Sights from Darlington Raceway (Photos)


Day one of preparation for Sunday’s Southern 500 on NBC is in the books.

Here is a look at the cars and the facial hair that’s taking the “Lady in Black” back in time this weekend.

The Cars

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Kevin Harvick
Kevin HarvickAP Photo/Terry Renna


Joey Logano
Joey LoganoAP Photo/Terry Renna


Jimmie Johnson
Jimmie JohnsonAP Photo/Terry Renna

AJ Allmendinger, a former teammate of late-IndyCar driver Justin Wilson, will have Wilson’s name on his roof for the rest of the Sprint Cup season.

The Drivers

Brad Keselowski
Brad KeselowskiAP Photo/Terry Renna 


Kyle Larson
Kyle LarsonAP Photo/Terry Renna



Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.AP Photo/Terry Renna


Aric Almirola after Friday’s first practice session at Darlington Raceway. (Photo by Dustin Long)