TV Schedule Aug. 19-21

The Sprint Cup Series and the Camping World Truck Series return to the home of the big three automakers, Michigan, this weekend, while the Nationwide Series goes international, heading to one of its most anticipated races of the year: the twists and turns of Circuit Gilles Villeneuve at Montreal.

The following is a schedule of TV coverage and track events this weekend at Michigan and Montreal (all times are in Eastern Standard Time. Events without a channel listed will not be televised):

Friday, Aug. 19:
8:30 to 10 a.m. NNS Practice
10:30 to noon NNS Final Practice
11 a.m. NCWTS Practice, SPEED
12 noon NSCS Practice, SPEED
1:30 p.m. NCWTS Practice, SPEED
3 p.m. NASCAR Live, SPEED
3:30 p.m. NSCS Qualifying, SPEED
5:05 p.m. NNS Qualifying
5:30 p.m. SPEED Center NASCAR Edition, SPEED
7 p.m. Trackside at Michigan, SPEED. Guests: Regan Smith and Marcos Ambrose.
8:30 p.m. NSCS Qualifying, SPEED
10:30 p.m. NASCAR Performance, SPEED
11 p.m. Trackside at Michigan, SPEED

Saturday, Aug. 20:
12 a.m. NSCS Practice, SPEED
12:30 a.m. NASCAR Now, ESPN2
1:30 a.m. NSCS Qualifying, SPEED
3:30 a.m. NASCAR Performance, SPEED
9 a.m. NCWTS Qualifying, SPEED
10 a.m. NSCS Final Practice, SPEED
12 noon NCWTS SetUp, SPEED
12:30 p.m. NCWTS: VFW 200, SPEED. Green flag: 12:49 p.m.
2 p.m. NNS Countdown, ESPN
2:30 p.m. NNS: NAPA Auto Parts 200 presented by Dodge, ESPN. Green flag: 2:49 p.m. In-race reporter: Justin Allgaier.
7 p.m. Rolex Sports Car Series: Montreal 200, SPEED
10 p.m. NASCAR Performance, SPEED
10:30 p.m. NCWTS SetUp, SPEED
11 p.m. NCWTS: VFW 200, SPEED

Sunday, Aug, 21:
1:30 a.m. Rolex Sports Car Series: Montreal 200, SPEED
4 a.m. NNS: NAPA Auto Parts 200 presented by Dodge, ESPN2
8:30 a.m. NASCAR Performance, SPEED
9 a.m. NASCAR Now presented by 5-Hour Energy, ESPN2
9:30 a.m. SPEED Center NASCAR Edition, SPEED
10 a.m. NASCAR RaceDay, SPEED
12 p.m. NSCS Countdown, ESPN
1 p.m NSCS: Pure Michigan 400, ESPN. Green flag: 1:16 p.m. (reruns at 12:30 a.m. Monday on ESPN2). In-race reporter: Brad Keselowski.
8 p.m. NASCAR Victory Lane, SPEED (reruns at 12 a.m. and 9 a.m. Monday)

TV Schedule Aug. 19-21 TV Schedule Aug. 19-21 Reviewed by Rebecca Kivak on Friday, August 19, 2011 Rating: 5