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 Invocation of the race at 3:30 PM, and stopped at the waving of the checkered flag at 6:45 PM (all times are EDT). I did not keep records for the pre- and post-race coverage.
Fox was the broadcast team for this event.
Please note that in addition to the commercials and promos listed below there is always a sponsor's logo that changes throughout the race near the race ticker.
Total number of commercials: 113
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 59
Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 92
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 55
Number of 'Side-by-Side' commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 21
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 11
Number of times Fox utilized 'Side-by-Side' commercials during this broadcast: 4
Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 195
Minutes of race broadcast: 152
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 43
Minutes of 'Side-by-Side' commercials (split-screen): 10
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