Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500
Sunday, October 17, 2021
Texas Motor Speedway
TV: NBC - Radio: PRN, Sirius XM NASCAR
Pit Stall Selections: The selections of pit stalls for the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway have been made.
Pole sitter #5-Larson chose pit stall 1.
Outside pole sitter #11-Hamlin took the 14th stall, with an opening in front of it.
See all pit choices on Pit Stall chart.(10-14-2021)
#5-Kyle Larson will start from the pole for the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway.
#11-Hamlin will start second, followed by #18-Busch, #12-Blaney, #22-Logano, #9-Elliott, #2-Keselowski, #19-Truex, Jr., #8-Reddick, and #17-Buescher.
The lineup was set by the qualifying metrics, based on race finish, points position, and fastest race lap.
See the complete starting order on the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 Starting Lineup page.(10-13-2021)
The Entry List for the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway is posted, 39 teams/drivers [for 40 spots] are listed.
Some of the drivers entered include: #13-Hill, #15-Smithley, #53-Gase, #66-Starr.
See the full entry list on the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 Entry List page.
There will not be practice or qualifying at Texas.
Weekend on-track schedule
Saturday, October 16
3:00 PM NCS ROOKIE MEETING (VIRTUAL)
3:30 PM NCS DRIVER / CREW CHIEF MEETING (VIRTUAL)
7:30 PM-9:30 PM NCS HAULERS ENTER (EQUIPMENT UNLOADING)
Sunday, October 17
6:00 AM NCS GARAGE OPEN
7:00 AM NCS VIP GARAGE ACCESS PERMITTED
11:30 AM NCS GRID ACCESS OPEN TO PROPERLY CREDENTIALED GUESTS
12:30 PM NCS DRIVERS REPORT TO VEHICLES (GRID LOCATION)
12:35 PM NCS DRIVER INTRODUCTIONS (DRIVERS STANDING BY CARS)
1:00 PM (2:00 PM/ET) NCS RACE (STAGES 105/210/334 LAPS = 501 MILES)
5:30 PM Approx NCS HAULERS EXIT