Start time, lineup, TV schedule and more for Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500

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5 races, 5 various winners.

NASCAR continues its unexpected start to the 2021 Cup Series season as it heads to Hampton, Georgia. Of the 5 winners — Michael McDowell, Christopher Bell, William Byron, Kyle Larson and Martin Truex Jr. — just Truex, who won recently at Phoenix Raceway, has actually won a champion and even advanced to the last round of NASCAR’s playoffs.

So, what will race No. 6 bring?

Here’s all the details you require to prepare for Sunday’s Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway:

START TIME: 3 p.m. ET. Green flag is arranged for 3:19 p.m. ET.

TELEVISION: Fox. Pre-race broadcast starts at 2:30 p.m. ET.

RADIO: Peformance Racing Network and SiriusXM NASCAR Radio.

STREAMING: Fox Sports Go (need to have TELEVISION supplier) and FOX Sports app, YouTube TELEVISION (2-week complimentary trial), Hulu + Live TELEVISION (7-day complimentary trial), Sling TELEVISION (consumers who register can get $10 off their very first month), fuboTV (7-day complimentary trial).

RACE RANGE: 325 laps around the 1.5-mile Atlanta Motor Speedway for an overall of 500 miles.

PHASE LENGTHS (laps per phase): Phase 1: 105, Phase 2: 105, Phase 3: 115.

Kevin Harvick celebrates after winning the Folds of Honor Quik Trip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on June 7, 2020.

Kevin Harvick commemorates after winning the Folds of Honor Quik Journey 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway on June 7, 2020.

LAST TIME: Kevin Harvick controlled, leading 151 of 325 laps last June for his 3rd win at Atlanta. Harvick led the last 55 laps, fleing from the field and beating Kyle Busch by 3.527 seconds.

QUALIFYING: There was no on-track getting approved for the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500. Rather, the lineup was figured out by utilizing NASCAR’s brand-new competition-based formula:

  • 25 percent: Chauffeur’s ending up position from the previous race

  • 25 percent: Cars and truck owner’s ending up position from the previous race

  • 35 percent: Group owner points ranking

  • 15 percent: Fastest lap from the previous race

LINEUP: Denny Hamlin, who has 4 top-fives in 5 races this year, will begin on the pole Sunday with Truex, his Joe Gibbs Racing colleague, along with on the front row.

Here is the lineup for the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 (with cars and truck number in parentheses):

1. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota

2. (19) Martin Truex Jr, Toyota

3. (22) Joey Logano, Ford

4. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford

5. (9) Chase Elliott, Chevrolet

6. (5) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet

7. (4) Kevin Harvick, Ford

8. (20) Christopher Bell, Toyota

9. (24) William Byron, Chevrolet

10. (12) Ryan Blaney, Ford

11. (1) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet

12. (47) Ricky Stenhouse Jr, Chevrolet

13. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet

14. (48) Alex Bowman, Chevrolet

15. (23) Bubba Wallace, Toyota

16. (10) Aric Almirola, Ford

17. (17) Chris Buescher, Ford

18. (34) Michael McDowell, Ford

19. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota

20. (21) Matt DiBenedetto, Ford

21. (42) Ross Chastain, Chevrolet

22. (43) Erik Jones, Chevrolet

23. (37) Ryan Preece, Chevrolet

24. (14) Chase Briscoe, Ford

25. (99) Daniel Suarez, Chevrolet

26. (77) Justin Haley, Chevrolet

27. (41) Cole Custer, Ford

28. (6) Ryan Newman, Ford

29. (8) Tyler Reddick, Chevrolet

30. (7) Corey Lajoie, Chevrolet

31. (78) BJ McLeod, Ford

32. (38) Anthony Alfredo, Ford

33. (51) Cody Ware, Chevrolet

34. (15) James Davison, Chevrolet

35. (00) Quin Houff, Chevrolet

36. (53) Joey Gase, Ford

37. (52) Josh Bilicki, Ford

38. (66) Timmy Hill, Ford

39. (33) Austin Cindric, Ford

This post initially appeared on U.S.A. TODAY: NASCAR at Atlanta 2021: Start time, lineup, TELEVISION, streaming schedule

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.