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What time is the 2021 Pennzoil 400 and how long will the race last?

If you’re wondering when the Pennzoil 400 will start or how long it will last, we’ve got you covered.

Stay away from Kyle Busch at the Pennzoil 400

The NASCAR Cup Series is back in action on Sunday, March 7 with the Pennzoil 400 race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The race starts at 3:30 p.m. ET and will air on FOX. You can watch a live stream on

The race is 267 laps — 400.5 miles — and generally finishes in less than three hours pretty consistently. Over the past five years, the race has lasted 2 hours and 58 minutes, 2 hours and 35 seconds, 2 hours and 49 minutes, 2 hours and 56 minutes, and 2 hours and 53 minutes. Dinner can usually commence by 6:30 p.m. ET!

Martin Truex Jr. is the favorite to win at DraftKings Sportsbook, installed at +600. At the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, he won in 2017 and since then has finished fourth, eighth, and 20th. He’s followed by Kevin Harvick (+650), Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano (both +700), and Denny Hamlin (+900).

Over the past ten years, Keselowski, Harvick, and Logano have each won the race twice. Logano is the current two-time defending champion.