Thursday, May 23, 2013
It's Memorial Day weekend and the biggest weekend in motorsports.
The Indianapolis 500, IndyCar's premier event and one of the most prestigious in all of motorsports, is on Sunday, followed by the longest race in all of NASCAR, the Coca-Cola 600. The Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series are in action at Charlotte, the heart of the sport.
The following is a handy guide to track events and TV coverage this weekend at Charlotte Motor Speedway. All times are in Eastern Standard Time.
Thursday, May 23:
1 p.m. NNS Practice, SPEED
3:30 p.m. NSCS Practice, SPEED
5 p.m. NNS Practice, SPEED
6:30 p.m. NASCAR Race Hub Special Edition
7 p.m. NSCS Qualifying, SPEED
Friday, May 24:
2 a.m. NASCAR Now, ESPN2
Saturday, May 25:
10 a.m. NSCS Practice, SPEED
11 a.m. NNS Qualifying, ESPN2
1 p.m. NSCS Final Practice, SPEED
2:30 p.m. NNS Countdown, ABC
2:45 p.m. NNS: HISTORY 300, ABC. Green flag: 3:02 p.m.
11 p.m. Trackside, SPEED
Sunday, May 26:
12 a.m. NSCS Practice (re-air), SPEED
1 a.m. NSCS Final Practice (re-air), SPEED
1:30 a.m. NNS: HISTORY 300 (re-air), ESPN2
10 a.m. NASCAR Now, ESPN2
12 p.m. 97th running of the Indianapolis 500, ABC
3:30 p.m. NASCAR RaceDay, SPEED
5:30 p.m. NSCS Pre-Race Show, FOX
6 p.m. NSCS: Coca-Cola 600, FOX. Green flag: 6:16 p.m.
10:30 p.m. NASCAR Victory Lane, SPEED (re-airs at 12:30 a.m. Monday)