LOUDON, NH – Cup teams will practice and qualify, and Xfinity teams will race Saturday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Five Cup Drivers have scored their first pole this season, the most since there were six new pole winners in 2001. This season’s new cup poll winners are Austin Sindrick (Auto Club), Christopher Bell (Las Vegas), Cole Custer (Bristol Dirt). ), Chris Buscher (Dover) and Chase Briscoe (Gateway).
In the Xfinity Series, Chevrolet seeks its first Xfinity victory in New Hampshire since 2007. Atlanta champ Austin Hill enters the race with four consecutive top-10 finishes, the most currently. Riley Herbst has three consecutive Top 10s.
Here’s a look at today’s schedule:
Saturday, July 16
Forecast: The sky will be mostly cloudy. Maximum 84 degrees.
11:35 am – 1:30 pm – Cup practice/qualification (TV coverage begins at noon on the NBC Sports app, USA Network, PRN, SiriusXM)
2:30 PM – Xfinity Race (200 laps, 211.6 miles; USA Network, NBC Sports App, PRN, SiriusXM)
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NASCAR Saturday’s schedule in New Hampshire originally appeared on NBCSports.com