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NASCAR schedule for Indianapolis Motor Speedway

NASCAR is headed to the Brickyard as the chase for playoff positioning heats up. We break down the full schedule in Indianapolis for the Cup Series and Xfinity Series.

A general view of pit road during the NASCAR Xfinity Series Pennzoil 150 at the Brickyard at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on July 04, 2020 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images

NASCAR is headed to the Brickyard this weekend. The Cup and Xfinity Series will each hold their races this weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as we come down the home stretch to their respective playoffs.

The Cup Series is running the Verizon 200 at the Brickyard on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET on NBC. Practice for the event will take place on Saturday and qualifying will take place on Sunday morning. The qualifying is notable as this is one of only eight tracks where NASCAR is running qualifying.

The Xfinity Series is running the Pennzoil 150 at the Brickyard on Saturday at 4 p.m. ET on NBC Sports Network. Practice for the event will take place on Friday and qualifying will take place on Saturday morning.

The Truck Series concluded its regular season and returns to action on August 20th with the start of its 10-driver playoff.

All times below are ET.

Friday, August 13

5:30 p.m.: Xfinity Series practice — NBC Sports Network, NBCSports.com/live

Saturday, August 14

10:05 a.m.: Xfinity Series qualifying — Track Pass, NBCSports.com/live
11:05 a.m.: Cup Series practice — Track Pass, NBCSports.com/live
4 p.m.: Xfinity Series race — NBC Sports Network, NBCSports.com/live
6:15 p.m.: Press Pass (post-Xfinity race), Live Stream

Sunday, August 15

9 a.m.: Cup Series qualifying — CNBC, NBCSports.com/live
1 p.m.: Cup Series race — NBC, NBCSports.com/live
4 p.m.: Press Pass (post-Cup race), Live Stream