The NASCAR Cup Series shifts from the annual throwback weekend at Darlington to the 1-mile concrete track of Dover International Speedway, the series’ only stop at the speedway in 2021.
Thirty-seven cars are entered for 40 spots for a date with the Monster Mile; barring any changes, all drivers will make the race.
James Davison will be back in the No. 15 Rick Ware Racing Chevrolet for his eighth start of the season.
Garrett Smithley will make his seventh start of the season for Rick Ware Racing as well, driving the No. 53 Chevrolet.
The 52nd annual Drydene 400 is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. ET on Fox Sports 1 on Sunday, May 16. It will mark the 13th race of the Cup season.
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Luken Glover arrived on the Frontstretch scene in 2020. He has been an avid NASCAR fan for the majority of his life, following in the footsteps of his grandfather, who used to help former team owner Junie Donlavey in his garage. Glover covers news for the site and took over "The Underdog House" column in 2021. In addition to being a college junior, his hobbies include volunteering at church, playing basketball and tennis, racing go-karts, and helping at his high school alma mater.
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