2004 GOLDEN CORRAL 500

Schedule of Events

Thursday, March 11th

 11:30am                                   NCTS Haulers Enter & Registration Opens

   1:00pm                                   NCTS Garage Opens & Inspection Begins

   5:00pm                                   NCTS Garage & Registration Closes

 

Friday, March 12th

  5:45am                                    NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Haulers Enter

  6:30am                                    NNCS Registration Opens

  7:00am                                    NNCS & NCTS Garage & Registration Opens

  7:30am                                    Track Services Meeting (Old Scoring Stand)

  8:00am                                    Gates Open

  8:00am                                    NCTS All Drivers Meeting

  8:00am                                    NCTS Spotter Meeting & Drawing for Qualifying

  9:00am- 11:15am                     NCTS Practice

10:20am                                    NNCS Rookie & Spotter Meeting & Drawing for Qualifying

10:50am                                    ** HOT PASS IN EFFECT **

11:20am-   1:20pm                     NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Practice

  1:30pm                                    NCTS Qualifying (All Positions 2 laps)

  2:40pm                                    ** HOT PASS IN EFFECT **

  3:10pm                                    GEORGIA POWER QUALIFYING (All Positions 2 laps)

                                                Followed by 1 hour NCTS final practice time permitting

  5:30pm                                    NNCS Garage & Registration Closes

  7:00pm                                    NCTS Garage & Registration Closes

 

Saturday, March 13th

  7:30am                                    NNCS & NCTS Garage & Registration Opens

  8:00am                                    Gates Open

  8:00am                                    Track Services Meeting (Old Scoring Stand)

  9:00am                                    ** HOT PASS IN EFFECT **

  9:30am- 10:15am                     NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Practice

10:45am                                    NCTS Driver/ Crew Chief Meeting

11:10am- 11:55am                     NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Final Practice

12:30pm                                    NCTS Driver Introductions

  1:00pm                                    START of EasyCare Vehicle Service Contracts 200 (130 laps)  

  2:00pm                                    NCTS Registration Closes

  3:00pm                                    NNCS Garage & Registration Closes

  4:00pm-   6:00pm                     Legends, Bandolero and Roadster Races

   

Sunday, March 14th

  7:00am                                    NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Garage & Registration Opens

  8:00am                                    Gates Open

  9:30am                                    Track Services Meeting (Old Scoring Stand)

11:00am                                    NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Drivers & Crew Chiefs Meeting

12:00pm                                    ** HOT PASS IN EFFECT ** Until 1 hour following race

12:30pm                                    NASCAR Nextel Cup Series Driver Introductions

  1:00pm                                    START of Golden Corral 500 (325 laps)

  2:00pm                                    NNCS Registration Closes