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The Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series visits the “Track Too Tough to Tame,” Darlington Raceway in South Carolina, Thursday through Saturday, April 10-12 for the annual Bojangles Southern 500 for the Cup Series and the VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 200 for the Nationwide Series.
Festivities kick off on Wednesday, April 9 with RaceFest, featuring the 10th annual Darlington Car Hauler Parade. RaceFest begins at 4 p.m. ET at the Florence Civic Center, with the Hauler Parade leaving the Civic Center at 7 p.m. ET; it makes its way through Darlington Square before ending at the “Track Too Tough to Tame.”
Key on-track times:
Thursday, April 10 –
- Nationwide Series practice – 1 and 2:30 p.m. ET
Friday, April 11 –
- Sprint Cup Series practice – 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. ET
- Nationwide Series qualifying – 4:05 p.m. ET
- Sprint Cup Series qualifying – 6:05 p.m. ET
- Nationwide Series VFW Sport Clips Help a Hero 300 – 8 p.m. ET
Saturday, April 12 –
- Sprint Cup Series Bojangles Southern 500 – 6:30 p.m. ET
Find out more about the event and purchase tickets at http://www.darlingtonraceway.com/.