The 2022 NASCAR Cup Series turns attention to the playoffs with Sunday's Cook Out Southern 500 as the top drivers jockey for an automatic berth into the Round of 12.
NASCAR Sept. 4, 2022
The Cook Out Southern 500 projects to be anybody's race, with the NASCAR odds on FanDuel Sportsbook listing Kyle Larson and Joey Logan in a two-way tie for the top spot at +600. Kyle Busch (+850), Tyler Reddick (+850) and Denny Hamlin (+900) are very much in the mix.
Let's take a look at everything you need to know before Sunday's race.
Where is the NASCAR Race Today
NASCAR festivities have been held in South Carolina this weekend. Sunday's Cup Series race will go down at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, SC.
The action then moves on to Kansas City for next week's Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway.
NASCAR Race Today Time and Channel
Sunday's Cook Out Southern 500 is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. ET from Darlington Raceway. Fans can catch the 367-lap event on USA this week. Next Sunday's race from Kansas will air on USA as well.
NASCAR Predictions Today
Earlier this week, NASCAR experts weighed in on who they think will take home the checkered flag at the Cook Out Southern 500. The experts were split on four different drivers to win the race, including Martin Truex Jr., Denny Hamlin, Joey Logano and Kyle Larson.
With Joey Logano taking home the pole position, he jumps near the top of the conversation of possible winners.
Cook Out Southern 500 Qualifying Results and Starting Lineup
Below is the official Cook Out Southern 500 starting lineup.
Cook Out Southern 500 Pole Winner
Joey Logano will start in pole position for Sunday's Cook Out Southern 500 after posting a speed of 168.521 mph in qualifying.
NASCAR Odds Today
1. Kyle Larson (+600)
2. Joey Logano (+600)
3. Kyle Busch (+850)
4. Tyler Reddick (+850)
5. Denny Hamlin (+900)
6. Ross Chastain (+1000)
7. William Byron (+1000)
8. Christopher Bell (+1000)
9. Martin Truex Jr. (+1300)
10. Chase Elliott (+1500)
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