NASCAR Racing Schedule for Talladega Superspeedway

The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and the XFINITY Series head to Talladega Superspeedway this weekend. The Camping World Truck Series is off but will return May 8 at Kansas.

All times Eastern.

Friday, May 1:
American Muscle

On Track:

11:30 a.m.-1:50 p.m.: XFINITY Series final practice – FOX Sports 1
2 p.m.-2:55 p.m.: Sprint Cup Series practice – FOX Sports 1
4:30-5:25 p.m.: Sprint Cup Series final practice – FOX Sports 1

Press Conferences (Watch live at

1 p.m.: Danica Patrick
1:15 p.m.: Kevin Harvick
3 p.m.: Ty Dillon
3:15 p.m.: Denny Hamlin
3:30 p.m.: Erik Jones
3:45 p.m.: David Ragan

Saturday, May 2:

On Track:

11 a.m.: XFINITY Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying – FOX Sports 1
1 p.m.: Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying – FOX
3 p.m.: XFINITY Series Winn Dixie 300 – FOX (113 laps, 300.58 miles) (Scheduled Green Flag 3:18 p.m. approx.)

Press Conferences (Watch live at

10 a.m.: BK Racing announcement
12:30 p.m.: Dale Earnhardt Jr.
2:15 p.m. approx.: NSCS post-qualifying
5:15 p.m. approx.: NXS post-race

Sunday, May 3:

On Track:

1 p.m.: Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 – FOX (188 laps, 500.08 miles) (Scheduled Green Flag 1:20 p.m. approx.)

Press Conferences (Watch live at

9:45 a.m.: Daniel Noltemeyer – Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award Winner
10 a.m.: Hugh Freeze – Ole Miss football coach
10:30 a.m.: Joey Logano
4:45 p.m. approx.: NSCS post-race

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  1. Can’t wait to see another half million worth of cars destroyed. It always happens, what a waste. And NA$CAR walks away with a million or two. As Mark Martin always said, this isn’t racing.


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