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Entry List: 1000Bulbs.com 500

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ second race in the Round of 12 takes place this weekend at Talladega Superspeedway.

A full field of 40 cars are currently entered for the 1000Bulbs.com 500, meaning all will qualify, barring any entry list changes.

Austin Theriault and Spencer Boyd will pilot Rick Ware Racing’s Nos. 51 and 52, respectively.

Brendan Gaughan will drive the No. 62 car for Beard Motorsports.

Joey Gase hops in Motorsports Business Management’s No. 66 for his ninth Cup Series start of the season.

Parker Kligerman will drive the No. 96 Toyota for Gaunt Brothers Racing.

Blake Jones returns for his fourth start in the Cup Series — and first of the season — in the No. 77 for Spire Motorsports.

Talladega Cup Entry List

The 1000Bulbs.com 500 will begin around 2 p.m. ET with television coverage from NBC.

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Joy joined Frontstretch in 2019 as a NASCAR DraftKings writer, expanding to news and iRacing coverage in 2020. She's currently an assistant editor while continuing to write daily fantasy and news articles. A California native, Joy was raised as a motorsports fan and started watching NASCAR extensively in 2001. She earned her B.A. degree in Liberal Studies at California State University Bakersfield in 2010.

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