By Rebecca Kivak
NASCAR heads to Texas, where everything is bigger and better.
The Monster Energy Cup and XFINITY Series take on Texas Motor Speedway, the 1.5-mile intermediate track with "no limits." Who will be wearing the race winner's cowboy hat when all is said and done?
The Camping World Truck Series is on an extended break and will return May 12 at Kansas Speedway.
The following is a handy guide to track events and TV coverage at Texas. All times are in Eastern Standard Time.
Friday, April 7:
Noon Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice, FS1
1 p.m. XFINITY Series practice, FS1
5 p.m. XFINITY Series final practice, FS1
6 p.m. Monster Energy Cup Series Qualifying, FS1
Saturday, April 8:
5:30 a.m. XFINITY Series practice (re-air), FS1
7 a.m. XFINITY Series final practice (re-air), FS1
8 a.m. Monster Energy Cup Series Qualifying (re-air), FS1
9:30 a.m. Monster Energy Cup Series practice, FS1
10:30 a.m. XFINITY Series Qualifying, FS1
Noon Monster Energy Cup Series final practice, FS2
1 p.m. XFINITY Series Pre-Race, FOX
1:30 p.m. XFINITY Series My Bariatric Solutions 300, FOX
Sunday, April 9:
7 a.m. XFINITY Series My Bariatric Solutions 300 (re-air), FS1
11:30 a.m. NASCAR RaceDay, FS1
1:30 p.m. Monster Energy Cup Series O'Reilly Auto Parts 500, FOX
6:30 p.m. NASCAR Victory Lane, FS1