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FACT FILE: F1 Monaco; NASCAR at COTA

1. Formula 1 ‘Grand Prix De Monaco’
• Race Date: Sunday, May 23, 2021
• TV: TSN5 at 8:45A to 11:30

VENUE:
• Circuit de Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco
• 3.337 km (2.07 mi) street circuit in the centre of Monte Carlo.
• Click HERE for the map of the circuit.

THE EVENT:
• Race distance is 78 laps (260.286 km)

PREVIOUS RESULTS:
• There was no Monaco GP in 2020 due to the pandemic. The most recent GP was held in 2019. Podium Results: 1. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes), 2. Sebastian Vettel (Ferrari), 3. Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes).
• The most recent GP this year was at Barcelona on May 9. Podium Results: 1. Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes), 2. Max Verstappen (Red Bull), 3. Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes).

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Starting Lineup/Grid
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to formula1.com and then navigate to ‘Live Timing’ and choose ‘Leaderboard’. You may have to subscribe to the lower level of ‘F1 TV’ to gain access to the leaderboard and some other pages.
• Lap Chart
• Tire Usage History
• Race Results + Points

2. NASCAR Cup Series ‘EchoPark Texas Grand Prix’ at COTA
• Race Date: Sunday, May 23, 2021
• TV: TSN5 at 2:30P to 6:00

VENUE:
• The Circuit of the Americas (COTA) at Austin, Texas
• This circuit has two different configurations. This race will be held on the 3.41 mi ‘long course, the same 20-turn counterclockwise circuit used for the Formula One races held here.
• Click HERE for the map of the COTA circuit.

THE EVENT:
• Race distance is 68 laps = 231 miles: Stages: 15/17/36 = 68 laps
• Note that this event, unlike the previous ones held under the pandemic protocols will include practice and qualifying sessions for all three NASCAR race this weekend (see the race weekend schedule below).
• Given that this is a road course that is new to NASCAR, a number of drivers who are not current Cup regular drivers have been entered, including A.J. Allmendinger, Austin Cindric, Ty Dillon and Kyle Tilley. Justin Haley, who has started in 10 of the 13 Cup races so far this year, is on the entry list for the Texas race but, given that he had to sit out last week’s race at Dover due to COVID-19 issues, he has to be a question mark for this week. At Dover, Cody Ware subbed for Haley in the No. 77 entry.

PREVIOUS RESULTS:
• This is the first time ever that NASCAR series events have been held at COTA
• The most recent NASCAR Cup Series event this year was held at Dover last weekend on May 16. Podium Results: 1. Alex Bowman (Chevrolet), 2. Kyle Larson (Chevrolet), 3. Chase Elliott (Chevrolet).

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Starting Lineup
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to https://www.nascar.com/ select LIVE LEADERBOARD; then select 'RAW FEED'
• Cumulative Race Report
• Race Results

3. NASCAR Xfinity Series ‘Pit Boss 250' at COTA
• Race Date: Saturday, May 22, 2021
• TV: TSN3 at 4:00P to 6:30

VENUE:
• The Circuit of the Americas (COTA) at Austin, Texas
• This circuit has two different configurations. This race will be held on the 3.41 mi ‘long course, the same 20-turn counterclockwise circuit used for the Formula One races held here.

THE EVENT:
• Race distance is 46 laps = 156 miles; Stages: 14/16/16 = 46 laps
• Note that this event, unlike the previous ones held under the pandemic protocols will include practice and qualifying sessions for all three NASCAR races this weekend (see the race weekend schedule below).

PREVIOUS RESULTS:
• This is the first time ever that NASCAR series events have been held at COTA
• The most recent NASCAR Xfinity Series event this year was held at Dover last weekend on May 15. Podium Results: 1. Austin Cindric (Ford), 2. Josh Berry (Chevrolet), 3. Justin Allgaier (Chevrolet)

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Starting Lineup
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to https://www.nascar.com/ select LIVE LEADERBOARD; then select 'RAW FEED'
• Cumulative Race Report
• Race Results

 

4. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series ‘Toyota Tundra 225' at COTA
• Race Date: Saturday. May 22, 2021
• TV: Fox Sports Racing at 1:00P to 3:30

• VENUE:
• The Circuit of the Americas (COTA) at Austin, Texas
• This circuit has two different configurations. This race will be held on the 3.41 mi ‘long course, the same 20-turn counterclockwise circuit used for the Formula One races held here.

THE EVENT:
• Race distance is 41 laps = 140 miles; Stages: 12/14/15 = 41 laps
• Note that this event, unlike the previous ones held under the pandemic protocols will include practice and qualifying sessions for all three NASCAR races this weekend (see the race weekend schedule below).

PREVIOUS RESULTS:
• This is the first time ever that NASCAR series events have been held at COTA
• The most recent NASCAR Truck Series event this year was held at Darlington on May 7. Podium Results: 1. Sheldon Creed (Chevrolet), 2. Ben Rhodes (Toyota), 3. Carson Hocevar (Chevrolet).

CLICK BELOW FOR THESE LINKS:
• Weekend Schedule
• Entry List
• Starting Lineup
• Live Scoring: when the race starts, go to https://www.nascar.com/ select LIVE LEADERBOARD; then select 'RAW FEED'
• Cumulative Race Report
• Race Results

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