The printable 2017 NASCAR Playoff Grid provides the date, time, track, and national TV channels in Eastern, Central, Mountain or Pacific time. The NASCAR playoffs for the NASCAR Championship Cup starts September 17, 2017 in Chicagoland and ends in Miami November 19th. The Challenger round will take place at Chicagoland Speedway on September 17th, New Hampshire Speedway September 24th, and Dover International Speedway on October 1st. The Contender round will take place at Charlotte Motor Speedway on October 7th, Talladega Superspeedway on October 15th, and Kansas Speedway on October 22nd. The Eliminator round will take place at Martinsville Speedway on October 29th, Texas Motor Speedway on November 5th, and Phoenix International Raceway on November 12th. The NASCAR Championship will take place at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 19th.