Xfinity Series start times, TV info announced by NASCAR

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Start times and TV information for the 2016 Xfinity Series schedule were released Tuesday morning by NASCAR.

NBC Sports Group’s coverage of the series where “Names Are Made” consists of four races on NBC, 12 races on NBCSN, two races on USA Network, and one race on CNBC.

NBC’s coverage will again include Rick Allen as lead announcer with Steve Letarte and Jeff Burton in the booth. Krista Voda returns to host pre- and post-race coverage alongside NASCAR Hall of Fame driver Dale Jarrett and analyst Kyle Petty. Pit road will again feature Marty Snider, Mike Massaro, Kelli Stavast and Dave Burns. NASCAR Talk‘s Nate Ryan will provide news and Rutledge Wood also is back to do features.

Fox Sports will televise the first 14 Xfinity races, with four on Fox and 10 on Fox Sports 1.

Here’s how the race start and TV schedule shapes up:

(All times listed are Eastern)

Feb. 20 – Daytona … 3:30 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

Feb. 27 – Atlanta … 1:30 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

March 5 – Las Vegas … 4 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

March 12 – Phoenix … 2:30 p.m. … Fox

March 19 – Auto Club Speedway … 4 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

April 8 – Texas … 8:30 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

April 16 – Bristol … 12:30 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

April 23 – Richmond … 12:30 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

April 30 – Talladega … 3 p.m. … Fox

May 14 – Dover … 2 p.m. … Fox

May 28 – Charlotte … 2:30 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

June 4 – Pocono … 1 p.m. … Fox

June 11 – Michigan … 1:30 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

June 19 – Iowa … 1:30 p.m. … Fox Sports 1

July 1 – Daytona … 7:30 p.m. … NBCSN

July 8 – Kentucky … 8:30 p.m. … NBCSN

July 16 – New Hampshire … 4 p.m. … NBCSN

July 23 – Indianapolis … 3:30 p.m. … NBCSN

July 30 – Iowa … 8 p.m. … NBCSN

Aug. 6 – Watkins Glen … 2 p.m. … CNBC

Aug. 13 – Mid-Ohio … 3:30 p.m. … USA

Aug. 19 – Bristol … 7:30 p.m. … USA

Aug. 27 – Road America … 3 p.m. … NBCSN

Sept. 3 – Darlington … 3:30 p.m. … NBC

Sept. 9 – Richmond … 7:30 p.m. … NBCSN

Sept. 17 – Chicagoland … 3:30 p.m. … NBC

Sept. 24 – Kentucky … 8 p.m. … NBCSN

Oct. 1 – Dover … 3 p.m. … NBCSN

Oct. 7 – Charlotte … 8 p.m. … NBCSN

Oct. 15 – Kansas … 4 p.m. … NBCSN

Nov. 5 – Texas … 3:30 p.m. … NBC

Nov. 12 – Phoenix … 3:30 p.m. … NBC

Nov. 19 – Homestead … 3:30 p.m. … NBCSN