Texas NASCAR schedule: From Thursday’s practices through Saturday’s Sprint Cup race

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NASCAR returns to one of the fastest and most unpredictable race tracks on the circuit this weekend, namely, Texas Motor Speedway.

Here’s a complete list of all of the upcoming activities, as well as TV (Fox and Fox Sports 1) and radio (Performance Racing Network) times, where applicable.

* All times listed are Eastern time

THURSDAY, APRIL 9
1 pm – 10 pm – Xfinity garage open
3 pm – 7 pm – Sprint Cup garage open
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm – Xfinity practice (No TV)
6:30 pm – 8 pm – Xfinity final practice (No TV)

FRIDAY, APRIL 10
10 am – 9:30 pm – Sprint Cup garage open
11 am – Xfinity garage open
11:30 am  1 pm – Sprint Cup practice (Fox Sports 1)
2 pm – 3:20 pm – Final Sprint Cup practice (Fox Sports 1)
3:25 pm – Sprint Cup qualifying inspection begins
4:45 pm – Xfinity qualifying (Fox Sports 1)
6:15 pm – Xfinity driver/crew chief meeting
6:45 pm – Sprint Cup qualifying (Fox Sports 1/PRN)
8 pm – Xfinity driver introductions
8:30 pm – O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 Xfinity race (200 laps, 300 miles) (Fox Sports 1/PRN)

SATURDAY, APRIL 11
1:30 pm – Sprint Cup garage open
5:30 pm – Sprint Cup driver/crew chief meeting
7 pm – Driver introductions
7:30 pm – Duck Commander 500 Sprint Cup race (334 laps, 501 miles) (Fox/PRN)

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