The NASCAR Cup Series heads back south after a three-race West Coast swing to Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Drivers will tackle a freshly repaved AMS that also underwent minor reconfiguration.
Thirty-seven cars are set to take the green in Hampton, Ga., meaning all will qualify, barring any last minute changes.
Ryan Blaney will look to defend his title in this race a year to earn his first win of the season.
Georgia native David Ragan returns to Rick Ware Racing’s No. 15 Ford for his home race. Ragan earned a top 10 with the team in the season-opening Daytona 500.
After Daniel Hemric and AJ Allmendinger piloted Kaulig Racing’s No. 16 entry in the first four races, Noah Gragson will make his team debut in the No. 16 Chevyliners.com Chevrolet. Gragson competed in the Daytona 500 with Beard Motorsports.
NY Racing Team will make its third appearance of the season with 19-time Cup winner Greg Biffle. Biffle will drive the No. 44 Stillman College Chevrolet.
The Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 will have the green flag wave on Sunday, March 20, at 3 p.m. on FOX.
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Luken Glover joined the Frontstretch team in 2020 as a contributor, furthering a love for racing that traces back to his earliest memories. Glover inherited his passion for racing from his grandfather, who used to help former NASCAR team owner Junie Donlavey in his Richmond, Va. garage. A 2023 graduate from the University of the Cumberlands, Glover is the author of "The Underdog House," contributes to commentary pieces, and does occasional at-track reporting. Additionally, Glover enjoys working in ministry, coaching basketball, playing sports, and karting.
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