AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway Notes & Entry List

Dan Benton Friday, Nov 01 1514

Race number 34 of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season, and Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race number 8, will be the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. There are 43 cars on the entry list which means all of the teams will make Sunday's race.

Event Schedule: AAA Texas 500

Friday: 12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m. ET Practice on Fox Sports 1, 4:40 p.m. ET Qualifying on ESPN2

Saturday: 11 a.m. - 11:55 a.m. ET Practice on Fox Sports 2, 2 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. ET Final Practice on Fox Sports 2

Sunday: 3 p.m. ET Race on ESPN

Track & Race Information: Texas Motor Speedway

1.5 mile quad-oval - 334 laps, 501 miles

Grandstand Seating - 122,377

First Sprint Cup Series Race - 1997, 25 Total Races

Most Wins - Carl Edwards (3)

Last Two Winners - Kyle Busch (April 2013) - Jimmie Johnson (November 2012)

Entry List: OPR = Owner Points Rank BOLD = Chase

Car # Driver Sponsor Manufacturer Team OPR
1 Jamie McMurray McDonald's Chevrolet EGR 14
2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Ford Penske 15
5 Kasey Kahne Time Warner Cable Chevrolet Hendrick 13
7 Dave Blaney Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevrolet TBR 32
9 Marcos Ambrose MAC Tools Ford RPM 22
10 Danica Patrick GoDaddy Chevrolet SHR 29
11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Office Toyota JGR 25
13 Casey Mears GEICO Ford Germain 26
14 Mark Martin Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet Chevrolet 18
15 Clint Bowyer Sour Apple Extra Strength 5-Hour Energy Toyota MWR 6
16 Greg Biffle 3M Hire Our Heros Ford RFR 8
17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Ford Ecoboost Ford RFR 21
18 Kyle Busch Snickers Toyota JGR 5
20 Matt Kenseth Home Depot "Let's Do This" Toyota JGR 1
21 Trevor Bayne Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Ford Wood Brothers 41
22 Joey Logano AAA Ford Penske 11
24 Jeff Gordon Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet Hendrick 3
27 Paul Menard Quaker State / Menards Chevrolet RCR 17
29 Kevin Harvick Budweiser Chevrolet RCR 4
30 Parker Kligerman Swan Energy Toyota Swan 34
31 Jeff Burton Caterpillar Chevrolet RCR 20
32 Timmy Hill U.S. Chrome Ford FAS Lane 37
33 Austin Dillon Boot Barn Chevrolet RCR 38
34 David Ragan Ford Front Row 27
35 Josh Wise MDS Transport Ford Front Row 39
36 JJ Yeley Accell Construction Chevrolet TBR 35
38 David Gilliland Long John Silver's Ford Front Row 28
39 Ryan Newman Outback Steakhouse Chevrolet SHR 12
40 Landon Cassill Pirate Oilfield Services Chevrolet Circle Sport 43
42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevrolet EGR 23
43 Aric Almirola Farmland Ford RPM 19
47 Bobby Labonte Clorox Toyota JTG/D 30
48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevrolet Hendrick 2
51 Kyle Larson Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau Chevrolet Phoenix 31
55 Elliott Sadler Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota MWR 24
56 Martin Truex Jr NAPA Auto Parts Toyota MWR 16
78 Kurt Busch Furniture Row / Denver Mattress Chevrolet Furniture Row 9
83 David Reutimann Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota BK Racing 36
87 Joe Nemechek NEMCO - JRR Toyota NEMCO/JRR 40
88 Dale Earnhardt Jr AMP Energy Gold / 7-Eleven Chevrolet Hendrick 7
93 Travis Kvapil Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota BK Racing 33
98 Michael McDowell Phil Parsons Racing Ford PPR 42
99 Carl Edwards Aflac Ford RFR 10

Entry List Notes:

Parker Kligerman will make his Sprint Cup Series debut driving the No. 30 Toyota for Swan Racing.

Kyle Larson will make his third career start driving the No. 51 Chevrolet for Phoenix Racing.

Austin Dillon will make his 11th start of 2013 and his fifth in the No. 33 Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing.

Mark Martin will be in the No. 14 for Stewart-Haas Racing once again.

Elliott Sadler will race his second event for Michael Waltrip Racing in the No. 55 Toyota as Brian Vickers is out for the rest of the season due to a blot clot in his calf.

Timmy Hill will make his 18th start of the year for FAS Lane Racing in the No. 32 Ford.

Landon Cassill will be in the No. 40 Chevrolet for Hillman Racing with Circle Sport.

Bobby Labonte will make his 27th start of the season and 26th for JTG/Daugherty Racing in the No. 47 Toyota.

Trevor Bayne will make his 11th start of 2013 in the No. 21 Ford for Wood Brothers Racing.

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