Friday Xfinity race at Daytona: Start time, TV channel and forecast

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Two weeks after the Xfinity Series competed on the Daytona road course, Xfinity teams return to Daytona International Speedway to race on the historic 2.5-mile oval.

Who can survive 100 laps and make it to victory lane?

Here is all the info for the Friday Xfinity race at Daytona:

(All times are Eastern)

START: Brian Schaller, Chief Fuel & Real Estate Officer at Wawa, will give the command to start engines at 7:27 p.m. The green flag is scheduled to wave at 7:39 p.m.

PRERACE: Garage access health screening begins at 12:30 p.m. Drivers report to their cars at 7:15 p.m. The invocation will be given at 7:20 p.m. by AdventHealth Chaplain Farzad Nourian. The national anthem will be performed by Temecula Road at noon 7:21 p.m.

DISTANCE: The race is 100 laps (250 miles) around the 2.5-mile speedway.

STAGES: Stage 1 ends on Lap 30. Stage 2 ends on Lap 60.

TV/RADIO: Coverage begins on NBCSN with Countdown to Green at 7 p.m.  Race broadcast begins at 7:30 p.m. Motor Racing Network’s radio coverage will begin at 7 p.m. and also can be heard at mrn.com. SiriusXM NASCAR Radio will carry the broadcast.

STREAMING: Watch the race on the NBC Sports App. Click here for the link.

FORECAST: The wunderground.com forecast calls for cloudy skies, a high of 86 degrees and a 19% chance of rain at the start of the race.

LAST RACE: Chase Briscoe beat Ross Chastain and Austin Cindric to win at Dover.

LAST RACE AT DAYTONA: Noah Gragson beat Harrison Burton and Timmy Hill to win the season-opening race.

STARTING LINEUP: Click here for starting lineup