|Dover International Speedway. Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images|
The excitement kicks up in the Chase as we come to the first elimination race at Dover International Speedway. Twelve out of 16 drivers will advance to the Contender round.
The Sprint Cup Series is joined the XFINITY Series at Dover. The Camping World Truck Series runs a standalone event at Las Vegas.
The following is a handy guide to track events and television coverage at Dover and Las Vegas. All times are in Eastern Standard Time.
Friday, Oct. 2:
*Note: Track activity at Dover canceled due to rain.
11 a.m. Sprint Cup Series practice, NBCSN
12:30 p.m. NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour: New Hampshire Motor Speedway (re-air), NBCSN
1:30 p.m. XFINITY Series final practice, NBCSN
3:30 p.m. Sprint Cup Series Qualifying, NBCSN
Saturday, Oct. 3:
11 a.m. Sprint Cup Series practice, CNBC
Noon Camping World Truck Series final practice, FS2
12:30 p.m. XFINITY Series Qualifying, NBCSN
2 p.m. Sprint Cup Series final practice, NBCSN
3 p.m. XFINITY Series Countdown to Green, NBCSN
3:30 p.m. XFINITY Series: Hisense 200, NBCSN
7 p.m. Camping World Truck Series Qualifying, FS2
10 p.m. Camping World Truck Series: Rhino Linings 350, FS1
Sunday, Oct. 4:
11:30 a.m. NASCAR Race Day, FS1
2 p.m. Sprint Cup Series: Countdown to Green, NBCSN
2:30 p.m. Sprint Cup Series: AAA 400, NBCSN
6 p.m. Sprint Cup Series Post-Race Show, NBCSN
6:30 p.m. NASCAR Victory Lap, NBCSN
11:30 p.m. NASCAR Victory Lap, NBCSN
12:30 a.m. (Monday) NASCAR Victory Lane, FS1