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Coca-Cola 600 weekend schedule

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The longest race of the year arrives with Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Cup and Xfinity Series teams will be in action this weekend. Track activity starts today and is highlighted by Cup qualifying.

The wunderground.com forecast for Thursday calls for cloudy skies and a high 84 degrees.

Saturday’s forecast is for partly cloudy skies and a high of 91 degrees. The early forecast for Sunday’s race is for sunny skies and a high of 95 degrees with a 0% chance of rain for the start of the race.

Here’s the full weekend schedule, with TV and radio info.

(All times are Eastern)

Thursday, May 23

11:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. – Cup garage open

1  – 9 p.m. – Xfinity garage open

2:35 – 3:25 p.m. – Cup practice (FS1 coverage begins at 3 p.m.)

4:05 – 4:55 p.m. – Xfinity practice (FS1)

6:05 – 6:55 p.m – Final Xfinity practice (FS1)

7:05 p.m. – Cup qualifying; single car/one lap (FS1, Performance Racing Network, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Friday, May 24

No track activity

Saturday, May 25

6 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Cup garage open

8:35 – 9:25 a.m. – Cup practice (FS1)

9:35 a.m. – Xfinity qualifying; single car/one lap (FS1)

10:45 a.m. – Xfinity driver-crew chief meeting

11:05 – 11:55 a.m. – Final Cup practice (FS1)

12:30 p.m. – Xfinity driver introductions

1 p.m. – Alsco 300; 200 laps/300 miles (FS1, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Sunday, May 26

12:30 p.m. – Cup garage opens

4 p.m. – Driver-crew chief meeting

5:30 p.m. – Driver introductions

6 p.m. – Coca-Cola 600; 400 laps/600 miles (Fox, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

All-Star Race Weekend Schedule

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NASCAR returns to its backyard this weekend for All-Star Race festivities at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

The Cup Series exhibition race will be preceded on Friday by a Gander Outdoors Truck Series race.

Here’s the full weekend schedule with TV and radio info:

(All times are Eastern)

Friday, May 17

7:30 a.m. – Truck Series garage opens

8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Cup garage open

9:05 – 9:55 a.m. – Truck practice (NASCAR.com, Motor Racing Network)

10:35 – 11:25 a.m. – Final Truck Series practice (NASCAR.com, MRN)

11:35 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. – Combined All-Star and Open practice (NASCAR.com, MRN)

1:05 – 1:55 p.m. – Final practice; Open teams (NASCAR.com, MRN)

2:05 – 2:25 p.m. – Final practice; All-Star teams (NASCAR.com, MRN)

2:35 – 2:45 p.m. – Pit road speed practice (All-Star Group 1)

2:45 – 2:55 p.m. – Pit road speed practice (All-Star Group 2)

4:35 p.m.  – Truck qualifying; single truck/one lap (Fox Sports 1)

5:45 p.m. – Truck driver-crew chief meeting

6 p.m. – Monster Open qualifying; single car/two rounds (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

7 p.m.- All-Star qualifying; single car/three laps/mandatory pit stop (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

8 p.m. – Truck driver introductions

8:30 p.m. – North Carolina Education Lottery 200; 134 laps/201 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Saturday, May 18

2 p.m. – Cup garage opens

4 p.m. – Driver-crew chief meeting

5:30 p.m. – Monster Energy Open driver introductions

6 p.m. – Monster Energy Open; 20 laps/20 laps/10 laps (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

7:30 p.m. – All-Star Race driver introductions

8 p.m. – All-Star Race; 30 laps/20 laps/20 laps/15 laps (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

NASCAR’s weekend schedule for Kansas Speedway

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NASCAR treks to the Midwest this weekend to compete on the 1.5-mile Kansas Speedway.

Cup and Gander Outdoor Truck Series teams will be in action. The Xfinity Series is off the next two weekends.

Here’s the weekend’s full schedule with TV and radio info.

All times are Eastern.

Friday, May 10

8 a.m. – Truck Series garage opens

9:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Cup garage open

9:35 – 10:25 a.m. – Truck practice (NASCAR.com, Motor Racing Network)

11:35 – 12:25 p.m. – Final Truck practice (NASCAR.com, MRN)

12:35 – 1:25 p.m. – Cup practice (NASCAR.com, MRN)

2:35 – 3:25 p.m. – Final Cup practice (Fox Sports 1 coverage begins at 3 p.m., MRN)

5:05 p.m. – Truck qualifying; single truck/one lap (FS1)

6:45 – Truck driver-crew chief meeting

7:05 p.m. – Cup qualifying; single car/one lap (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

8 p.m. – Truck driver introductions

8:30 p.m. – Digital Ally 250; 167 lap/250.5 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Saturday, May 11

2:30 p.m.- Cup garage opens

5:30 p.m. – Driver crew chief meeting

7 p.m. – Driver introductions

7:30 p.m. – Digital Ally 400; 267 laps/400.5 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

NASCAR’s weekend schedule for Dover International Speedway

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For the first time since the end of March all three of NASCAR’s national series will compete at one track on the same weekend when they visit Dover International Speedway this weekend.

The 1-mile track also will host the final Dash 4 Cash bonus race for the Xfinity Series on Saturday.

Here’s the weekend’s full schedule with TV and radio info.

(All times are Eastern)

Thursday, May 2

11:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Truck Series garage open

2:05 – 2:55 p.m. – Truck practice (No TV)

4:05 – 4:55 p.m. – Final Truck practice (No TV)

Friday, May 3

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Cup garage open

8 a.m. – Truck garage opens

9 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

11:05-11:55 a.m. – Cup practice (NASCAR.com, Motor Racing Network)

12:05-12:55 p.m. – Xfinity practice (NASCAR.com)

1:10 p.m. – Truck qualifying; single-truck/two laps (NASCAR.com)

2:20 p.m. – Truck driver-crew chief meeting

2:30-3:20 p.m. – Final Xfinity practice (NASCAR.com)

3:40 p.m. – Cup qualifying; single-car/two laps (Fox Sports 1, Motor Racing Network, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

4:30 p.m. – Truck driver introductions

5 p.m. – JEGS 200; 200 lap/200 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Saturday, May 4

6:30 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Cup garage open

9:05 – 9:55 a.m. – Cup practice (FS1, MRN)

10:10 a.m. – Xfinity qualifying; single-car/two laps (FS1)

11:45 a.m. – Xfinity driver-crew chief meeting

12-12:50 p.m. – Final Cup practice (FS1, MRN)

1 p.m. – Xfinity driver introductions

1:30 p.m. – Allied Steel Buildings 200; 200 laps/200 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Sunday, May 5

8:30 a.m. – Cup garage opens

Noon – Driver-crew chief meeting

1:20 p.m. – Driver introductions

2 p.m. – Gander RV 400; 400 laps/400 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Weekend schedule for Richmond Raceway

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NASCAR concludes its early short-track season this weekend with a visit to Richmond Raceway in Virginia.

Cup and Xfinity Series teams will be in action at the .750-mile track, with Xfinity holding a one-day show Friday.

Here is the weekend schedule with TV and radio info.

(All times are Eastern)

Friday, April 12

7 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

8 a.m. – 7 p.m. – Cup garage open

8:05 – 9:55 a.m. – Final Xfinity practice (No TV, NASCAR.com, Motor Racing Network)

11:05-11:55 a.m. – Cup practice (No TV, NASCAR.com, MRN)

1:05 – 1:55 p.m. – Final Cup practice (No TV, NASCAR.com, MRN)

3:40 p.m. – Xfinity qualifying; multi-car/three rounds (Fox Sports 1)

5:10 p.m. – Xfinity driver-crew chief meeting

5:40 p.m. – Cup qualifying; multi-car/three rounds (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

6:30 p.m. – Xfinity driver introductions

7 p.m. – ToyotaCare 250; 250 laps/187.5 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Saturday, April 13

1:30 p.m. – Cup garage opens

5:30 p.m. – Driver-crew chief meeting

6:50 p.m. – Driver introductions

7:30 p.m. – Toyota Owners 400; 400 laps/300 miles (Fox, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)