Phoenix International Raceway plays host two week two in NASCAR.

NASCAR: The big boys head west for a desert showdown

Here are some of the fast facts about this weeks big race in Phoenix. Date: Sunday, March 2 Start Time: 3 p.m. ET Site: Phoenix International Raceway — Avondale, Ariz. Track: 1-mile oval Laps: 312 Miles: 312 (500 kilometers) TV: FOX On Radio: Motor Racing Network