Will Mother Nature enable NASCAR Cup Series drivers to finish Saturday’s race at Martinsville Speedway?
The Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500, the primary evening race of the 2021 Cup Series season, may very well be delayed or postponed with possible rain and thunderstorms in the forecast. Weather has already impacted the weekend schedule, as NASCAR suspended Friday evening’s Xfinity Series race and introduced it could be accomplished Sunday.
If the rain holds off, Sporting News will probably be monitoring reside race updates and lap-by-lap highlights from NASCAR’s Saturday night race at Martinsville. Follow alongside right here for full outcomes from the Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500.
NASCAR at Martinsville reside updates, highlights
(All instances Eastern)
8:10 p.m. — NASCAR is making an attempt to dry the monitor and making some progress.
7:30 p.m. — Yep, the rain is coming down at Martinsville Speedway.
7:05 p.m. — It appears just like the preliminary begin time for the Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 could also be pushed again.
NASCAR race begin time at this time
FS1’s protection of Saturday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway is scheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. ET. The race is anticipated to begin round 8 p.m. ET.
Mike Joy will name the race alongside analysts Jeff Gordon, Clint Bowyer and Larry McReynolds.
NASCAR lineup at Martinsville
Here’s the entire beginning lineup for Saturday’s NASCAR Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway:
|Start pos.||Driver||Car No.||Team|
|1||Joey Logano||22||Team Penske|
|2||Denny Hamlin||11||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|3||William Byron||24||Hendrick Motorsports|
|4||Ryan Blaney||12||Team Penske|
|5||Chase Elliott||9||Hendrick Motorsports|
|6||Ricky Stenhouse Jr.||47||JTG Daugherty Racing|
|7||Martin Truex Jr.||19||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|8||Ryan Newman||6||Roush Fenway Racing|
|9||Kevin Harvick||4||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|10||Brad Keselowski||2||Team Penske|
|11||Daniel Suarez||99||Trackhouse Racing Team|
|12||Kyle Busch||18||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|13||Tyler Reddick||8||Richard Childress Racing|
|14||Michael McDowell||34||Front Row Motorsports|
|15||Chris Buescher||17||Roush Fenway Racing|
|16||Erik Jones||43||Richard Petty Motorsports|
|17||Ryan Preece||37||JTG Daugherty Racing|
|18||Austin Dillon||3||Richard Childress Racing|
|19||Kyle Larson||5||Hendrick Motorsports|
|20||Alex Bowman||48||Hendrick Motorsports|
|21||Kurt Busch||1||Chip Ganassi Racing|
|22||Matt DiBenedetto||21||Wood Brothers Racing|
|23||Christopher Bell||20||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|24||Chase Briscoe||14||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|25||Bubba Wallace||23||23XI Racing|
|26||Cole Custer||41||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|27||Ross Chastain||42||Chip Ganassi Racing|
|28||JJ Yeley||53||Rick Ware Racing|
|29||Quin Houff||00||StarCom Racing|
|30||Justin Haley||77||Spire Motorsports|
|31||Aric Almirola||10||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|32||Cody Ware||51||Petty Ware Racing|
|33||Josh Bilicki||52||Rick Ware Racing|
|34||Corey LaJoie||7||Spire Motorsports|
|35||Anthony Alfredo||38||Front Row Motorsports|
|36||BJ McLeod||78||Live Fast Motorsports|
|37||James Davison||15||Rick Ware Racing|