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 6:48 PM (all times are EDT). 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.
Throughout the breakdown, you can find links to sponsors, or special items-of-interest such as links to contests and movie sites.
Total number of commercials: 118
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 61
Number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 93
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 57
Number of 'Side-by-Side' commercials during race broadcast (split-screen): 25
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 16
Number of times Fox utilized 'Side-by-Side' commercials during this broadcast: 5
Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 198
Minutes of race broadcast: 160
Minutes of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 38
Minutes of 'Side-by-Side' commercials (split-screen): 11
Number of missed restarts: 0
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