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Las Vegas viewer's guide

March 06, 2013,

How are you watching the races at Las Vegas? Find out how to get the latest from wherever you are using the table below



Even if you're not at the track, you can keep up with all the live action on TV and at (All times Eastern, unless noted.)

Watch practices and the race on TV:


Saturday, March 9:

Sprint Cup practice on SPEED, 12:40 p.m.

Final Sprint Cup practice on SPEED, 2:30 p.m.

Sunday, March 10:

Kobalt Tools 400 on FOX, 3 p.m.


Saturday, March 9:

Nationwide practice on SPEED 11 a.m.

Sam's Town 300 on ESPN2, 4:15 p.m.

Get inside the garage:

GarageCam will be live streaming here on Saturday, March 9 from the Sprint Cup garages at 2 p.m. ET.

Get inside the media center:

Press Pass will have live news conferences here all weekend.

Saturday, March 9:

NASCAR Nationwide Series Post Race | 6:45 p.m.
Sunday, March 10:
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Post Race | 6:15 p.m.

Want more?

Get lap-by-lap updates on during practice laps, qualifying and races.

Want to attend the races this weekend? Buy tickets to Kobalt Tools 400 and Sam's Town 300.

Know the track:

Check out our Las Vegas Motor Speedway track page to take a video tour of the track and explore the best fan views.

Want to meet a driver?

Here is a list of appearances. (List subject to change, all times local.)


Saturday, March 9:

Sam Hornish Jr. | Shell-Penzoil merchandise trailer, 9:10 a.m.

David Ragan, David Gilliland and Josh Wise | Riviera Hotel, 7 p.m.

Re-live the race:

Watch race highlights from your favorite driver and top moments shortly after the race using Race Replay delivered by FedEx Racing.

Get packing:

The weather in Las Vegas is:

Click for Las Vegas, Nevada Forecast

The 400-mile race at Las Vegas has been run since 1998. Winners of the Kobalt Tools 400 get a championship belt instead of a trophy.

Keep all eyes on the race:

With RaceView Premium and NASCAR RaceView Mobile '13, formerly RaceView 360, you can watch live, virtual 3-D video with in-car audio as well as national radio broadcasts, telemetry data and real-time stats.

Follow from anywhere:

NASCAR Mobile '13: This new app is free to download with an upcoming in-app subscription for premium content including live driver audio, live advanced leaderboards, and live alternate camera angles (when available).

Buddy system:

Watch live enhanced coverage with 10 HD cameras, a live chat and live standings for this week's Nationwide series races with RaceBuddy.


Don't forget to do your research and set your lineup.

Expert tip of the week:

The similarly-configured, 1.5-mile tracks dominate the schedule and it is important to get off to a strong start at Vegas. The dominant drivers this week will belong to big organizations with huge budgets and dark horses will come from their third and fourth teams. Get more tips from Dan Beaver's fantasy blog.

Last year's top three finishers:

1. Tony Stewart

2. Jimmie Johnson

3. Greg Biffle

See the complete results from last year's event here.


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