NASCAR will Probably Be live Beneath the lights in the Richmond Raceway in Richmond, Virginia, for the Toyota Owners 400.
This is the 9th race of this season and Kyle Busch has a commanding lead at the top of the standings. Together with the defending champ of the race, and 3 wins on the season, Busch is the odds on favorite to win this Saturday night based on the vast majority of NASCAR websites.
The Richmond Raceway has been a part of NASCAR since the 1950s. It is one of the places to host races and it is a place where many of NASCAR’s legends were born. Lee Petty, Richard Petty’s father, won the race . Races at Richmond have run every year.
The track has an asphalt surface with a space of .75 miles. It’s a basic d-shape oval with a front stretch 4 turns, and a backstretch. Where it has traditionally been held for decades after being moved around on the calendar throughout the last few decades, the spring Richmond race returned into Saturday nights.
The Toyota Owners 400 breaks down as follows:
Total Miles: 300
Total Laps: 400
Phase 1: First 100 laps
Stage 2: Second 100 laps
Final Period: Staying 200 laps
The race starts at 7:30 PM ET plus it will broadcast on FOX.
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