Starting lineup for Xfinity race on Indy road course
Jeb Burton will start on the pole for Saturday’s inaugural Xfinity Series race on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course (3 p.m. ET on NBC) after a random draw.
He will be joined on the front row by his JR Motorsports teammate Michael Annett.
The top five is completed by Brandon Jones, Ryan Sieg and Justin Allgaier. Allgaier gives JR Motorsports three drivers in the top five.
Here’s how the random draw worked.
- Positions 1-12: The first 12 NXS Teams based on the Adverse Conditions Line Up Eligibility will be assigned starting positions 1st – 12th using a random draw.
- Positions 13-24: The next 12 NXS Teams based on the Adverse Conditions Line Up eligibility will be assigned starting positions 12th- 24th using a random draw.
- Starting positions 25-36: The next 12 NXS Teams based on the Adverse Conditions Line Up eligibility will be assigned starting positions 25th -36th using a random draw.
- Any vehicles that are eligible for the Event in position 37th – 40th will be assigned starting positions based on their order of eligibility.
NASCAR Xfinity Series on Indianapolis road course
Race Time: 3 p.m. ET Saturday
Track: Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course in Speedway, Indiana (14-turn, 2.439-mile course)
Length: 62 Laps (151.22 miles)
Stages: Stage 1 ends on Lap 20. Stage 2 ends on Lap 40.
TV coverage: NBC
Radio: IMS Radio Network/Performance Radio Network (also SiriusXM NASCAR Radio)
Streaming: NBC Sports app (subscription required); goprn.com and SiriusXM for audio (subscription required)
Next Cup race: Sunday at Indianapolis (160 laps, 400 miles), 4 p.m. ET on NBC
Next Truck Series race: Saturday, July 11 at Kentucky (150 laps, 225 miles), 6 p.m. ET on FS1