Race track officials announced NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup again will begin next season at Chicagoland Motor Speedway. Officials also announced these race dates:
- Saturday, July 19: NASCAR Nationwide Series SA night race.
- Friday, Sept. 1-2: NASCAR World Truck Series returns for a weekend highlighted by a race under the lights.
- Saturday, Sept. 13: NASCAR Nationwide Series stops in for a run at Chicagoland Speedway.
- Sunday, Sept. 14: 2014 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup begins.