The NASCAR Cup Series heads to Richmond Raceway this Saturday night, Sept. 11, for race two of the Round of 16 in the 2021 playoffs.
The 0.75-mile short track will host to a 400-lap event that will feature 37 Cup Series entries. With no qualifying, all teams are automatically guaranteed an entry.
JJ Yeley marks the only change on the entry list from last Sunday’s (Sept. 5) Cook Out Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway. He returns to the seat of the No. 53 Rick Ware Racing Chevrolet.
The event will be broadcast live Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. ET. on NBC Sports Network.
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Dalton Hopkins began writing for Frontstretch in April 2021 after a staff writing position with IMSA. A race fan since he was three years old, he began freelance writing in 2018 and graduated with a B.S. in Communications from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in 2019. Simultaneously, he also serves as a First Lieutenant in the US Army.