(DARLINGTON, SC) - The teams and drivers of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series are at Darlington Speedway this weekend for Saturday night's Southern 500.
Two practice sessions are scheduled for today with qualifying set to begin at five o'clock eastern time this afternoon.
The race is scheduled for 7:30 eastern on Saturday night.
Kevin Harvick enters the weekend as the Sprint Cup points leader.
Harvick owns a ten-point lead over four-time defending champion Jimmie Johnson.
Mark Martin is the defending race winner.
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