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This weekend is the final off weekend of the season for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series.  Labor Day weekend Cup heads to Darlington for the Bojangles Southern 500 and throwback weekend.

Cup throwback schemes that have been released are posted on the Darlington paint schemes page.

See more info and complete weekend details on the Darlington Race Page.

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Past news posted on the Jayski site:
News posted in the new system is added automatically here.
News posted on the site from 1998-2018 is linked to on the main news archives page.

Race Countdown

Next Race: Darlington

Bojangles’ Southern 500

Darlington Raceway
Sunday, September 1, 2019
Scheduled Green Flag (approx): 6:18pm/et
Laps/Stages: 267 laps total. Stages end on laps: 100/200/267

Friday, August 30, 2:05-2:55pm/et, TV-NBCSN;
Friday, August 30, 4:05-4:55pm/et, TV-NBCSN.

Saturday, August 31 at 2:05pm/et, TV-NBCSN.

• Darlington rules package is 550hp with aero ducts
Qualifying procedures
At-track inspection process
Weekend at-track schedule (pdf)
Race Page

Last Race: Bristol

Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race

Bristol Motor Speedway
Saturday, August 17, 2019
Penalty Report
Contingency Awards
Race Results
Driver Points
Owner Points
Cumulative Race Report
Penalty Report
To the rear: #54-Yeley (unapproved adjustments), #77-Sorenson (unapproved adjustments)
Starting Lineup
Qualifying Results
Qualifying Order
Practice 2 Speeds
Practice 1 Speeds
Crew Rosters
Latest / Final Entry List
Preliminary Entry List
Paint schemes
• Bristol rules package is 750hp without aero ducts.
Qualifying procedures
• Enhanced weekend schedule. Lineup not official until Saturday morning inspection.
At-track inspection process
Weekend at-track schedule (pdf)
Race Page

Playoff Standings
After Bristol
2 races until the playoffs begin
1) #18-Kyle Busch [4 wins] 932 pts (points leader)
2) #11-Denny Hamlin [4 wins]
3) #19-Martin Truex, Jr. [4 wins]
4) #2-Brad Keselowski [3 wins]
5) #22-Joey Logano [2 wins]
6) #4-Kevin Harvick [2 wins]
7) #9-Chase Elliott [2 win]
8) #1-Kurt Busch [1 win]
9) #88-Alex Bowman [1 win]
10) #12-Ryan Blaney, 686, +97 points in the playoffs
11) #42-Kyle Larson, 665, +76
12) #24-William Byron, 664, +75
13) #10-Aric Almirola, 654, +65
14) #20-Erik Jones, 646, +57
15) #6-Ryan Newman, 603, +14
16) #41-Daniel Suarez, 591, +2
currently outside the playoffs:
17) #14-Clint Bowyer, 589, -2 points out of the playoffs
18) #48-Jimmie Johnson, 565, -26
19) #21-Paul Menard, 520, -71
See the Points standings page for complete standings and playoff points and view Drivers Points Standings pdf.


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Born in AUGUST
23 Sheila Broestle, Ashlie Garone, Mike Janssen, Robert Larkins, Stan Meserve, Scott Miller, Steve Park, Ralph Sheheen, Shane Sieg, Kenny Wallace
24 Dennis Bickmeier, David Bonnett, Joe Hines, Lee McCall, Roger McCluskey
25 Casey Atwood, T.J. Bell, Kelly Bires, Sara Christian, Shane Hall, Claude Holiday, Randy Hutchison, Dub Simpson, David Smith, Sarah Catlin Waltrip
26, Ivan Baldwin, Ken Duan, Greg Engle, Ray Evernham, Adam Gravitt, James Hylton, Claire B Lang, Anthony Lazzaro, Daniel Rankin, Landon Rudd, Swede Savage, Mike Stolarcyk, Bill Weiman, Dorus Wisecarver, Wayne Woodward
27 Weldon Adams, Gloria Broadwater, Chris Brook, Richard Broome, Eddie Flemke, Mike Hillman, Billy Hodges, Chuck Rider, T. Wayne Robertson, Junior Spencer
28 Hoss Berry, Les Bomar, Patty Eversole, Kelley Earnhardt, Thomas Hatcher, Randy LaJoie, Bill McAnally, Bill Meazel, Brandon Miller, Buzz Woodward
29 Jim Brady, Charlie Cregar, John Fite, Butch Hirst, Bobby Keck, Geneva Key, Brad Noffsinger, Tim Peters, Cotton Priddy, Wendell Scott, Ken Stout, Paul Vanderlaan
30 Mark Allen, John Erickson, Sue Fiala, Gordon Gibbs, Mike Helton, Bruce McLaren, Volney Schulze, Jack Yardley
31 Angus Adamczyk, Pete Arnold, Jerry Baxter Jr., Erin Beam, Sara Eolin, Cal Johnson, Patti Jarrett Makar, Mike Morneau, Mike Nelson, Wayne Orme

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