NASCAR at Watkins Glen: Weekend schedule, qualifying, practice and race times

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This weekend NASCAR returns to Watkins Glen. Both the NASCAR Sprint Cup and Xfinity Series will be in action for races this weekend at the road course which tests not just a drivers ability to turn left but also right.

On Saturday the Xfinity Series will run the Zippo 200 while the Cup Series is in action on Sunday with the Cheeze-It 355.

Follow below for a full weekend schedule for Watkins Glen as well as previous winners and a weather report.

NASCAR at Watkins Glen Weekend Schedule

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7:
11:30 a.m.-12:50 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice, NBCSN/Live Extra
1-2:25 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series practice, NBCSN/Live Extra
3:30-4:25 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series final practice, NBCSN/Live Extra
4:40-5:55 p.m..: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series final practice, NBCSN/Live Extra

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8:
11:15 a.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, NBCSN/Live Extra
1:15 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, NBCSN/Live Extra
3 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series Zippo 200 (82 laps, 200.9 miles), NBCSN/Live Extra Green Flag: 3:18 pm ET Logano wins, Results

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9:
2 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Cheez-It 355 (90 laps, 220.5 miles), NBCSN/Live Extra Green Flag: 2:18 pm ET STARTING LINEUP

Previous Winners

Sprint Cup Series: AJ Allmendinger
Xfinity Series: Marcos Ambrose

Weather

Weather for all three days at Watkins Glen should be nice with temperatures in the low-80s and just a small chance of rain.

 

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