Texas entry lists for Cup All-Star Race, Xfinity, Trucks

The entry lists for this weekend’s Cup All-Star Race and Xfinity and Outdoor Camping World Truck Series occasions at Texas Motor Speedway have actually been launched.

Cup: NASCAR All-Star Race (8 p.m. ET Sunday on FS1)

The All-Star Race will include 6 rounds, amounting to 100 laps. Rounds 1-4 will be 15 laps each. Round 5 will be 30 laps. The last round will be 10 laps. The occasion likewise will include inversions prior to rounds 2-4. Just green flag laps will count in the race. The starting lineup will be set by a random draw.

Those qualified consist of chauffeurs who won a points occasion in either 2020 or 2021; chauffeurs who won a NASCAR All-Star Race and complete full-time; and chauffeurs who won a Cup champion and complete full-time. Seventeen chauffeurs are qualified.

NASCAR All-Star entry list

The NASCAR Open (6 p.m. ET on FS1) will run prior to the All-Star Race. The NASCAR Open will include 3 sectors. The very first 2 sectors will be 20 laps each. The last section will be 10 laps. The winner of each section advances to the All-Star Race. Likewise advancing is the winner of the fan vote amongst those chauffeurs staying who did not advance by winning a phase.

Twenty-two cars are entered. JTG Daugherty Racing’s No. 37 car with Ryan Preece is not entered. The team does not have a charter and is not required to start every series event. Austin Cindric is entered in the No. 33 for Team Penske.

NASCAR Open entry list

 

Xfinity: Alsco Uniforms 250 (4 p.m. ET Saturday on FS1)

Forty-two cars are entered.

Texas Xfinity entry list

Jordan Anderson is scheduled to drive for his team for the first time. Tyler Reddick drove the No. 31 car at Charlotte and Circuit of the Americas. Josh Berry drove the car at Mid-Ohio.

Kyle Busch is entered in the No. 54 for Joe Gibbs Racing. This is the second of five series starts Busch is allowed as a veteran Cup driver. He won the Xfinity race at Circuit of the Americas.

 

Trucks: Speedycash.com 220 (1 p.m. ET Saturday on FS1)

Thirty-six trucks are entered.

Texas Truck entry list

Chase Elliott will drive the No. 24 for GMS Racing. He ran three races for the team last year, winning at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He finished 20th at Atlanta and fourth at Homestead in his other series starts in 2020.

Josh Berry will make his second series start this year and third of his career. He’ll drive the No. 25 for Rackley W.A.R.

Ross Chastain will drive the No. 45 for Niece Motorsports. It will be Chastain’s third series start of the season.

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Texas entry lists for Cup All-Star Race, Xfinity, Trucks initially appeared on NBCSports.com

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.