NASCAR at Bristol August 2018: Race Start times, Weekend Schedule, TV viewing

It’s Bristol Baby! NASCAR returns to Thunder Valley this weekend with all three of their top series in action at the World’s Fastest Half Mile.

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, Xfinity Series and Camping World Truck Series will all have events under the lights at the 0.533 mile track.

Tireball Sports has complete coverage of all of the racing action at Bristol Motor Speedway this weekend to include the weekend schedule, race start times and weather information.

NASCAR Weekend Schedule at Bristol Aug 2018

THURSDAY, AUG. 16
9:05-9:55 a.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series first practice, FS1
10:05-10:55 a.m.: NASCAR Xfinity Series first practice, NBC Sports App
11:05-11:55 a.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series final practice, FS1
1:35-2:25 p.m.: NASCAR Xfinity Series final practice, NBC Sports App
4:10 p.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series pole qualifying, FS1
8:30 p.m.: NASCAR Camping World Truck Series UHOH 200 (200 laps, 106.6 miles), FOX Green Flag: 8:45 p.m.

FRIDAY, AUG. 17
10:35-11:55 a.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series first practice, NBCSN/NBC Sports App
12:40-1:50 p.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series final practice, NBCSN/NBC Sports App
3:40 p.m.: NASCAR Xfinity Series pole qualifying, NBCSN/ NBC Sports App
5:40 p.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Busch Pole Qualifying, NBCSN/NBC Sports App
7:00 p.m.: NASCAR Xfinity Series Food City 300 (300 laps, 159.9 miles), NBCSN/NBC Sports App Green Flag: 7:15 p.m.

SATURDAY, AUG. 18
6:30 p.m.: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race (500 laps, 266.5 miles), NBCSN/NBC Sports App Green Flag: Appox. 6:43 p.m.

Previous Winners

MENCS –  Kyle Busch has won the last two races
Xfinity – Kyle Busch (Aug. 2017) Ryan Preece (April 2018)
CWTS – Kyle Busch

Weather

Temps go from a high of 87 on Thursday to the low-80s for Friday and Saturday as clouds and a 60% chance of rain moves in.