NASCAR Las Vegas Lineup; TV Schedule
Sunday, 10 March 2013 07:45

With the starting order for today’s Kobalt Tools 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race based on 2012 owner points as a result of a washed out qualifying session on Friday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, defending champ Brad Keselowski and the famous Blue Deuce will be at the front of the 43-car field when the green waves at noon local time.

Clint Bowyer begins the 267-lap, 400-mile contest from the outside of row one while current point leader Jimmie Johnson and Kasey Kahne start from row two.

Sprint Cup rookie Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. starts seventh, defending race winner Tony Stewart ninth, Jeff Gordon 10th, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. 12th, hometown favorite Kyle Busch 13th and Phoenix winner Carl Edwards rolls off 16th. Danica Patrick lines up 37th on today’s grid.

Today’s weather forecast calls for clear and sunny skies with temperatures in the upper sixties.

FOX begins live coverage of the Kobalt Tools 400 at 2:30 p.m. ET.

Kobalt Tools 400 Starting Lineup

1. Brad Keselowski
2. Clint Bowyer
3. Jimmie Johnson
4. Kasey Kahne
5. Greg Biffle
6. Denny Hamlin
7. Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.
8. Kevin Harvick
9. Tony Stewart
10.Jeff Gordon
11.Martin Truex, Jr.
12.Dale Earnhardt, Jr.
13.Kyle Busch
14.Ryan Newman
15.Mark Martin
16.Carl Edwards
17.Paul Menard
18.Matt Kenseth
19.Marcos Ambrose
20.Jeff Burton
21.Joey Logano
22.Aric Almirola
23.Jamie McMurray
24.Kurt Busch
25.Juan Pablo Montoya
26.Bobby Labonte
27.Austin Dillon
28.Travis Kvapil
29.David Ragan
30.Casey Mears
31.David Gilliland
32.David Reutimann
33.Dave Blaney
34.Ken Schrader
35.J.J. Yeley
36.Trevor Bayne
37.Danica Patrick
38.David Stremme
39.Michael McDowell
40.Scott Speed
41.Landon Cassill
42.Joe Nemechek
43.Josh Wise