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NASCAR schedule for Food City Dirt Race

NASCAR is headed to Bristol this weekend. We break down the full schedule for the NASCAR Cup and Truck Series races this weekend.

Cole Custer, driver of the #41 Jacob Construction/HaasTooling Ford, Tyler Reddick, driver of the #8 3CHI Chevrolet, and Kyle Larson, driver of the #5 Chevrolet, race during the NASCAR Cup Series Food City Dirt Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on April 17, 2022 in Bristol, Tennessee. Photo by Logan Riely/Getty Images

NASCAR will be racing on dirt for its next races. The Cup Series will run the Food City Dirt Race with the Truck Series completing the Weather Guard Truck Race on Dirt. The Xfinity Series is off this week. The action gets started on Friday, April 7 with practice sessions, continues with qualifying and the truck race on Saturday and finishes with the cup series race on Easter Sunday.

The Cup Series will host two practices on Friday. The first will be at 6:35 p.m. ET with the second at 8:32 p.m. ET, both on FS1. There will be four qualifying races on Saturday. All four will air on FS2 and will occur every 15 minutes starting at 6 p.m. ET. The race Sunday will begin at 7 p.m. ET on Fox. Kyle Larson has the best odds of winning at DraftKings Sportsbook installed at +550. He is followed by Tyler Reddick (+600), Christopher Bell (+650), William Byron (+1000), Joey Logano (+1000) and Chase Briscoe (+1000).

The two Truck Series practices will be held at 5:35 p.m. ET and 8:02 p.m. ET on Friday, airing on FS1. The four qualifying races will start at 4:30 p.m. ET on FS2 and run every 15 minutes. The race is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. ET and air on FS1 after the Cup Series completes its practice sessions. Logano is pulling double duty and is tied with Ben Rhodes with the best odds of winning the truck race. They are followed by Byron (+700), Briscoe (+800) and Zane Smith (+900).

All times below are ET.

Friday, April 7

1:30 p.m. — Cup garage hours
3:00 p.m. — Truck garage hours
5:35 p.m. — Truck practice — FS1,
6:35 p.m. — Cup practice — FS1,
8:02 p.m. — Truck final practice — FS1,
8:32 p.m. — Cup final practice — FS1,

Saturday, April 8

10:30 a.m. — Cup garage hours
11 a.m. — Truck garage hours
4:30 p.m. — Truck qualifying race No. 1 — FS2,
4:45 p.m. — Truck qualifying race No. 2 — FS2,
5 p.m. — Truck qualifying race No. 3 — FS2,
5:15 p.m. — Truck qualifying race No. 4 — FS2,
6:00 p.m. — Cup qualifying race No. 1 — FS2,
6:15 p.m. — Cup qualifying race No. 1 — FS2,
6:30 p.m. — Cup qualifying race No. 1 — FS2,
6:45 p.m. — Cup qualifying race No. 1 — FS2,
8:00 p.m. — Weather Guard Truck Race on Dirt — FS1,

Sunday, April 9

3:00 p.m. — Cup garage hours
7:00 p.m. — Food City Dirt Race — Fox,