All-Star Race week is here.
NASCAR returns home to compete at Charlotte Motor Speedway and hold Saturday’s 35th annual Monster Energy All-Star Race and the Monster Energy Open.
Those races are preceded on Friday with a Gander Outdoors Truck Series race.
Here are the entry lists for each race and the rules for the All-Star Race and Open.
Monster Energy All-Star Race (8 p.m. ET Saturday on Fox Sports 1)
There will be 19 drivers in the All-Star Race, which will be divided into four segments of 30 laps, 20 laps, 20 laps and 15 laps.
Driver eligibility: Winners from last season and this season, previous all-star winners who are competing full-time in the series, Cup champions who are running full-time in the series, the three stage winners from the Monster Energy Open and the winner of the fan vote.
Fifteen drivers are already locked into the main event: Aric Almirola, Ryan Blaney, Clint Bowyer, Kurt Busch, Kyle Busch, Austin Dillon, Chase Elliott, Denny Hamlin, Kevin Harvick, Jimmie Johnson, Erik Jones, Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano, Ryan Newman and Martin Truex Jr. Three more will be added from the Monster Energy Open, plus a fourth will join the All-Star Race field from the fan vote.
Kevin Harvick is the defending winner of the All-Star Race.
Monster Energy Open (6 p.m. ET Saturday on Fox Sports 1)
There are 24 cars entered into Saturday’s preliminary race.
The 50-lap race is split up into three stages of 20 laps, 20 laps and 10 laps.
AJ Allmendinger won the final stage of the Open last year.
Truck Series – North Carolina Education Lottery 200 (8:30 p.m. ET Friday on Fox Sports 1)
There are 36 trucks entered into the race.
Kyle Busch will compete in his last Truck Series race of the season.