We’ve reached the end of July and have reached the homestretch of the NASCAR regular season. There are only five races left before the 10-race, Cup Series playoff begins, and 14 drivers have already won a race, leaving only two post-season berths for winless drivers as the bubble gets smaller and smaller. Is.
Sunday’s race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway offers the winner the opportunity to kiss the famous bricks, but also give the ace of the road course a chance to win. Cup drivers will hit the IMS road course for just the second time in series history, and last year’s event caused much chaos before one such ace — AJ Allmender, a full-time NASCAR Xfinity Series driver — claimed victory in double overtime. .
Kurt Busch will miss his second consecutive race while recovering from a crash during qualifying at Pocono Raceway last weekend. Ty Gibbs would once again fill in the number 45 Toyota for the 2004 Cup champions.
Here’s all the information you need to get ready for Sunday’s Verizon 200 at the Brickyard On Road Course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway:
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What time does the NASCAR Cup race start in Indianapolis?
The Verizon 200 at the Brickyard begins at 2:30 p.m. ET on the road course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Which TV channel is the Cup Race in Indianapolis on?
NBC is airing the Verizon 200 at the Brickyard and its pre-race show begins at 2 p.m. ET.
Will there be a live stream of the Cup Race in Indianapolis?
The Verizon 200 at the Brickyard can be streamed live on the NBC Sports website (for those with a cable/satellite provider) and the NBC Sports app. The race can be streamed on FuboTV as well as other options.
How many laps is the Cup Race in Indianapolis?
The Verizon 200 at the Brickyard is 82 laps around a 2.439-mile road course for a total of 199.998 miles. The race will have three sections (laps per stage) – Stage 1: 15 laps, Stage 2: 20 laps, Stage 3: 47 laps.
Who won the most recent cup race in Indianapolis?
AJ Allmender led only two laps – both in double overtime – taking the lead when Denny Hamlin and Chase Briscoe resumed. Allmender defeated Ryan Blaney by 0.929 s to win the first race of the Cup Series on the road course.
What’s the lineup for the Verizon 200 at the Brickyard?
(car number in brackets)
1. (8) Tyler Reddick, Chevrolet
2. (2) Austin Syndrick, Ford
3. (14) Chase Brisco, Ford
4. (20) Christopher Bell, Toyota
5. (22) Joy Logano, Ford
6. (12) Ryan Blaney, Ford
7. (34) Michael McDowell, Ford
8. (9) Chase Elliott, Chevrolet
9. (38) Todd Gilliland, Ford
10. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota
11. (99) Daniel Suarez, Chevrolet
12. (6) Brad Keselowski, Ford
13. (21) Harrison Burton, Ford
14. (10) Eric Almirola, Ford
15. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota
16. (17) Chris Busher, Ford
17. (31) Justin Haley, Chevrolet
18. (4) Kevin Harwick, Ford
19. (23) Bubba Wallace, Toyota
20. (16) AJ Allmender, Chevrolet
21. (1) Ross Chastain, Chevrolet
22. (5) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet
23. (24) William Byron, Chevrolet
24. (41) Cole Custer, Ford
25. (19) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota
26. (45) Ty Gibbs, Toyota
27. (15) Joy Hand, Ford
28. (48) Alex Bowman, Chevrolet
29. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet
30. (42) Ty Dillon, Chevrolet
31. (7) Corey Lajoie, Chevrolet
32. (77) Josh Bilicki, Chevrolet
33. (51) Cody Ware, Ford
34. (27) Loris Heisman, Ford
35. (43) Eric Jones, Chevrolet
36. (26) Daniil Kvyat, Toyota
37. (78) Josh Williams, Ford
38. (47) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Chevrolet
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