NASCAR weekend schedule at Chicagoland Speedway

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The 12th edition of NASCAR’s Chase for the Sprint Cup begins this weekend at Chicagoland Speedway.

NASCAR will crown the 2015 Sprint Cup champion in 10 weeks.

It will be a busy weekend at Chicagoland Speedway. Not only will the Sprint Cup Series compete, but the Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series also will be in action.

This weekend’s schedule (all times listed are Eastern):


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

8 am – 9:30 pm – Sprint Cup garage open

8:30 am – Truck garage open

10 am – 12:25 pm – Truck final practice (Fox Sports 1)

11 am – 8:30 pm – Xfinity garage open

12:30 pm – 1:55 pm – Sprint Cup practice (NBCSN, Motor Racing Network)

2 pm – Sprint Cup qualifying inspection begins

2 pm – 4:25 pm – Xfinity final practice (NBCSN)

4:35 pm – Truck qualifying (Fox Sports 1)

6:30 pm – Truck driver/crew chief meeting

6:45 pm – Sprint Cup qualifying (NBCSN, MRN)

8 pm – Truck driver introduction

8:30 pm – American Ethanol E15 225 Truck race (150 laps, 225 miles) (Fox Sports 1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

11 am – Xfinity garage opens

11:30 am – 8:30 pm – Sprint Cup garage open

1:30 pm – 2:25 pm – Sprint Cup practice (CNBC, MRN)

2:45 pm – Xfinity qualifying (NBCSN)

4:15 pm – Xfinity driver/crew chief meeting

4:30 pm – 5:20 pm – Sprint Cup final practice (NBCSN, MRN)

5:30 pm – Xfinity driver introduction

6 pm – Furious 7 300 Xfinity race (200 laps, 300 miles) (NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)


SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

9 am – Sprint Cup garage opens

1 pm – Sprint Cup driver/crew chief meeting

2:30 pm – Sprint Cup driver introductions

3 pm – MyAFibRisk.com 400 Sprint Cup race (267 laps, 400.5 miles) (NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

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