NASCAR Sprint Cup teams testing at Richmond today, Wednesday


Richmond International Raceway hosts a Goodyear tire test today and an open test Wednesday to help teams prepare the September race there – the final race before the Chase for the Sprint Cup field is set.

Scheduled to take part in the Goodyear tire test will be one team each from Richard Childress Racing (Brian Scott), Chip Ganassi Racing (Kyle Larson), Roush Fenway Racing (Ricky Stenhouse Jr.) and Michael Waltrip Racing (David Ragan).

Wednesday’s test, which is open to the public, is scheduled to have, according to the track: Jeff Gordon (Hendrick Motorsports), Carl Edwards (Joe Gibbs Racing), Joey Logano (Team Penske), Sam Hornish Jr. (Richard Petty Motorsports), Jeff Green (The Motorsports Group), Clayton Rogers (Beard Motorsports), Larson, Stenhouse, Ragan and Scott.

Wednesday’s test is scheduled to go from 9 a.m to 5 p.m. ET.

Each organization is allowed one car at the test.