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Saturday's Bank of America 500 Sprint Cup race marks Race No. 5 in the Chase, the halfway point of the 10-race playoffs.
The Camping World Truck Series is on a break until Oct. 19 at Talladega.
The following is a handy guide to track events and television coverage at Charlotte. All times are in Eastern Standard Time.
Friday, Oct. 11:
3 p.m. NSCS Practice, FS2
4 p.m. NNS Qualifying, FS2
5:30 p.m. NSCS Final Practice, FS2
7 p.m. NNS Countdown, ESPN2
7:30 p.m. NNS: Dollar General 300, ESPN2. Green flag: 7:47 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 12:
7 p.m. NSCS Countdown, ABC
7:30 p.m. NSCS: Bank of America 500, ABC. Green flag: 7:46 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 13:
3 a.m. NSCS: Bank of America 500, ESPN2. Rerun.
12 noon NASCAR K&N Pro Series at Dover, FS1