(Race No. 30 of 36)
Where: Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kan.
SERIES: Nextel Cup
When: 2 p.m., Sunday
Track dimensions: 1.5-mile tri-oval with 15-degree banking in the corners.
Broadcast: Television NBC at 1:30 p.m.; Radio Motor Racing Network at 1:30 p.m.
Track records: Qualifying 180.373 mph by Jimmie Johnson on Oct. 3, 2003; Race 121.630 mph by Ryan Newman on Oct. 5, 2003
2003 winner: Ryan Newman
Coble's Pick: Tony Stewart "He wonat Chicago earlier this year, a track identical to the Kansas Speedway."
Companion events: Friday Banquet 400 pole qualifying (4 p.m., Speed); Saturday Mr. Goodcents 300 (NASCAR Busch Series), 2 p.m., (TNT)
Other races: Saturday Naturally Fresh 250 (USAR Hooters Pro Cup Series) at Mansfield Motorsports Speedway, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday Barber 250 at the Park (Grand American Road Racing) at Barber Motorsports Park (1 p.m., Speed); Grand Prix of Japan (Formula One) at Suzuka (9 p.m., Speed).
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