For the Toyota Owners 400, NASCAR will be live under the lights on Saturday, April 13th.
This is actually the race of this season and Kyle Busch has a commanding lead at the top of the standings. Together with the champ of this race, as well as 3 wins on the season, Busch is the odds on favorite to win based on the vast majority of websites.
The Richmond Raceway has been a part of NASCAR since the 1950s. It is one of the venues to host NASCAR races and it is a place where many of the legends of NASCAR have been created. Lee Petty, Richard Petty’s father, won the first race here in 1953. NASCAR has run races in Richmond every year since 1959.
The track comes with an asphalt surface with a distance of .75 miles. It’s a basic d-shape oblong with 4 turns, a stretch, and a backstretch. The spring Richmond race returned to Saturday nights where it has traditionally been held for decades, after being moved around on the calendar over the last few decades.
The Toyota Owners follows:
Total Miles: 300
Total Laps: 400
Stage 1: First 100 laps
Stage 2: Secondly 100 laps
Final Stage: Staying 200 laps
The race starts at 7:30 PM ET and it will broadcast on FOX.
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