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Whatever you require to know for Sunday’s Cup Collection race at Roadway America as well as 20th points-paying occasion of the period.

Where: Roadway America, a 4.048-mile road course in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin

Green flag time of race: 2:40 p.m. ET

Saturday at 12:35 p.m. ET on NBCSN|

Qualifying: Sunday at 11:05 a.m. ET on NBCSN|Team certifying

TV/Radio: NBC/NBC Sports Application, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Forecast: Primarily bright and also warm, with a high near 92. Warm index worths as high as 95. Southwest wind 10 to 15 miles per hour

Race Range: 62 laps, 250 miles

Phases: 14|29|62

Pit-road speed: 40 miles per hour

Care car speed: 45 mph

Honorary starter: Aaron Jones, Eco-friendly Bay Packers running back

Roadway America 101:

Entrance listing:

5 to watch

Right here are 5 huge plot we’ll be following at Road America.

1. Although Hendrick Motorsports stumbled a tad compared to their recent touch during the Pocono Raceway doubleheader, it’s extremely unlikely that all 4 vehicle drivers won’t be in the competing victory on Sunday. Chase Elliott is, but Kyle Larson is right there to pounce. Elliott and also Larson have ended up 1-2 the previous two road-course races, with Elliott winning at Circuit of The Americas, while Larson resisted his fellow colleague for the Sonoma Raceway win. Alex Bowman has leading 10s in all three road-course races up until now this season, while three of William Byron’s five surfaces outside the top 10 this season have actually come on road programs.

2. There are 4 Cup Series drivers in the area this weekend break that have actually won Xfinity Series races at Roadway America– AJ Allmendinger, Christopher Bell, Austin Cindric as well as Michael McDowell. Amongst those chauffeurs, Allmendinger and also Bell have seen one of the most success throughout Cup Series road-course races this period. Bell won at the Daytona Roadway Course, while Allmendinger finished 7th at Daytona RC and fifth at Circuit of The Americas. All 4 can be poised to take the show on Sunday. McDowell does have top 10s in 2 of the three road races this period.

3. With seven races to go in the normal season, three vehicle drivers have gained a considerable amount of factors over the last 4 races on the playoff cutline. Kurt Busch has obtained 86 points on the bubble over the last 4 races and also is 3 factors above the cutline, Daniel Suarez has actually acquired 54 factors as well as is 48 points back on the cutline. Bubba Wallace has gotten 41 factors over last 4 races and also is 54 factors below the bubble.

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Returning to Roadway America

As the Mug Collection goes back to Wisconsin, have a look back at history while discovering more about the track.

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Fast truths

Compelling, race-relevant statistics, offered you by the specialists at Racing Insights.

Sunday will be the initial Cup Series race at Road America given that 1956 when Tim Group won the race. There are 23,702 days in between Mug races at Roadway America, almost 65 years

Roadway America now owns the title for longest track on the circuit at 4.048 miles, in advance of Circuit of The Americas at 3.61 miles.

Chase Elliott and also Kyle Larson have completed 1-2 the previous 2 road-course races. Elliott has actually won 5 of the last 7 road-course occasions.

Kyle Larson has actually ended up in the leading 2 in seven of the previous eight points-paying races.

Hendrick Motorsports has won 6 of the past 7 races and also completed 1-2 in four races.

Martin Truex Jr. has just one top-10 surface since his Darlington Raceway victory, which was eight races ago. Truex has balanced a finish of 17.25 the past seven races.

Catch the pack

Review up on all the headlines from the week leading up to Sunday’s race.

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Matt DiBenedetto eyes Roadway America redemption, historical success for Timber Brothers Racing|

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Michael McDowell carries experience, fond memories in Road America return|

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Claim what?

Notable quotes from the stars of the sporting activity heading into Sunday’s race.

“I have actually raced there before in an Xfinity cars and truck in 2013. I remember it was a really enjoyable race track– an actually lengthy race course. I’m certainly thrilled to get back there this weekend break because it’s a truly cool area. Whether on the simulator or iRacing, it’s great to obtain visuals of altitude adjustments in advance.”– Kyle Larson, chauffeur of the No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet

“It behaves entering into the weekend break with some experience that Cup experts might not have because I have actually raced at Roadway America in the Xfinity Series. It makes me wish we weren’t having practice or qualifying so the Mug veterans can feel a bit of what I really felt heading right into the Sonoma race weekend without turning a lap there! No matter, this weekend break is going to be a fantastic chance for our team.” — Tyler Reddick, vehicle driver of the No. 8 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet

“I think a great deal of people are seeing exactly how narrow the track, that’s for certain. It’s extremely one-of-a-kind because aspect for supply autos, however you still have enough space to walk around and race too. I believe a whole lot of them have simulator laps as well as Kyle (Busch), I believe turned up right here and evaluated as well. They are globe class racecar motorists. They will certainly figure it out. Truthfully, they haven’t actually reached out to me, however I make certain they are going to be difficult to defeat whenever they obtain below.”– Christopher Bell, driver of the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota

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