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Dover viewer's guide

May 30, 2013, Staff report,

How are you watching the races at Dover International Speedway? Find out how to get the latest from wherever you are.



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 races on TV:


Friday, May 31:

Practice, 11 a.m. on SPEED

Qualifying, 3 p.m. on SPEED

Saturday, June 1:
, 10 a.m. on SPEED

Final practice, 1 p.m. on SPEED

Sunday, June 2:

FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks, 1 p.m. on FOX


Friday, May 31:

Practice, 12:30 p.m. on SPEED

Saturday, June 1:

Qualifying, 11 a.m. on ESPN2

5-Hour Energy 200, 2:30 p.m. on ESPN


Thursday, May 30:

Practice, 2:30 p.m.

Final practice, 4:15 p.m.

Friday, May 31:

Qualifying, 10 a.m. on SPEED

Lucas Oil 200, 5 p.m. on SPEED

Get inside the garage:

GarageCam presented by Miller Lite will be streaming live from Dover International Speedway on Friday, May 31 from the Sprint Cup garage at 10:30 a.m. and the Nationwide garage at 12:10 p.m.

Keep an eye on the media center:

Press Pass will have live news conferences throughout race weekend.

Friday, May 31

Matt Kenseth | 10 a.m.

Kevin Harvick | 10:20 a.m.

Martin Truex Jr. | 12:45 p.m.

Denny Hamlin | 1 p.m.

Jeff Gordon | 1:15 p.m.

Sprint Cup post-qualifying news conferences | 4:20 p.m.

Truck Series post-race news conferences | 7:15 p.m.

Saturday, June 1:

Autism Awareness press conference | 9:15 a.m.

Nationwide Series post-race news conferences | 4:45 p.m.

Saturday, June 2:

Sprint Cup post-race news conferences | 4:30 p.m.

Want to attend the races this weekend? Buy tickets to the FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks, 5-Hour Energy 200 and Lucas Oil 200 here.

Know the track:

Check out our Dover International Speedway track page to learn the history of the track and explore the best fan views. You can also use our weekly paint scheme preview to easily spot your favorite driver's car.

Want to meet a driver?

Here is a list of driver appearances taking place at the track this weekend. (All times local; list subject to change.)

Friday, May 31:

Richard Petty, Marcos Ambrose and Aric Almirola autograph session | 9:45 a.m. in front of the Monster Monument for the first 100 fans.

James Buescher, Darrell Wallace Jr., Brendan Gaughan, Joey Coulter, Miguel Paludo and Jeb Burton autograph session | 1:30 p.m. at the Lucas Oil display.

Saturday, June 1:

Clint Bowyer and Michael Waltrip Q-and-A | 8:30 a.m. at the start/finish line. Must have Saturday race ticket; enter at Gate 18.

NASCAR Unites Track Walk kick-off Q-and-A with Brad Keselowski | 5:30 p.m. in Victory Plaza.

Sunday, June 2

Delaware Food Bank benefit with Jeff Gordon Q-and-A | 8 a.m. in the Fan Zone, Q-and-A access for the first 300 volunteers

Michael Waltrip Q-and-A | 9:20 a.m. at the AAA Experience display

Clint Bowyer Q-and-A | 9:35 a.m. at the AAA Experience display

Michael Waltrip Q-and-A | 9:35 a.m. at the 5-hour Energy Zone

Get packing:

The weather in Dover is:

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Re-live the race:

Watch race highlights from your favorite driver and top moments from the track shortly after the race ends with Race RePlay.

Dover International Speedway is a one-mile concrete track with 24-degree banking in the turns, with fast racing that has earned it the nickname "Monster Mile."

Keep all eyes on the race:

With RaceView Premium and NASCAR RaceView Mobile '13, 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: NASCAR's official app is free with an in-app subscription for premium content including live driver audio, live advanced leaderboards and live alternate camera angles.


Be sure to set your lineup before the Sprint Cup race goes green at Dover this week.

Expert tip of the week:

Accidents and blown engines decimated last week’s roster for many players and Dover will not be any kinder. Lightning is not supposed to strike the same place twice, so Jimmie Johnson, Matt Kenseth and Kyle Busch will be good values again. Get more tips from Dan Beaver's fantasy blog each week.

Keep up with the latest:

Use our weekly Driver Reports for a quick breakdown of how each driver is looking. Also each week, our writers vote on which drivers are making moves. Read the resulting driver Power Rankings to help power up your lineup.

Have a second screen:

Get lap-by-lap updates on during practice laps, qualifying and races. You can also use our Minute-by-Minute blog to keep up with what's happening at the track.

Last year's top five at Dover were:

1. Jimmie Johnson

2. Kevin Harvick

3. Matt Kenseth

4. Dale Earnhardt Jr.

5. Clint Bowyer

See the complete results here.


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