FOX Sports Arizona previews Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500

PHOENIX — The NASCAR Sprint Cup series returns to Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday, Nov. 9, the Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 — a semifinal-round race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup that will see the field of championship contenders trimmed in half, from eight to four.

To help fans gear up for the big race, FOX Sports Arizona presents "Chase in the Desert: Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 Preview," a 30-minute special that debuts Wednesday, Oct. 15, at 6:30 p.m.

Here’s a sneak preview of the show, provided by FOX Sports’ Race Hub analysts John Roberts, A.J. Allmendinger, Larry McReynolds and Danielle Trotta.

The special will replay five times prior to the race at PIR. Here’s a complete schedule of airings on FOX Sports Arizona:

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, Oct. 16, 8 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 18, 11:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 7 p.m.

Monday, Oct. 27, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 6, 10 p.m.