Kentucky Speedway will host its annual NASCAR Sprint Cup race on July 8 in 2017.
NASCAR announced its 2017 schedules for all three of its national series on Thursday.
All three series will run at the Sparta track the weekend of July 6-8, 2017, with the Camping World Truck Series race on Thursday, the Xfinity Series race on Friday and the Sprint Cup Series event on Saturday.
NASCAR’s Xfinity Series will return to Kentucky Speedway for a second race on Sept. 23, 2017.
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This summer, the sixth annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Quaker State 400 will be run at Kentucky Speedway on Saturday, July 9, preceded July 8 by the Xfinity Alsco 300 and July 7 by the Camping World Buckle Up In Your Truck 225. Kentucky Speedway hosts the Xfinity Series VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 on Sept. 24 this fall.