Driver introductions will take place at 12:20 p.m. with the green flag for the Bank of America 500 – the first race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series’ Playoffs Round of 12 – scheduled for 1:10 p.m.
Gates will open at 9 a.m. The speedway’s Fan Zone will also open at 9 a.m. The drivers meeting will take place at 11 a.m.
Denny Hamlin will start from the pole with Matt Kenseth on the outside of the front row.
Stay tuned to www.charlottemotorspeedway.com for additional updates on the latest information from the track.
Fans can buy tickets to Sunday’s Bank of America 500 by calling 1-800-455-FANS (3267), or visiting http://www.charlottemotorspeedway.com/tickets/. Tickets are also available at the speedway ticket office.