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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.

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.

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

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

Total race brdcst time 198 Total comm. brdcst time 39

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