The NASCAR Cup Series playoffs are back in action on Sunday, October 3rd with the YellaWood 500 at the Talladega Superspeedway. The race starts at 2:00 p.m. ET and will air on FOX. You can watch a live stream on FOX.com/live or through the Bally Sports app.
The race is 188 laps, which is equal to 500.08 miles of Talladega track. Denny Hamlin won last year’s race in 4:05:58, but it also went an extra 12 laps for overtime. The prior year, Ryan Blaney won the regulation race in 3:39:35. When the race has gone the regulation 188, it has generally lasted somewhere between three hours and 3:45. Although, in 2012 and 2013 it came in under three hours.
Hamlin is the favorite to win this race at DraftKings Sportsbook. He’s installed at +900, and is followed by Joey Logano, Chase Elliott, and Ryan Blaney at +1000. Brad Keselowski, who won the April Talladega race, is installed at +1200 to wun.