Don’t miss the NASCAR Cup Series stars do their annual tango with The Lady in Black, as we tell you how to watch the Bojangles Southern 500 live.
If it’s Labor Day weekend, it must be NASCAR Throwback Weekend once again at Darlington Raceway. The highlight is unquestionably the Bojangles’ Southern 500, which is set to take place on Sunday evening in South Carolina.
Here’s how and when to watch Southern 500 online and on TV
|When||Sunday, 6 September 2020|
|Start Time||6 p.m. ET|
|Live Stream||Live on NBC Sports|
Southern 500 live stream ( free Channels )
As we mention, the NASCAR Cup series has gained huge popularity all over the world. Despite the pandemic we’re all facing now, NASCAR’s viewership saw huge viewership rates.
According to Fox Sports, the race at Darlington averaged 6.32 million viewers. It’s considered to be the most-watched competitive sports event on all television networks after the 2020 Daytona 500, which gained 7 million viewers.
Now, this number was only in the US. If we were to speak of global viewership, we’ll definitely be getting hundreds of millions. Speaking of, NASCAR has official broadcasters in a lot of countries. The full list is below, so please check if there’s one in your region.
- TSN (Canada)
- Fox Sports Go (USA)
- DAZN (Italy)
- FreeSports (UK)
- Premier Sports (UK)
- Motorvision TV (Germany)
- Sport TV (Portugal)
- ViaPlay (Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland)
- Ziggo Sport (Netherlands)
- Match TV (Russia)
- Sky Go NZ (New Zealand)
- Abu Dhabi Media (Middle East)
You’ve seen the list. If you have an official broadcaster, that’s great. However, even if you don’t, you’ll still be able to watch the 2020 series. That’s not a promise, that’s a spoiler.
How to Watch NASCAR Darlington Southern 500 Live Online – Final Thoughts
The playoffs wrap up with the NASCAR Darlington Southern 500 at Phoenix Raceway. It’s good to see some sports still moving on with their series despite the pandemic we’re going through.
Now, you have everything you need to watch the 2020 NASCAR Southern 500 live wherever you are. So, are you excited to see this year’s highly anticipated NASCAR? Let us know in the comments below.
Darlington will also see an additional race during the holiday weekend. The NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series will take to the track on Sept. 6, just hours before the Southern 500. It’s the first time a Truck Series race has been scheduled at Darlington since 2011.
This year’s Southern 500 will also serve as the first race in the NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs.
“NASCAR racing continues to grow at Darlington Raceway with the addition of the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series as part of throwback weekend,” said Darlington President Kerry Tharp. “After successfully hosting the sports’ return to competition in May, the track Too Tough to Tame will be ready for more of NASCAR’s best race experience.”
The NASCAR Xfinity Series will kick off the weekend on Sept. 5 with the Sports Clips Haircuts VFW 200.
Officials also said the track will continue its “Throwback Weekend,” which will feature cars with paint schemes honoring NASCAR’s past.