Weekend Preview

Mich. Int'l Speedway

NASCAR returns to Michigan International Speedway this weekend for a Monster Energy-Camping World Truck Series doubleheader featuring Sunday's Pure Michigan 400. (Photo: Getty Images)


NASCAR returns to Michigan International Speedway this weekend for a Monster Energy-Camping World Truck Series doubleheader to top the motor sports calendar that includes the XFINITY Series, NASCAR K&N Pro Series West and sprint cars wrapping up the Knoxville Nationals in Iowa.

Motor Racing Network - "The Voice of NASCAR" will open its coverage from MIS on Friday with Monster Energy Series practice at 11:30 a.m. (ET). Qualifying will air at 5 p.m. to set the field for Sunday's Pure Michigan 400. Joey Logano won the pole last year and finished 10th in the race.

On Saturday, the network will air live coverage of both Monster Energy Series practice sessions at 8:30 and 11:30 a.m. followed by exclusive radio coverage of the LTi Printing 200 Camping World Truck Series race at 12:30 p.m. The MRN broadcast from Brooklyn, Mich., will be anchored by Kurt Becker and Dave Moody.

MRN's full Saturday slate will conclude with the Mid-Ohio Challenge XFINITY Series race, beginning at 3 p.m. (ET). Justin Marks is the defending winner. The MRN broadcast from the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will be anchored by Mike Bagley and Dan Hubbard.

Then on Sunday, it's live coverage of the Pure Michigan 400 Monster Energy Series headliner at 2 p.m. Kyle Larson is seeking his third straight Cup Series win on the two-mile Michigan oval. The MRN broadcast will be anchored by Joe Moore and Jeff Striegle.

You can hear all Motor Racing Network broadcasts from Michigan International Speedway and Mid-Ohio on your local affiliate or its website. All programming also will stream live on the MRN App and at - which will have complete coverage throughout the weekend with the latest news, results, stats, features, photos, video and post-race analysis.

Elsewhere, the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West will run the NAPA Auto Parts 150 Presented by Toyota on Saturday at Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, Wash.

And the premier event on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series schedule runs through Saturday night: the 57th annual 5-hour ENERGY Knoxville Nationals Presented by Casey's General Store. Action opened Wednesday night at Knoxville Raceway in Iowa.

Stay with throughout the weekend for all your racing news!

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