NASCAR announced the length of each segment for its new stage-based race format at all the tracks including Kentucky Speedway. The races will consist of three stages with championship implications in each stage. Kentucky Speedway’s segments, like the other tracks, will vary based on the race length.
The breakdown will be as follows:
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Quaker State 400 presented by Advance Auto Parts:
Stage 1 - ends at lap 80 (120 miles)
Stage 2 - ends at lap 160 (240 miles)
Stage 3 - ends at lap 267 Checkered Flag (400 miles)