The second race of the three-race NASCAR Xfinity Series Round of 8 playoffs takes place in tonight’s O’Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway.
Here’s the info you need for the race:
(All times are Eastern)
START: Chris Newton, Chris Muffler Service, will give the command to start engines at 8:37 p.m. Green flag is scheduled for 8:46 p.m.
DISTANCE: The race is scheduled for 200 laps (300 miles) around the 1.5-mile oval.
STAGES: Stage 1 ends at Lap 45. Stage 2 ends at Lap 90.
PRERACE SCHEDULE: Qualifying is slated for 6:05 p.m. Driver introductions are at 8 p.m.
NATIONAL ANTHEM: Madison McWilliams will perform the anthem at 8:31 p.m.
TV/RADIO: NBCSN will broadcast the race at 8:30 p.m. Performance Racing Network will broadcast the race on radio and at goprn.com, starting with its pre-race show at 8 p.m. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio will carry the PRN broadcast.
FORECAST: The wunderground.com site predicts a temperature of 80 degrees and a one percent chance of rain at race time.
STARTING LINEUP: Click here for tonight’s starting lineup.