NASCAR at Chicagoland: Weekend Schedule, Race Start Times and Tv Info

NASCAR fans are in for a full weekend of racing at Chicagoland Speedway.

The ARCA Menards Sereis joins the Gander Outdoors Truck Series and Xfinity Series with events ahead of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series running of the Gander Outdoors 400 at Chicagoland Speedway.

On track activity begins Thursday highlighted by the ARCA Menards Series Bounty 150. On Friday the GOTS will run the Camping World 225 and on Saturday the Xfinity Series runs the Camping World 300 ahead of MENCS qualifying.

Finally on Sunday the MENCS runs the Camping World 400.

Weekend Schedule

Thursday, June 27

1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. ARCA Menards Series Final Practice
2:35 p.m.-3:25 p.m. Gander Outdoors Truck Series First Practice
4:35 p.m.-5:25 p.m. Gander Outdoors Truck Series Second Practice
5:35 p.m. ARCA Menards Series Qualifying
6:35 p.m.-7:25 p.m. Gander Outdoors Truck Series Final Practice
8:00 p.m. ARCA Menards Series Bounty 150: (FS1)

Friday, June 28

4:05 p.m.-4:55 p.m. Xfinity Series First Practice: (NBCSN)
5:05 p.m. Gander Outdoors Truck Series Qualifying:(FS2)
7:05 p.m.-7:55 p.m. Xfinity Series Final Practice: (NBCSN)
9:00 p.m. Gander Outdoors Truck Series Camping World 225: (MRN/FS1)

Saturday, June 29

11:05 a.m.-11:55 a.m. Monster Energy Cup Series First Practice (MRN/NBCSN)
12:05 p.m. Xfinity Series Qualifying:(NBCSN)
2:00 p.m.-2:50 p.m. Monster Energy Cup Series Final Practice: (MRN/NBCSN)
3:30 p.m. Xfinity Series Camping World 300: (MRN/NBCSN)
6:35 p.m. Monster Energy Cup Series Qualifying: (MRN/NBCSN)

Sunday, June 30

3:00 p.m. Monster Energy Cup Series Camping World 400: (MRN/NBCSN)

Previous Winners

ARCA: Michael Self
Trucks: Brett Moffitt
Xfinity: Kyle Larson
Cup: Kyle Busch


After weeks of rain, Summer seems to have found the Midwest. Weather in Joilet, IL, figures to be hot with temps in the upper 80’s to low 90’s for the entirety of the racing weekend. The highest chance of rain comes on Thursday at 40%.

John Boarman
John Boarman
Founder and Owner of Tireball Sports.

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