Today’s schedule at Talladega: NASCAR Cup qualifying, Truck qualifying and race

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Today’s action at Talladega Superspeedway features qualifying for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup race, as well as qualifying and racing for today’s Truck Series race at the 2.66-mile, high-banked oval.

Today’s Truck race is an elimination race. The playoff field will be cut by two. Austin Cindric holds the final transfer spot. Kaz Grala is eight points behind Cindric, and John Hunter Nemechek is 14 points behind Cindric.

(All times are Eastern)

9 a.m. — Truck garage opens

9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. — Cup garage open

10 a.m. — Truck driver/crew chief meeting

10:30 a.m. — Truck qualifying: Single vehicle/two rounds (FS1)

12:30 p.m. — Truck driver introductions

1 p.m. — fred’s 250 Powered by Coca-Cola Truck race (94 laps/250 miles) (Fox, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

4:15 p.m. — Cup qualifying: Single vehicle/two rounds (NBCSN, MRN)