NASCAR: Memorial Day Weekend Schedule for Charlotte, Race Start Times

This weekend all of NASCAR heads to Charlotte Motor Speedway for their annual Memorial Day set of races.

Charlotte Motor Speedway is a 1.5-mile track located nearby to the majority of race teams. The Cup Series’ Coca-Cola 600 is the tracks crown jewel and a win in this event has long been one drivers seek.

Weekend Schedule

Friday May 26

11:40 am ARCA Practice
12:40 am ARCA Qualifying
1:35 pm Truck Series Practice; TV: FS1
2:05 pm Truck Series Qualifying; TV: FS1
3:35 pm Xfinity Series Practice; TV: FS1
4:05 pm Xfinity Series Qualifying; TV: FS1
6:00 pm ARCA General Tire 150 Race; TV: FS1; Radio: MRN, SiriusXM
8:30 pm Truck Series North Carolina Education Lottery 200, TV: FS1; Radio: MRN, SiriusXM

Saturday May 27

1:00 pm Xfinity Series Alsco Uniforms 300; TV: FS1; Radio: PRN, SiriusXM
7:05 pm Cup Series Practice; TV: FS1; Radio: PRN, SiriusXM
7:50 pm Cup Series Qualifying, TV: FS1; Radio: PRN, SiriusXM

Sunday May 28

6:00 pm Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 Race; TV: FOX; Radio: PRN, SiriusXM

Previous Winners

Cup Series: Denny Hamlin
Xfinity Series: Josh Berry
Truck Series: Ross Chastain


Friday temps will be in the mid-70s. There is a 50% chance of rain on Saturday and Sunday. Temps are expected to be in the upper 60s on Saturday and lower 70s on Sunday.

John Boarman
John Boarman
Founder and Owner of Tireball Sports.

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