ISM embraces "incredible opportunity" as 2020 NASCAR finale host

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Starting in 2020, the race will be the final event of the NASCAR regular season.

Also revealed in the 2020 schedule release, Dover's spring Cup race will take place May 3.

"To be able to host our Labor Day throwback weekend as the first race of the NASCAR Playoffs will create tremendous excitement and enthusiasm for our fans", said track president Kerry Tharp.

Indianapolis Motor Speedway and NASCAR announced in 2017 that the Brickyard would move to September in 2018 and 2019.

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The company past year received a massive face lift and there simply hasn't been enough of a buzz worth keeping the championship finale event at Homestead-Miami Speedway anymore.

Racing returns to Kansas Speedway on Friday, May 10, 2019, with the NASCAR Gander Outdoor Truck Series and on Saturday, May 11, 2019, with the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races.

"We are ecstatic to welcome NASCAR's Championship Weekend to Arizona", said Gov. Ducey, in a statement.

The annual West Coast swing - Las Vegas, Fontana and Phoenix - will begin one week earlier, with the race at Atlanta Motor Speedway moving back to March to try to ensure better weather at the venue.

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Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa., will host races on back-to-back days on June 27-28, effectively merging Pocono's traditional two races into one big weekend. Speedway President Clay Campbell noted fans have asked "literally every single day since we installed the lights" when Martinsville would have a Cup race at night. However, those who purchase tickets to the November race in Phoenix will have the first chance at tickets to the 2020 race.

"Pocono Raceway will be a marquee, bucket-list event next year", said Pocono CEO Nick Igdalsky.

The July 4 holiday had belonged to Daytona International Speedway, but it gave up the traditional and often rain-wrecked event to claim the final race of the regular season, August 29 when the championship field is finalized. "These changes are a result of unprecedented consensus-building with our race tracks and broadcast partners; something we look to continue into 2021 and beyond".

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