NASCAR weekend schedule at Pocono and Iowa, Friday practices through Sunday’s Sprint Cup race

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The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series returns to Pocono Raceway for the second time in less than two months this weekend.

Also racing at Pocono will be the Camping World Truck Series, where Kyle Busch will make his first start of the season in that series.

The Xfinity Series will race at Iowa Speedway.

 

Here’s how the weekend shapes up (all times listed are Eastern):

FRIDAY, JULY 31

AT POCONO
6 am – 7 pm – Sprint Cup garage open
11 am – 7 pm – Camping World garage open
11 am – 12:25 pm – Sprint Cup practice (NBCSN)
12:30 pm – Sprint Cup qualifying inspection begins
2 – 4:25 pm – Final Camping World practice (Fox Sports 1)
4:45 pm – Sprint Cup qualifying (NBCSN, MRN)

AT IOWA
1:30 – 10 pm – Xfinity garage open
4:30 – 5:50 pm – Xfinity practice
7 – 8:20 pm – Final Xfinity practice (NBCSN)

SATURDAY, AUGUST 1

AT POCONO
6 am
– Camping World Truck garage open
7 am – 4:00 pm
– Sprint Cup garage open
9 – 9:50 am – Sprint Cup practice (NBCSN, MRN)
10 am – Camping World Truck qualifying (Fox Sports 1)
11:20 am – Camping World Truck driver/crew chief meeting
11:35 am – 12:25 pm
– Final Sprint Cup practice (NBCSN, MRN)
12:30 pm – Camping World Truck driver introductions
1 pm – NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Pocono Mountains 150 race (60 laps, 150 miles) (Fox Sports 1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

AT IOWA
11:30 am
– Xfinity garage open
4:45 pm – Xfinity qualifying (NBCSN)
6:15 pm – Xfinity driver/crew chief meeting
7:30 pm – Xfinity driver introductions
8 pm – NASCAR Xfinity U.S. Cellular 250 Presented By New Holland race (160 laps, 400 miles) (NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

SUNDAY, AUGUST 2

AT POCONO
7:30 am – Sprint Cup garage open
11:30 am – Sprint Cup driver/crew chief meeting
1 pm – Driver introductions
1:30 pm – Microsoft 10 400 race (160 laps, 400 miles) (NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

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