Kicking off throwback weekend: Friday’s NASCAR Cup and Xfinity schedule at Darlington Raceway

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NASCAR begins the third annual throwback weekend today at Darlington Raceway. Many NASCAR Cup and Xfinity Series teams have paint schemes that reflect back and honor past drivers and teams.

Today will see two practices each for both the Cup and Xfinity series.

Here is today’s schedule:

(All times are Eastern)

9 a.m. – 9 p.m. – Xfinity garage open

10:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. –Cup garage open

12 – 12:55 p.m. – Xfinity practice (NBCSN)

1 – 2:25 p.m. – Cup practice (NBCSN, Motor Racing Network)

2:30 – 3:25 p.m. – Final Xfinity practice (NBCSN)

3:30 – 4:55 p.m. – Final Cup practice (NBCSN, MRN)