Following the season-opening spectacle that’s Daytona 500, NASCAR’s ‘true’ season begins now. Auto Membership Speedway kicks off a three-week stretch on the west coast in what’s going to be the ultimate race on the two-mile oval earlier than it’s reconfigured into a brief monitor.
Sadly, rain might be a problem throughout the weekend, and all on-track exercise was cancelled Saturday.
Trying again on final week, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. snapped a 199-race winless streak together with his Daytona 500 victory, and returned JTG Daugherty Racing to the winner’s circle for the primary time since Watkins Glen in August, 2014.
Joey Logano, who completed second within the 500, enters Fontana because the championship chief.
Kyle Larson is the defending winner of this race, passing Daniel Suarez late after which heading off Austin Dillon on the ultimate lap.
Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro NAPA Auto Elements
Photograph by: Jasen Vinlove / NKP / Motorsport Images
What’s the NASCAR at Auto Membership Speedway schedule?
(Schedule is tentative and topic to vary)
A significant storm is at present slamming the west coast, brining with it heavy rain, chilly temperatures, and even snow in some locations. NASCAR has been compelled to cancel follow and qualifying for each the Cup and Xfinity Sequence. This can put Christopher Bell (Cup) and Austin Hill (Xfinity) on pole for each races.
The sanctioning physique additionally tried, however did not get the Xfinity race in. That too was postponed till Sunday after the Cup race. Drivers Tyler Reddick, Austin Dillon, and Ross Chastain might be pulling double responsibility and operating each occasions.
Saturday, February 25
12:00 p.m. ET – NASCAR Xfinity Sequence follow – RAINED OUT
12:30 p.m. ET – NASCAR Xfinity Sequence qualifying – RAINED OUT
2:00 p.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Sequence follow – RAINED OUT
2:45 p.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Sequence qualifying – RAINED OUT
5:00 p.m. ET – NASCAR Xfinity Sequence race (150 laps) – POSTPONED
Sunday, February 26
3:30 p.m. ET – NASCAR Cup Sequence Pala On line casino 400 race (200 laps) – FOX
8:00 p.m. ET – NASCAR Xfinity Sequence race (150 laps) – FS2
How can I watch?
- Date: Sunday, February twenty sixth
- TV present begin time: 3:30 p.m. ET
- Phases/Laps: 65/65/70 (200 laps, 400 miles)
- TV channel: FOX | TSN 3/5 (Canada)
- Stay stream: FOX Sports activities streaming; fuboTV
- Radio: MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio
Photograph by: Matthew T. Thacker / NKP / Motorsport Images
Who’s racing at Auto Membership Speedway?
36 vehicles have entered the race, all with charters. Nobody will go house. J.J. Yeley is again behind the wheel of the No. 15 RWR entry, which earned a tenth-place end within the Daytona 500 with rookie Riley Herbst.