Martin Truex Jr. to start at rear for All-Star Race


Martin Truex Jr., who was to have started on the pole for tonight’s NASCAR All-Star Race, will move to the rear after his car failed inspection twice.

The All-Star Race will have a 20-car field. The race will be divided into four segments. Truex has never won the All-Star Race in nine previous attempts.

Also, NASCAR announced that Corey LaJoie‘s failed inspection twice and will start at the rear for the NASCAR Open. He already was scheduled to start last in the 22-car field.