The NASCAR Cup Series is back in action on Saturday, April 10th with the Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 at the Martinsville Speedway. The race starts at 7:30 p.m. ET and will air on FS1. You can watch a live stream on FOX.com/live.
The Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 is 500 laps with a total distance of 263 miles. In 2018, 2019 and 2020, the race has taken 3 hours and 13 minutes, 3 hours and 23 minutes, and 3 hours and 23 minutes, respectively.
Joey Logano has the pole for this race, as determined by a performance-metrics formula. He’s joined on the front row by Denny Hamlin and they are followed by William Byron and last year’s runner-up at Martinsville, Ryan Blaney.
Martin Truex Jr. won last year’s race and is the DraftKings Sportsbook favorite to win again in 2021, with odds installed at +500. He’s followed by Chase Elliott (+600), Brad Keselowski (+600), Denny Hamlin (+700).