For the Toyota Owners 400, NASCAR will be live under the lights on Saturday, April 13th.
This is actually the 9th race of this season and Kyle Busch has a commanding lead at the peak of the standings. With 3 wins on the season, and the defending champ of the race, Busch is the odds on favorite to win this Saturday night based on the majority of websites.
The Richmond Raceway has been a part of NASCAR since the early 1950s. It is one of the places to host NASCAR races and it’s a place where many of NASCAR’s legends have been created. Richard Petty’s father, lee Petty, won the first race here. Races at Richmond have run every year.
The track has an asphalt surface using a distance of .75 miles. It’s a basic d-shape oval with 4 turns, stretch, and a backstretch. Where it has traditionally been held for decades after being transferred around on the calendar throughout the last couple of years, the spring Richmond race returned to Saturday nights.
The Toyota Owners follows:
Total Miles: 300
Phase 1: First 100 laps
Stage 2: Secondly 100 laps
Last Stage: Remaining 200 laps
The race starts at 7:30 PM ET plus it will broadcast on FOX.
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