The NASCAR Cup Series head back east to Talladega Superspeedway Sunday, Oct. 4. Denny Hamlin will lead the field to green in the YellaWood 500.
Hamlin snagged the Busch Pole Award after finishing third last week at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Race winner Kurt Busch starts second alongside Hamlin.
The lineup was formed using weighted categories: Owner points position (35%), driver’s finish (25%), team owner’s finish (25%) and fastest lap from previous race (15%).
The YellaWood 500 airs on Oct. 4 at 2 p.m. ET on NBC and MRN.