Carl Edwards will lead a field of 43 cars to the green flag on Sunday for the AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway. The No. 99 car of Edwards will be joined on the front row by Brad Keselowski in the No. 2.
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has three races left on its schedule, the first of which will take place this weekend at the 1.5-mile Texas Motor Speedway located in Fort Worth, TX.
Matt Kenseth and Jimmie Johnson are tied atop the point standings, 27 points ahead of third place Jeff Gordon. Kenseth will start sixth, Johnson will start third and Gordon will start eighth.
Sprint Cup Series drivers will run 334 laps or 501 miles around Texas Motor Speedway. Coverage of this race will air on ESPN beginning at 3:00 pm ET (2:00 pm local) with the green flag to wave at 3:16 pm ET. (2:16 pm local)
Jimmie Johnson won at Texas earlier this year while Kyle Busch found victory lane in this race a year ago.