Snapshot: Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race

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At a Glance

What: Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race; Monster Energy Open
Where: Charlotte Motor Speedway, 1.5-mile tri-oval in Concord, North Carolina
Green flag: Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race — 8:16.30 p.m. ET; Monster Energy Open — 6:15 p.m. ET
TV/Radio: FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio
Forecast: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny, high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
National Anthem: Calysta Bevier, 2016 “America’s Got Talent” semifinalist
Honorary Pace Car Driver: Ricky Carmichael, 15-time national motocross and supercross champion
Honorary Starter: JB Mauney, two-time PBR champion
Grand Marshal: Victor Espinoza, Triple Crown winning jockey
Race distance: Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race 70 laps; Monster Energy Open 50 laps
Pit road speed: 45 mph
Caution car speed: 55 mph
Stage lengths: Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race — 20 laps, 20 laps, 20 laps, 10 laps (Stage winners in first three stages advance to final stage); Monster Energy Open — 20 laps, 20 laps, 10 laps (Stage winners in Open advance to All-Star Race)