(Race No. 33 of 36)
Where: Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Ga.
SERIES: Nextel Cup
When: 12:30 p.m., Sunday
Track dimensions: 1.54-mile quad-oval with 24-degree banking in the corners.
Broadcast: Television NBC at noon.; Radio Performance Racing Network at noon.
Track records: Qualifying 197.478 mph by Geoffrey Bodine on Nov. 15, 1997;; Race 159.904 mph by Bobby Labonte on Nov. 16, 1997
2003 winner: Jeff Gordon
Coble's Pick: Kurt Busch "The most consistent Cup driver this season is strong on fast tracks like Atlanta."
Companion events: Friday Bass Pro Shops MBNA 500 pole qualifying (3 p.m., Speed); ASA 150 (ASA Racing), 8:30 p.m.; Saturday Aaron's 312 (NASCAR Busch Series) 12:30 p.m. (TNT); International Race of Champions (3:30 p.m., Speed)
Other races: Sunday Grand American 400 (Grand American Road Racing) at California Speedway; AC Delco Las Vegas NHRA Nationals (POWERade NHRA Drag Racing Series) at the Strip at Las Vegas (7 p.m., ESPN2)
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