When: 1 p.m. Sunday
Where: Darlington (S.C.) Raceway's 1.366-mile, egg-shaped oval with 25-degree banking in the first and second turns, 23-degree banking in the third and fourth turns and two 1,229-foot straightaways.
Broadcast: TelevisionFOX 54; RadioMotor Racing Network.
2000 winner: Ward Burton
Morris News Service pick to win: Jeff Gordon
Others to watch: Bobby Labonte, Jerry Nadeau, Tony Stewart and Jeff Burton
Notes: The posted awards are $3,069,522 ... NASCAR and FOX have worked out a deal to send the broadcast of Sunday's race and future Winston Cup Series events to the Armed Forces Network. More than 800,000 servicemen and women serving in 170 countries and another 100,000 Marines and sailors serving on U.S. Navy ships will be able to watch live telecasts of NASCAR events, as well as taped replays ... Points leader Jeff Gordon has won five of the past 11 races at Darlington ... Time trials for Sunday's race will be Saturday morning.
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