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What time is the 2021 New Holland 250 and how long will the race last?

If you’re wondering when the 2021 New Holland 250 will start or how long it will last, we’ve got you covered.

A general view of the grandstands during the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series - Pure Michigan 400 race on August 13, 2017 at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Michigan. Photo by Scott W. Grau/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

The NASCAR Xfinity Series is back in action on Saturday, August 21 with the New Holland 250 at Michigan International Speedway. The race starts at 3:30 p.m. ET and will air on NBC Sports Network. You can watch a live stream at NBCSports.com/live.

The race is 125 laps that cover 250 miles. The race was not held last year amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, but the year prior it ran 1:52:29. It went an even two hours in 2017, but otherwise has come in under two hours every year since 2007. The longest its run without going into overtime is 2:02:47 in 2004 when Kyle Busch took home the checkered flag for the first of two wins in the race.

Ty Gibbs is the favorite on Saturday at DraftKings Sportsbook, installed at +320 to win. He is followed by Austin Cindric (+450), Justin Allgaier (+650), Daniel Hemric (+750), and Harrison Burton (+800). Cindric holds the pole position for this race and A.J. Allmendinger joins him on the front row.