Four Cup Series teams will mark the unofficial start of the 2018 NASCAR season Tuesday and Wednesday with a Goodyear tire test at Texas Motor Speedway.
Entry to the grandstands will be through Gate 4.
Elliott, the driver of Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 9 Chevrolet, will be the first driver to pilot Chevrolet’s new Camaro ZL1 model, which replaces the SS.
Blaney and Almirola will get their first time in the cockpit with their new teams. Blaney in Team Penske’s No. 12 Ford and Almirola in Stewart-Haas Racing’s No. 10 Ford.
It will be Truex’s first time on track since clinching his first Cup title in November.