NASCAR heads to Las Vegas Motor Speedway in Las Vegas, Nevada this weekend for the third races of the 2014 season.
Both the Nationwide and Sprint Cup series will race at the 1.5 mile track. The Camping World Truck Series is off this week. The Nationwide Series will run the Boyd Gaming 300 on Saturday and the Sprint Cup cars will run the Kobalt 400 on Sunday afternoon.
Below you will find the Las Vegas Motor Speedway race weekend schedule, including the race start time, practice and qualifying times, tv info, and weather at the track if you are headed out to see the races this weekend.
All times are listed ET.
Friday, March 7
2:00 PM 3:30 PM — NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Practice TV: Fox Sports 1
3:40 PM-4:30 PM — Nationwide Series Practice TV: Fox Sports 1
5:00 PM 6:20 PM — Nationwide Final Practice TV: Fox Sports 1
6:40 PM — NASCAR Sprint Cup Qualifying Logano wins pole, full qualifying results
Saturday, March 8
11:30 – 12:20 PM– NASCAR Sprint Cup Practice TV: Fox Sports 2
12:40 PM — Nationwide Qualifying Dillon wins pole, full qualifying results
2:30 PM 3:30 PM — NASCAR Sprint Cup Final Practice TV: Fox Sports 2
4:15 PM — Nationwide Series Race Boyd Gaming 300 (200 LAPS, 300 MILES) Winner: Keselowski, full results
Sunday, March 9
11:30 – 12:30 PM — Speedway Children’s Charity Track Walk
3:00 PM — Sprint Cup Race Kobalt 400 (267 laps, 400.5 miles) Winner: Keselowski, full results
Race Day Info:
Grand Marshal: “Cool Abe”
National Anthem: Sarah Shelton, winner of KVVU-TV FOX 5 Speedway Superstar competition.
Grand Marshal: Jonathan Goldsmith .. AKA THE MOST INTERESTING MAN IN THE WORLD
National Anthem: Million Dollar Quartet
Flyover: US Air Force Thunderbirds
NNS: Sam Hornish Jr.
Sprint Cup: Matt Kenseth
The weather at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend, dare we say it… will be P-E-R-F-E-C-T! All three days temperatures will be in the low to mid 70’s with no rain in the forecast. Enjoy the race this weekend with no rain delay.