NASCAR at Richmond 2015: Weekend schedule, race start times and tv info


NASCAR goes from the 1/2-mile of Bristol Motor Speedway to the 3/4 Richmond International Raceway.

Both the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and the Xfinity Series will be in action this weekend. On track activity gets underway on Friday and on Friday night the Xfinity Series will run the Toyota Care 250. A day later the Sprint Cup Series will see 43 cars take to the field for the Toyota Owners 400.

Weekend Schedule for Richmond

Friday, April 24
8:15 a.m., NASCAR XFINITY Series Practice
11 a.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice, FOX Sports 1
1 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Series final practice, FOX Sports 1
3:30 p.m., NASCAR XFINITY Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, FOX Sports 1 Hamlin on pole, starting lineup
5:30 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, FOX Sports 1 Logano on pole, starting lineup
7:30 p.m., NASCAR XFINITY Series: ToyotaCare 250, FOX Sports 1 Green Flag: 7:46 p.m. Winner: Denny Hamlin, full results

Saturday, April 25
7 p.m., NASCAR Sprint Cup Series: Toyota Owners 400, FOX Green Flag: 7:15 p.m.

Last Year’s Winners

Sprint Cup Series: Penske took both races with Joey Logano winning the spring race and Brad Keselowski taking the fall event at Richmond.
Xfinity Series: Kevin Harvick won this event last year while it was Kyle Busch going to victory lane in the fall.


Friday the temperate will peak at 66 with a low of 44. On Saturday the temperate has a high of 64 with a 20-percent chance of rain.