Friday’s Richmond Xfinity race: Start time TV channel

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The Xfinity Series regular season holds its final doubleheader of the season this weekend at Richmond Raceway.

The series races Friday night with the first of two 250-lap events. Teams race again Saturday afternoon. The regular season ends next weekend at Bristol.

Here is all the info for Friday’s Richmond Xfinity race:

(All times are Eastern)

START: Jim Decker, President of the Bowling Proprietor’s Association of America will give the command to start engines at  6:52 p.m. The green flag is scheduled to wave at 7 p.m.

PRERACE: Garage access health screening begins at 12:30 p.m. Drivers report to their cars at 6:40 p.m. The invocation will be given at 6:44 p.m. by Mike Woods, Henrico Fire Department Chaplain. The national anthem will be performed 6:45 p.m. by Stacie Brown, Henrico County Police Comms. Officer.

DISTANCE: The race is 250 laps (187.5 miles) around the .750-mile track.

STAGES: Stage 1 ends on Lap 75. Stage 2 ends on Lap 150.

TV/RADIO: Coverage begins on NBCSN with Countdown to Green at 6:30 p.m. Race broadcast begins at 7 p.m. Motor Racing Network’s radio coverage will begin at 6:30 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 scattered thunderstorms, a high of 82 degrees and a 37% chance of rain at the start of the race.

LAST RACE: Brandon Jones won at Darlington after Ross Chastain and Denny Hamlin made contact while racing for the lead with two laps to go.

LAST RACE AT RICHMOND: Christopher Bell beat Austin Cindric and Cole Custer in last year’s playoff race.

STARTING LINEUP: Click here for Xfinity starting lineup