Darlington: NASCAR Weekend Schedule for throwback weekend

The annual NASCAR throwback weekend returns to Darlington Raceway this weekend.

Both the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and the Xfinity Series will be in action with races taking place on Saturday and Sunday. The first on track activity will take place on Friday.

Darlington Throwback Weekend Schedule

Friday, August 30

1:05 p.m.-1:55 p.m. Xfinity Series First Practice:  (NBCSN)
2:05 p.m.-2:55 p.m. Monster Energy Cup Series First Practice: (MRN/NBCSN)
3:05 p.m.-3:55 p.m. Xfinity Series Final Practice: (NBCSN)
4:05 p.m.-4:55 p.m. Monster Energy Cup Series Final Practice: (MRN/NBCSN)

Saturday, August 31

12:35 p.m. Xfinity Series Qualifying: (NBCSN)
2:00 p.m. Monster Energy Cup Series Qualifying: (MRN/NBCSN)
4:00 p.m. Xfinity Series Sport Clips Haircuts VFW 200: (MRN/NBC) 147 laps. Stages end 45/90/147. GREEN FLAG: 4:16 pm ET.

Sunday, September 1

6:00 p.m.  Monster Energy Cup Series Bojangles’ Southern 500: (MRN/NBCSN) 367 laps. Stages end 100/200/367. GREEN FLAG: 6:18 pm ET. 

Previous Winners

Cup: Brad Keselowski (8 different winners in last 8 years)
Xfinity: Brad Keselowski


The sun will be the warmest on Friday with a high of 89. Clouds move in on Saturday as highs reach just 86. Sunday has a 40% chance of rain and a high of 85.


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