NASCAR at Fontana 2014: Weekend Schedule, Start Time, Practice, Qualifying, TV and Weather Info


NASCAR heads to Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, CA this weekend for the fifth races of the 2014 season.

Both the Nationwide and Sprint Cup series will race at the 2-mile low banked D-shaped oval. The Camping World Truck Series is off again this week. The Nationwide Series will run the 300 on Saturday while the Sprint Cup cars will run the Auto Club 400 on Sunday afternoon.

Below you will find the Auto Club 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.

Weekend Schedule:

All times listed are ET

Friday, March 21:

3 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Practice, FOX Sports 1
4:30 p.m., NASCAR Nationwide Series Practice, FOX Sports 1
6 p.m., NASCAR Nationwide Series Practice, FOX Sports 1
7:30 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Qualifying, FOX Sports 1 KENSETH ON POLE, FULL QUALIFYING RESULTS

Saturday, March 22:

12:30 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Practice, FOX Sports 1
1:30 p.m., NASCAR Nationwide Series Qualifying, FOX Sports 1
3:30 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Final Practice, FOX Sports 1
5 p.m., NASCAR Nationwide Series Race 300  Green Flag: 5:18 p.m ET (150 laps, 300 miles) WINNER: KYLE LARSON, FULL RESULTS

Sunday, March 23

3 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Auto Club 400, Green Flag: 3:18 pm (200 laps, 400 miles) WINNER: KYLE BUSCH, FULL RESULTS

Race Day Info:

Sprint Cup:
Grand Marshal: Gonzo (the Muppet) gonzo
Honorary Starter: Bode Miller and wife Morgan

Last Year’s Winner:
Sprint Cup:
Kyle Busch
NNS: Kyle Busch


Beautiful weather this weekend in Fontana. Low 70’s on both Friday and Saturday. High of 77 degrees for the Sprint Cup race on Sunday, no rain in the forecast!!

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