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NASCAR Saturday schedule at Las Vegas

A.J. Allmendinger clinches his fifth pole of the season ahead of Saturday's Alsco Uniforms 302 in Las Vegas.

Cup drivers will practice and qualify before the Xfinity Series races to open its Round of 8 Saturday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

The Xfinity race is scheduled for 3 p.m. ET on NBC and Peacock. It is the first chance for a playoff driver to secure a spot in next month’s championship race at Phoenix.

Las Vegas Motor Speedway (Cup and Xfinity)

Weekend weather

Saturday: Sunny. High of 89.

Saturday, Oct. 15

(All times Eastern)

Garage open

  • 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. -- Cup Series
  • Noon -- Xfinity Series

Track activity

  • 12:05 - 12:50 p.m. -- Cup practice (NBC Sports App, USA Network coverage begins at 12:30 p.m.)
  • 12:50 - 2 p.m. -- Cup qualifying (USA Network)
  • 3 p.m. -- Xfinity race (201 laps, 301 miles; NBC, Peacock, Performance Racing Network, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)