|Sprint Cup Series races at Talladega in May. |
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The Camping World Truck Series also converges on Talladega. With one point separating series leader Ty Dillon and James Buescher in the standings, who'll come out of Dega with the points lead?
The Nationwide Series is off until next week at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, Ala.
Length: 2.66-mile tri-oval
Banking: 33 degrees in the turns, 16.5 degrees on the frontstretch, 2 degrees on the backstretch
Fall 2011 winners: Clint Bowyer
Spring 2012: Brad Keselowski
2011 winner: Mike Wallace
The following is a schedule of track events and TV coverage this weekend at Talladega. All times are in Eastern Standard Time.
Friday, Oct. 5:
2:30 p.m. NSCS Practice, SPEED
3:30 p.m. NASCAR Now, ESPN2
3:30 p.m. NASCAR Live, SPEED
4 p.m. NSCS Final Practice, SPEED
5 p.m. NCWTS Qualifying, SPEED
7 p.m. Trackside, SPEED. Guests: Todd Bodine and Clint Bowyer.
8:30 p.m. NASCAR Performance, SPEED
9 p.m. NSCS Final Practice (re-air), SPEED
11 p.m. Trackside (re-air), SPEED
Saturday, Oct. 6:
4 a.m. NASCAR Now, ESPN2
11 a.m. Trackside, SPEED
12 noon NSCS Qualifying, SPEED
3 p.m. NASCAR Live, SPEED
3:30 p.m. NCWTS SetUp, SPEED
4 p.m. NCWTS: Coca-Cola 250 Powered by fred's, SPEED. Green flag: 4:22 p.m. Reruns at 2:30 a.m. Monday on SPEED.
7 p.m. NSCS Qualifying (re-air), SPEED
Sunday, Oct. 7:
9 a.m. NASCAR Now, ESPN2
10 a.m. NASCAR Performance, SPEED
10:30 a.m. SPEED Center NASCAR Edition, SPEED
11 a.m. NASCAR RaceDay, SPEED
1 p.m. NSCS Countdown, ESPN
2 p.m. NSCS: Good Sam Club 500, ESPN. Green flag: 2:20 p.m. Reruns at midnight on ESPN2 and 4 a.m. Monday on ESPN Deportes.
6 p.m. NASCAR Victory Lane Special Edition, SPEED
8 p.m. NASCAR Victory Lane, SPEED
11 p.m. NASCAR Now, ESPN2