Today’s Xfinity race at New Hampshire: Start time, weather, TV/radio info

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Can Kyle Busch pick up in today’s Overton’s 200 where he left off in last year’s race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway?

The younger Busch brother, who was fastest in both Xfinity practice sessions on Friday, is the defending winner of this race.

In fact, Busch has won five of the last eight Xfinity races at the 1.058-mile flat track in Loudon, N.H.

Here are the particulars for today’s Xfinity race:

(All times are Eastern)

START: Parker Overton, Founder of Overton’s, will give the command to start engines at 4:07 p.m. Green flag is set for 4:16 p.m.

DISTANCE: The race is scheduled for 200 laps (211.6 miles) around the 1.058-mile speedway.

ANTHEMS: Canadian Anthem by Noah Thompson at 3:58 p.m. U.S. Anthem by Voices of Hope at 4:01 p.m.

STAGES: Stage 1 laps 1-45; Stage 2 laps 46-90.

PRERACE SCHEDULE: The Xfinity garage opens at 7:30 a.m. Driver introductions are at 3:30 p.m.

TV/RADIO: NBCSN will broadcast the race. Coverage begins at 3:30 p.m. Performance Racing Network’s broadcast on radio and at goprn.com begins at 3:30 p.m. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio will carry the PRN broadcast.

FORECAST: The wunderground.com site predicts 75 degrees at race time with a 50 percent chance of rain at the start of the race.

LAST YEAR: Kyle Busch dominated, leading 190 of 200 laps to win. Erik Jones was second, followed by Brad Keselowski.

STARTING LINEUP: Click here for the starting lineup.

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