For the STP 500, NASCAR will be live from the Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia, on Sunday, March 24th.
This is actually the first of two races held at the longtime annual track. After 5 races, Kyle Busch looks to win his next race and has moved to the front of the package. He comes into this race as the odds on favorite with NASCAR websites and is the first driver to win two races this year.
The Martinsville Speedway is a track shaped like an elongated oval. It’s four turns and 2 straightaways. It is the most basic of shapes in tracks. The first NASCAR race was in 1950, which makes it one of the oldest tracks in the game.
Total Miles: 263
Phase 1 130 laps
Stage 2: Second 130 laps
Last Period: Staying 240 laps
The STP 500 race will begin at 2 PM ET and can be understood on FS1.