Washed Out: Truck Series Final Practice Canceled
5:50 p.m. — Final practice for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series was cancelled after strong rains fell on much of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Drivers from the Truck Series will take part in an autograph session from 3:30-4:15 p.m. Friday at the Texas Motor Speedway Display just outside of Turn 4. U.S. Concrete Qualifying Day for the PPG 400 follows the autograph session at 4:45 p.m.
The PPG 400 will drop the green flag Friday night at 8 o’clock CT and can be seen live on FS1.
Eggleston Fastest In First Practice For NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
4:25 p.m. — Chris Eggleston laid down a speed of 180.886 mph (29.853 seconds) on his 17th trip around Texas Motor Speedway’s 1.5-mile oval on Thursday afternoon. It was the fastest lap in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series’ first of two practice sessions — the second of which is scheduled for 5:50 p.m. CT.
Noah Gragson, Johnny Sauter and Stewart Friesen also laid down sub-30 second laps, while Grant Enfinger rounded out the top-five quickest with a lap of 30.065 seconds.
The final practice session will run for 50 minutes. The lineup for Saturday night’s PPG 400 will be determined during U.S. Concrete Qualifying Day on Saturday at 4:45 p.m.
Four Questions With Stadium SUPER Trucks Driver Matt Brabham
11:30 a.m. — SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks points leader Matt Brabham spent Thursday morning giving rides to members of the media at Texas Motor Speedway. Following the two-seater rides, Brabham took the time to answer some questions about how he got started in SST, what’s it’s like to be behind the wheel of a SST, his family’s history in racing, and a touching tribute behind his sponsor this weekend.
The SST will hold a practice session on Friday night and race twice on Saturday — once at 5:45 p.m. and then 30 minutes after the checkered flag flies on the DXC Technology 600 Verizon IndyCar Series race.
8:00 a.m. — Thursday’s schedule:
|8 a.m.||VICS Haulers Enter|
|8 a.m. – 8 p.m.||USAC Racing|
|9 a.m. – 6 p.m.||Texas Motor Speedway Credential Office Open|
|10 a.m.||Reserved Infield Camping Open|
|Burnout Alley Load In Open|
|Speedway Children’s Charities Auction Opens Text SCC18 to 24700 for items|
|10:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.||VICS Credentials Open|
|10 a.m. – 7 p.m.||VICS Garage Open|
|11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.||NCWTS Haulers Enter|
|12:30 – 6 p.m.||NASCAR Credentials Open|
|1-7 p.m.||NCWTS Garage Open|
|3 p.m.||Gate 4 Open|
|3:05 – 3:55 p.m.||NCWTS 1st Practice|
|5 p.m.||Gates at Lil’ Texas Motor Speedway Open|
|5:05 – 5:55 p.m.||NCWTS Final Practice|
|7:30 p.m.||Legends Racing at Lil Texas Motor Speedway|