UPDATE: The green flag drops for NASCAR at MIS this weekend

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BROOKLYN, MI (WILX) - Michigan International Speedway (MIS), the Brooklyn-based racetrack will host three races this weekend.

The first will run Friday evening.

The races will include: the ARCA Menards series VizCom 200 on Friday night, NASCAR's Xfinity Series LTi Printing 250 on Saturday afternoon, and on Sunday afternoon MIS hosts the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series FireKeepers Casino 400.

Kyle Busch cruised to his fourth Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season in Sunday’s Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania.

Busch led a race-high 79 of 160 laps.

He also leads the points standing for the series championship.

He comes to Michigan as a pre-race favorite for Sunday's FireKeepers Casino 400.

Last year's winner was Clint Boyer is currently running tenth in the series championship.

Tickets are still available for this weekend's action.

You can acquire tickets by going to the Michigan International Speedway website.

There are also tickets that can still be purchased on the discount marketplaces such as Stubhub.

This is the first of two weekends this summer that NASCAR visits MIS for races.

NASCAR's truck series does not come to the speedway until Saturday, August 10.

As always, the speedway will allow fans to camp on the speedway's infield with RVs, tents, pop-ups, and motor coaches.

To get more information on camping out at the race track go to the Find Your Campground page on the MIS website.

Michigan International Speedway has a 50-year history of hosting all types of racing.

The track is an 18 degree banked track with 73-foot wide sweeping turns.

The speedway provides drivers with three and four grooves to run around the two-mile long course.

The track is nestled on more than 1,400 acres in southeastern Michigan.

When originally constructed over 2.5 million yards of dirt were moved to form the D-shaped oval.

The track was designed by Charles Moneypenny, who previously designed the 2.5-mile Daytona International Speedway.

And even if racing isn't your thing, but music is, MIS will still be the place to be this weekend.

The band Loverboy will be in concert on Saturday night starting at 7 p.m.

It is all part of the speedway activities for this weekend.

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