NASCAR at Atlanta 2016: Weekend Schedule, practice and race start time and tv info

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This weekend all three of NASCAR’s top series are in action at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Atlanta is one of the fastest tracks on the circuit but unlike last weekend, this weekend cars will not need the draft to hit top speeds.

Starting on Friday practice kicks off for all three series. On Saturday both the Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series will have qualifying and races. The Cup Series will qualify on Friday evening and have it’s running of the QuikTrip 500 on Sunday.

You can see the full NASCAR weekend schedule below.

NASCAR Weekend Schedule at Atlanta 2016





FRIDAY, FEB. 26:
9-9:55 a.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series practice, FS2
10-10:55 a.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice, FS1
11 a.m.-12:25 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice, FS1
12:30-1:25 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series practice, FS1
1:30-2:25 p.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series practice, FS1
2:30-3:55 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series final practice, FS1
4-5:25 p.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series final practice, FS1
5:45 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, FS1

SATURDAY, FEB. 27:
8:35 a.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying, FS1
10 a.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Keystone Light Pole Qualifying, FS1
11:30 a.m.-12:50 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series final practice, FS1
1:30 p.m.: NASCAR XFINITY Series Heads Up Georgia 250 (163 laps, 251.02 miles, FS1)  GREEN FLAG: 1:46 p.m.
4:30 p.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Great Clips 200 (130 laps, 200.02 miles, FS1)  GREEN FLAG: 4:49 p.m.

SUNDAY, FEB. 28:
1 p.m.: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 (325 laps, 500.05 miles; FOX) GREEN FLAG: 1:16 p.m.

Previous Winners





Sprint Cup Series: Jimmie Johnson
Xfinity Series:
Kevin Harvick
Camping World Truck Series: Matt Crafton

Weather

The temperate at Atlanta Motor Speedway will rise this weekend. On Friday the high is 55 before moving to 59 on Saturday and peaking at 67 on Sunday.

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