Where: Chicagoland Speedway's 112-mile tri-oval with 18-degree banking in the corners, a 1,700-foot backstretch and a 2,400-foot frontstretch in Joliet, Ill.
When: 2 p.m. Sunday
Broadcast: Television NBC; Radio Motor Racing Network
Morris News Service pick to win: Dale Jarrett
Others to watch: Jeff Gordon, Rusty Wallace, Bobby Labonte, Jeremy Mayfield, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Ricky Rudd
Notes: The posted awards are $3,976,953 ... The Chicagoland Speedway, located 38 miles south of downtown, is a joint venture between Bill France Jr.'s International Speedway Corporation and Tony George's Indianapolis Motor Speedway ... Because this is the first time most drivers have seen the new track, NASCAR will open the raceway a day early for practice. Qualifying for the main event is Friday afternoon ... Speeds are expected to exceed the 180 mph mark.
Peninsula Clarion ©2015. All Rights Reserved.