54th Annual AdvoCare 500 Fast Facts & Entry List
Date: Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Atlanta Motor Speedway, Hampton, Ga., 1.54-mile quad-oval with 24-degree banking in turns
Sanctioning Body: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR),
Daytona Beach, Fla.
Series: NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Length: 325 laps, 500 miles
2012 Winner: Denny Hamlin (3 hours, 32 minutes, 45 seconds by 0.378 seconds)
2012 Pole: Tony Stewart (29.787 seconds; 186.121 mph)
Qualifying: The better of two laps will determine a driver's official qualifying speed for the AdvoCare 500. NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Qualifying begins at 6:40 p.m. (EST) on Friday, Aug. 30. The Performance Racing Network (PRN) will provide qualifying updates beginning at 6:20 p.m. The Performance Racing Network (PRN) will also provide qualifying coverage online at goprn.com beginning at 6:30 p.m. Cable channel Fox Sports 1 will begin coverage with a same day delay broadcast at 7:00 p.m.
Radio/TV: ESPN will televise the AdvoCare 500 live beginning at 7:30 p.m. with pre-race coverage beginning at 6:30 p.m. The Performance Racing Network (PRN) will also broadcast the race live to its affiliate stations beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets: Tickets for the AdvoCare 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race start at $39 and can be ordered by calling the Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office at (770) 946-4211 or online at www.atlantamotorspeedway.com
Information from Atlanta Motor Speedway