NASCAR at Bristol 2015: Weekend Schedule, Green Flag Start Time and TV Info

Kyle Busch

After a night under the lights in Texas, NASCAR rolls into the half-mile track of Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend for races in both the Sprint Cup and Xfinity Series.

The Sprint Cup Series will race the Food City 500 on Sunday while the Xfinity Series competes on Saturday in the Stop Diabetes 300.

Below you can find all the important race information as well as practice and qualifying times.

Weekend Schedule

Friday, April 17
Noon, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice, FOX Sports 1
1:30 p.m., NASCAR XFINITY Series practice, FOX Sports 1
3 p.m., NASCAR XFINITY Series final practice, FOX Sports 1
4:30 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, FOX Sports 1

Saturday, April 18
8:30 a.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice, FOX Sports 1
9:30 a.m., NASCAR XFINITY Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, FOX Sports 1
1:30 p.m., NASCAR XFINITY Series: Drive to Stop Diabetes 300, FOX Sports 1 Green Flag: 1:46 pm ET

Sunday, April 19
1 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Food City 500, FOX Green Flag: 1:13 pm ET

Last Year’s Winners

Sprint Cup Series: Carl Edwards (Spring) Joey Logano (Fall)
Xfinity Series: Kyle Busch (Spring) Ryan Blaney (Fall)

Weather

Friday the weather has a range of 54-76 with just a 20-percent chance of rain. On Saturday the temperature rises to 80 with a 10-percent chance of rain. Sunday is not looking promising as the high is 65 with a 100-percent chance of rain.

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