2016 Grand National Series Schedule

The Premier Racing League has released the schedule for the 2016 Grand National Series, which will utilize the NASCAR XFINITY Series cars on iRacing. PRL again aims to spice up the current NASCAR XFINITY Series schedule by bringing back some classic NXS tracks from the glory days of the series.

Like the Premier Racing League AdvoCare Cup Series, the Grand National Series will start out its year at the Daytona International Speedway on February 15th, and end the year at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on November 21st for AdvoCare We Build Champions Week. The Grand National Series will follow the AdvoCare Cup Series to many events on the 2016 calendar, including the return to Rockingham Speedway on February 22nd.

Other notable events to the schedule will be the last race on the Irwindale Speedway on March 7th before it is demolished. The Milwaukee Mile makes its return to the schedule on April 4th, joined by Gateway Motorsports Park on June 20th, and Lucas Oil Raceway on July 18th. On the back half of the schedule will be the addition of South Boston Speedway on August 29th, and Five Flags Speedway on October 24th.

The Grand National Series will also introduce a Chase to it’s season to crown it’s champion. The last 9 races of the season will be broken into 3 segments, allowing 12 drivers to make the post season and leaving 4 drivers to race for the 2016 Grand National Championship in the last 3 races at Phoenix, Homestead, and Atlanta.

2/15 – Daytona International Speedway
2/22 – Rockingham Speedway
2/29 – Las Vegas Motor Speedway
3/7 – Irwindale Speedway
3/14 – Auto Club Speedway
3/21 – Off Week
3/28 – Easter
4/4 – The Milwaukee Mile
4/11 – Bristol Motor Speedway
4/18 – Richmond International Raceway
4/25 – Talladega Superspeedway
5/2 – Kentucky Speedway
5/9 – Off Week
5/16 – Road America
5/23 – Charlotte Motor Speedway
5/30 – Memorial Day
6/6 – Off Week
6/13 – Iowa Speedway
6/20 – Gateway Motorsports Park
6/27 – Daytona International Speedway
7/4 – Independence Day
7/11 – Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
7/18 – Lucas Oil Raceway
7/25 – Pocono Raceway
8/1 – Watkins Glen International
8/8 – Michigan International Speedway
8/15 – Bristol Motor Speedway
8/22 – Darlington Raceway
8/29 – South Boston Speedway
9/5 – Labor Day
9/12 – Chicagoland Speedway
*Round of 12*
9/19 – New Hampshire Motor Speedway
9/26 – Dover International Speedway
10/3 – Charlotte Motor Speedway
*Round of 8*
10/10 – Kansas Speedway
10/17 – Off Week
10/24 – Five Flags Speedway
10/31 – Texas Motor Speedway
*Championship 4*
11/7 – Phoenix International Raceway
11/14 – Homestead Miami Speedway
11/21 – Atlanta Motor Speedway

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