy; Smithfield Foods, WintheKing.com ; Jimmy John’s; Subway; Kroger Click List; Coca-Cola; Chevy; Ford Performance; Toyota; Polaris RZR; Geico; Liberty Mutual; Credit One Bank; Bank of America; Aspen Dental; ‘The Brave’ on NBC; Sunday Night Football on NBC; IRL Race on NBCSN; ‘NASCAR Heat 2’ video game; ‘NASCAR America’ on NBCSN; ‘Post-Race’ show on NBCSN; NBC Sports on Sirius XM channel 90; NASCAR.com/Drive; NASCAR.com/Shop; NASCAR.com/RaceView; upcoming Cup race)

Total amount of time these brief promos take during broadcast: app. 2 min 25 sec.

Also, there are the following race statistics/graphics during the broadcast, sponsored by companies:

NASCAR on NBCSN
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Matt Kenseth – 6 Top 10 Finishes in Last 8 Races’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Austin Dillon – Finished 14th in ‘16’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Ryan Blaney – Started 22nd and finished 4th’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Larson – 11 Top 2 Finishes in 26 Races’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Regular Season Champion’
Monster Energy ‘Starting Grid’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoffs’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio Communication’
Toyota ‘On-Board Camera’
Jimmy John’s ‘On-Board Camera’
Ford Performance ‘On-Board Camera’
Coca-Cola ‘On-Board Camera’
Smithfield Foods ‘Aerial Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Analysis’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Running Order’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Intervals’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Pit Reporter’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Matt Kenseth – Last Champion Before the Playoff Era’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Top 3’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Busch – 10 Straight Races Led’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Busch – ’15 MECS Champion’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Driver Telemetry’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kevin Harvick – 1 Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSNMPH Comparison’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘ __ Laps Led Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Leader’
Liberty Mutual ‘Spotter Coverage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Manufacturer’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Leaderboard’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Fast Lap Time’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Penalty Issued’
Toyota Camry ‘On-Track Car’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Drivers Pit Penalties’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Ryan Newman – 8th Playoff Appearance’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Led __ of __ Laps’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Denny Hamlin – 15 Winner’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kurt Busch – Last 3 Finishes’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Radio’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Race Control: Pit Road Closed with 2 Laps to Go’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 1 Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Kyle Busch – 12th Stage Win this Season’
Geico ‘Restart Zone’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently/Started/High/Low’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Daniel Suarez – ’16 Xfinity Champion’
NBCEEit
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently/Behind Leader’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Currently’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Battle for the Lead’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Chase Elliott – Made Playoffs on Points (14 Top 10 Finishes this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Chase Elliott – Best Finish 2nd 3 Times’
NASCAR Heat 2’ Non-Stop’
Carl’s Jr. ‘Through the Field’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2’
NASCAR on NBCSNNASCAR Non-Stop’
5 Hour Energy ‘On the Move’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Final Lap’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Results’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage 2 Winner’
NASCAR Heat 2 ‘Radio Communication’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Chase Elliott – 3rd Stage Win this Season’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Points Earned Today’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Playoff Format/Points’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Final Stage’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Leading the Charge’
Dodge Ram ‘Guts & Glory’
Subway ‘Fresh Take’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Stage Winners’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Drivers to Win on Birthday’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Current Leader’
Toyota ‘Driver Update’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Wins/Top 5/Top 10/Laps Led/Avg. Finish’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Verizon IndyCar Series Current Standings’
Kroger Click List ‘Race Off Pit Road’
NASCAR on NBCSN ’2018 Free Agents’
NASCAR on NBCSN ‘Martin Truex Jr. – Lap Summary’
Credit One Bank ‘One to Go’
Credit One Bank ‘Final Lap’

Start time to record race/commercial periods: 2:50 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 5:54 PM

Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 184
Minutes of race broadcast: 156
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 28
Minutes of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials (split-screen): 14

Number of missed restarts: 0
Number of ‘mystery cautions’ (debris not shown): 0

Click here for last year’s commercial breakdown of this race.

Read more Commercial breakdown and links related to the 2017 Tales of the Turtles 400 ...

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