weekend schedule

Getty Images

NASCAR’s weekend schedule for Auto Club Speedway

Leave a comment

NASCAR’s West Coast swing continues this weekend with a visit to the 2-mile Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California.

Cup and Xfinity Series teams will be in action, with the weekend capped off by Sunday’s Auto Club 400.

For Friday, wunderground.com forecasts partly cloudy skies, a high of 81 degrees and no chance of rain.

For the start of Saturday’s Xfinity Series race, the forecast is for sunny skies and a high of 70 degrees.

On Sunday, the forecast for the start of the Cup race is cloudy skies, a high of 54 and a 39% of rain.

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

(All times are Eastern)

Friday, Feb. 28

Noon – 10 p.m. – Xfinity garage open

1 – 9 p.m. – Cup garage open

3:05 – 3:55 p.m. – Xfinity practice (FS1)

4:05 – 4:55 – Cup practice (FS1, Motor Racing Network)

5:02 – 5:27 p.m. – Final Xfinity practice (FS1)

5:35 – 6:25 p.m. – Final Cup practice (FS1, MRN)

Saturday, Feb. 29

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Cup garage open

11:30 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

1:05 p.m. – Xfinity qualifying; one car/single lap (FS1)

2:15 p.m. – Xfinity driver-crew chief introductions

2:35 p.m. – Cup qualifying; one car/single lap (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

3:30 p.m. – Xfinity driver introductions

4 p.m. – Production Alliance Group 300; 150 laps/300 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Sunday, March 1

11:30 a.m. – Cup garage opens

1:30 p.m. – Driver-crew chief meeting

2:50 p.m. – Cup driver introductions

3:30 p.m. – Auto Club 400; 200 laps/400 miles (Fox, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Weekend schedule for Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Getty Images
Leave a comment

The NASCAR season marches on after opening last weekend in Daytona.

Now all three national series begin the “West Coast Swing” portion of the season, starting with a weekend in Las Vegas.

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

(All times are Eastern)

Friday, Feb. 21

10 a.m. – Truck Series garage opens

11:05 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. – Final Truck practice (No TV)

11:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. – Xfinity garage open

1 – 11 p.m. – Cup garage open

2:35 – 3:55 p.m. – Final Xfinity practice (FS2)

4:05 – 4:55 p.m. – Cup practice (FS1)

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

7 p.m. – Truck Series driver-crew chief meeting

7:30 – 8:20 p.m. – Cup final practice (FS1)

8:30 – Truck Series driver introductions

9 p.m. – Strat 200; 134 laps/201 miles (FS1, Motor Racing Network, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

 

Saturday, Feb. 22

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Cup garage open

11:30 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

1:05 p.m. – Xfinity Series qualifying; one lap/single car (FS1)

2:15 p.m. – Xfinity driver-crew chief meeting

2:35 p.m. – Cup Series qualifying impound; one lap/single car (FS1, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

3:30 p.m. – Xfinity driver introductions

4 p.m. – Boyd Gaming 300; 200 laps/300 miles (FS1, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

 

Sunday, Feb. 23

11:30 a.m. – Cup garage opens

1:30 p.m. – Driver-crew chief meeting

2:50 p.m. – Driver introductions

3:30 p.m. – Pennzoil 400; 267 laps/400.5 miles (Fox, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Miami Championship Weekend schedule

Leave a comment

The NASCAR season ends this weekend with the championship races for the Cup, Xfinity and Gander Outdoors Truck Series at Homestead-Miami Speedway. (Watch Sunday at 3 pm on NBC or the NBC Sports app.)

Three drivers will leave the 1.5-mile track as champions.

For Friday, wunderground.com forecasts a temperature of 75 degrees, partly cloudy skies and a 14% chance of race for the start of the Truck Series race.

On Saturday, the forecast is for a temperature of 77 degrees, sunny skies and a 10% chance of rain for the start of the Xfinity race.

On Sunday, the forecast is for a temperature of 75 degrees, sunny skies and no chance of rain for the Cup race.

MORE: NBC to have multi-network coverage of Cup championship race

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

(All times are Eastern)

Friday, Nov. 15

7:30 a.m. – Truck Series garage opens

9:05 – 9:55 a.m. – Truck Series practice (No TV)

10:35 – 11:25 a.m. – Final Truck practice (No TV)

11 a.m. – 9 p.m. – Xfinity garage open

12:30 – 10 p.m. – Cup garage open

2:35 – 3:25 p.m. – Xfinity practice (NBCSN)

3:35 – 4:25 p.m. – Cup practice (NBCSN, Motor Racing Network)

4:35 p.m. – Truck Series qualifying; single truck/one lap (FS1)

5:35 – 6:25 p.m. – Final Xfinity practice (NBCSN)

6:15 p.m. – Truck Series driver-crew chief meeting

6:30 – 7:20 p.m. – Final Cup practice (NBCSN, MRN)

7:30 p.m. – Truck Series driver introductions

8 p.m. – Ford EcoBoost 200; 134 laps/201 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Saturday, Nov. 16

8 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Cup garage open

12:35 p.m. – Xfinity qualifying; single car/one lap (NBCSN)

1:45 p.m. – Xfinity driver-crew chief meeting

2:05 p.m. – Cup qualifying/impound; single car/one lap (NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

3 p.m. – Xfinity driver introductions

3:30 p.m. – Ford EcoBoost 300; 200 laps/300 miles (NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Sunday, Nov. 17

11 a.m. – Cup garage opens

1 p.m. – Driver-crew chief meeting

2:20 p.m. – Driver introductions

3 p.m. – Ford EcoBoost 400; 267 laps/400.5 miles (NBC, NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

ISM Raceway’s weekend schedule

Leave a comment

The sun is setting on the NASCAR season and it’s time for the penultimate weekend of the year at ISM Raceway.

All three national series will be in action at the 1-mile track.

On Friday, wunderground.com forecasts a temperature of 80 degrees, clear skies and no chance of rain for the start of the Truck Series race.

For Saturday, the forecast is for a high of 84 degrees, mostly sunny skies and no chance of rain for the start of the Xfinity race.

For Sunday’s Cup race, the site calls for a temperature of 82, partly cloudy skies and no chance of rain at the start time.

Editor’s note: Still looking for tickets to ISM Raceway? Click here for the Cup race, click here for the Xfinity race and click here for the Truck Series race

Here is the full weekend schedule with TV and radio info:

(All times are Eastern)

Friday, Nov. 8

9 a.m. – Truck Series garage opens

10:05 – 10:55 a.m. – Truck practice (No TV)

11:35 a.m. – 12:25 p.m. – Final Truck practice (No TV)

Noon – 9 p.m. – Xfinity garage open

1 – 10:30 p.m. – Cup garage open

3:05 – 3:55 p.m. – Xfinity practice (NBC Sports App)

4:05 – 4:55 p.m. – Cup practice (NBCSN joins in-progress at 4:30 p.m. ET, NBC Sports App, Motor Racing Network)

5:05 p.m.  – Truck Series qualifying; one truck/two laps (FS1)

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

6:15 p.m. – Truck Series driver-crew chief meeting

7 – 7:50 p.m. – Final Cup practice (NBCSN, MRN)

8 p.m. – Truck Series driver introductions

8:30 p.m. – Lucas Oil 150; 150 laps/150 miles (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Saturday, Nov. 9

9 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Cup garage open

12:35 p.m. – Xfinity qualifying; one car/two laps (NBCSN)

1:50 p.m. – Xfinity driver-crew chief meeting

2 p.m. – Cup qualifying; one car/two laps (NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

3 p.m. – Xfinity driver introductions

3:30 p.m. – Desert Diamond Casino West Valley 200; 200 laps/200 miles (NBC, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Sunday, Nov. 10

10:30 a.m. – Cup garage opens

12:30 p.m. – Driver-crew chief meeting

1:50 p.m. – Driver introductions

2:30 p.m. – Bluegreen Vacations 500; 312 laps/312 miles (NBC, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Schedule for Kansas Speedway’s playoff weekend

Leave a comment

Cup and Xfinity Series teams head to the Midwest this weekend to compete at Kansas Speedway.

The Cup Series will hold its second playoff elimination race, which will cut the playoff field to eight drivers.

The Xfinity Series opens its second playoff round

For Saturday, wundergound.com forecasts a high of 66 degrees, sunny skies and a 15% chance of rain for the start of the Xfinity Series race.

On Sunday, it forecasts a high of 67 degrees, partly sunny skies and a 15% chance of rain for the start of the Cup race.

Editor’s note: Still looking for tickets to Kansas? Click here for the Cup race and click here for the Xfinity race

Here is the full weekend schedule with TV and radio info.

(All times are Eastern)

Friday, Oct. 18

Noon – 11 p.m. – Xfinity garage open

1 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. – Cup garage open

3:05 – 3:55 p.m.  – Xfinity practice (NBCSN)

4:05 – 4:55 – Cup practice (NBCSN, Motor Racing Network)

5:05 – 5:55 – Final Xfinity practice (NBCSN)

7:05-7:55 p.m. – Final Cup practice (NBCSN, MRN)

Saturday, Oct. 19

9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Cup garage open

10 a.m. – Xfinity garage opens

12:05 p.m. – Xfinity qualifying; single car/one lap (NBC Sports App)

1:15 p.m. – Xfinity driver-crew chief meeting

1:35 p.m. – Cup qualifying; single car/one lap (NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

2:30 p.m. – Xfinity driver introductions

3 p.m. – Kansas Lottery 300; 200 laps/300 miles (NBC, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)

Sunday, Oct. 20

10:30 a.m. – Cup garage opens

12:30 p.m. – Driver crew chief meeting

1:50 p.m. – Driver introductions

2:30 pm. – Hollywood Casino 400; 267 lap/400.5 miles (NBC, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)