Ross Chastain has been tapped By Roush Fenway Racing to substitute for the injured Ryan Newman in the No. 6 Ford this weekend at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Newman not participating in the race means he will miss his first Cup start since his full-time career began in 2002 (649 starts).
There are 38 entries for Sunday’s race (3:30 p.m. ET on Fox).
Garrett Smithley is entered in Rick Ware Racing’s No. 51 Ford for his first race of the year.
Reed Sorenson is entered in Spire Motorsports’ No. 77 Chevrolet.
Xfinity Series – Boyd Gaming 300 (4 p.m. ET Saturday on FS1)
Thirty-six cars are entered.
Truck Series driver Brett Moffitt is entered in Our Motorsports’ No. 02 Chevrolet.
Daniel Hemric will make his first start of the year in JR Motorsports’ No. 8 Chevrolet.
Timmy Hill is entered in Hattori Racing Enterprises’ No. 61 Toyota.
Truck Series – Strat 200 (9 p.m. ET Friday on FS1)
There are 35 trucks entered.
With a full field limited to 32 trucks, three will not make the race.
Kyle Busch is entered in the No. 51 Toyota for his first of five scheduled Truck Series races this year.
Ross Chastain is entered in Niece Motorsports’ No. 40 Toyota.