USA TODAY Sports Cars will run 500 laps around the 0.533-mile Bristol Motor Speedway for a total of 266.5 miles.(Photo: Peter Casey, USA TODAY Sports) SEGMENTS: Beginning this season, NASCAR is dividing every race into segments and awarding one bonus point to the winner of each stage.
Also, the top 10 finishers of segments 1 and 2 will be awarded regular-season points in descending order from 10 to 1.
NATIONAL ANTHEM/FLYOVER: Recording artist Todd Smith, lead singer of Selah, will perform the national anthem before Monday's race.
T-38s from the 49th Fighter Training Squadron at Columbus Air Force Base in Mississippi will perform a flyover.
Hendrick Motorsports driver Chase Elliott, ranked second in the standings, will start outside Larson on the front row.