Sonoma Raceway Friday NASCAR Schedule

This weekend, Sonoma Raceway will host the NASCAR Cup Series and Xfinity Series races. On Friday, both series will participate in a 50-minute practice session to prepare for qualifying on Saturday at the road course. The Xfinity Series will race on Saturday evening, while the Cup Series will take place on Sunday afternoon.

The weather forecast for Sonoma is mostly sunny with a high of 77 degrees and wind gusts of 10-15 mph. Last year, Joe Gibbs Racing claimed both the pole position and victory at Sonoma Raceway, so they will be looking to repeat their success this year.

The race schedule for the weekend is as follows: On Friday, ARCO Menards Series West teams will open the garage at 10:30 a.m., while Xfinity and Cup Series teams will have track activity from 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., including ARCO West practice and qualifying as well as Xfinity and Cup practice sessions. The ARCO West race will consist of 64 laps and 127 miles, taking place at 6:30 p.m., and be broadcast on FloRacing. Fans can catch Xfinity practice on FS1 and Cup practice on FS1, Performance Racing Network, and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.

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