Monday, September 22, 2014

Travel Tips: Dover International Speedway – Sept. 25-28, 2014

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It’s time for race No. 3 in the 2014 Chase for the Sprint Cup, and the Sprint Cup Series stars head to Dover International Speedway in Delaware for the AAA 400 weekend, Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 25-28. Also on the schedule for the weekend: the Nationwide Series and the K&N Pro Series East.
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On Thursday, Sept.25, the second annual NASCAR Hauler Showcase and Parade, taking place at the Blue Hen Corporate Center, 655 S. Bay Rd. in Dover, from 4 to 6 p.m. ET. Sprint Cup Series haulers will leave the center at 6 p.m. ET to make their way through downtown Dover and end at the track. Click here to find out more about the event.

Prior to Sunday’s AAA 400, country singer Colt Ford will perform a free pre-race concert on the Victory Plaza stage at 10:30 a.m. ET.

Throughout the weekend, fans can check out a number of events at the track, including driver Q-and-A sessions, autograph sessions and more – click here for the updated listing.

Key on-track times:

Thursday, Sept. 25 –
  • K&N Pro Series East practices – 2 and 3:50 p.m. ET

Friday, Sept. 26 –
  • Nationwide Series practice – 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. ET
  • Sprint Cup Series practice – 11 a.m.  ET
  • K&N Pro Series East qualifying – 12:30 p.m. ET
  • Sprint Cup Series qualifying – 3:40 p.m. ET
  • K&N Pro Series East Drive Sober 150 – 5 p.m. ET

Saturday, Sept. 27 –
  • Sprint Cup Series practice – 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. ET
  • Nationwide Series qualifying – 12:15 p.m. ET
  • Nationwide Series race – 3:30 p.m. ET

Sunday, Sept. 28 –
  • Sprint Cup Series AAA 400 – 2 p.m. ET

Find out more about the race and purchase tickets at