They twist and turn; they are full of unexpected moments. Once they’re over, there are joyous people, there are dejected people, and there are some that are as mad as heck. Road courses are lots of fun, even if they end up with some heartaches. Racing broadcasts are fun, too; but also come with commercials. For those who like to know precisely how many there were, and how much time they took during the broadcast, here is this week’s breakdown.
Race and Commercial Breakdown of the 2021 O’Reilly Auto Parts
Start time to record race/commercial periods: 3:00 PM
End time to record race/commercial periods: 6:20 PM
Total minutes of complete race broadcast: 200
Minutes of race broadcast: 163
Minutes of traditional commercials: 37
Minutes of side-by-side commercials: 10
Total number of commercials: 109
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 56
Total number of traditional commercials (not split-screen): 80
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 51
Total number of ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during the broadcast (split-screen): 29
Total number of companies or entities advertised: 21
Number of times Fox utilized ‘Side-by-Side’ commercials during the broadcast: 4
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