Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 2017 Richmond Race info page
2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series information about the Richmond race
Richmond Race Information.
The Entry List for the Toyota Owners 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway is posted, 38 teams/drivers [for 40 spots] are listed.
36 teams with Charters are guaranteed to make the field. The rest need to make the field via qualifying / qualifying races / rules book (owners attempts/points). Some of the drivers entered include: #15-Sorenson, #23-Gaulding, #33-JEarnhardt, #51-Hill*, #83-LaJoie*
#55-Cope* is not entered.
Since only 38 cars are entered, all drivers will make the race.
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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series 2017 Bristol Race info page
#48-Jimmie Johnson won the rain delayed Food City 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway for his 2nd win of the season, 2nd win at Bristol and 82nd of his career
Bristol Race Information.
Jimmie Johnson wins rain delayed race at Bristol: #48-Jimmie Johnson won the rain delayed (was supposed to run Sunday) Food City 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway for his 2nd win of the season, 2nd win at Bristol and 82nd career win. It is the 11th win at Bristol by a Hendrick Motorsports driver. Johnson led 81 of the 500 laps.
#14-Bowyer finished 2nd (his best finish since a 2nd at Richmond in April 2013) followed by #4-Harvick, #20-Kenseth, #22-Logano, #42-Larson (led the most laps 202), #24-Elliott, #78-Truex Jr., #17-Stenhouse Jr. and #11-Hamlin.
#88-Earnhardt Jr. had a oil cooler break and caused him to wreck. #18-Busch had tire issues and hit the wall.
There were 14 lead changes among 7 drivers and 9 cautions for 76 yellow flag laps and a 5:10 red flag.
The average speed of the race was: 86.674mph.
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Jayski: Team Penske's final appeal moved to April 26th
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Jayski: Monday Bristol NASCAR Notebook
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Sunday, April 30, 2017; green flag scheduled for 2:14pm/et
38 drivers/cars entered
Friday, April 28 at 11:30am/et, TV=FS1
Friday, April 28 at 4:45pm/et, TV=FS1
Saturday, April 29 at 9:00am/et, TV=FS1
Saturday, April 29 at 11:30am/et, TV=FS1
The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup heads to Richmond International Raceway on Sunday, April 30. Get all the information and updates here
POSTPONED to Monday, April 24. Green flag approx: 1:07pm/et
39 drivers/teams are entered.
Cancelled due to rain, lineup set by owners points
To the back: #37-Buescher (backup car)
Two pit roads, one on frontstretch and one on backstretch
#18-Busch fastest 128.865mph
Fastest: #18-Busch 128.563mph
Johnson wins rain delayed race at Bristol. Bowyer finishes second.
Larson leads Elliott by 27 points.
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