|Charlotte Motor Speedway. Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/NASCAR via Getty Images|
Charlotte marks the fifth race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup, the halfway point of the playoffs.
The Camping World Truck Series is on a two-week break and will return to action Oct. 18 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. 10:
3 p.m. NSCS Practice, ESPN2
5:30 p.m. NSCS Practice, ESPN2
7 p.m. NNS Countdown, ESPN2
7:30 p.m. NNS: Drive for the Cure 300 presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, ESPN2. Green flag: 7:46 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 11:
5 p.m. NASCAR K&N Pro Series Race at Dover (re-air), FS2
6 p.m. NASCAR RaceDay, FS2
7 p.m. NSCS Countdown, ABC
7:30 p.m. NSCS: Bank of America 500, ABC. Green flag: 7:46 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 12:
3 a.m. NASCAR Victory Lane, FS1
3 a.m. NSCS: Bank of America 500 (re-air), ESPN2
9:30 a.m. NASCAR Victory Lane (re-air), FS1