Coverage of today's Aaron's 499 from Talladega Superspeedway will get underway at 11 a.m. CT on Fox with the green flag scheduled to drop at about 12:20 p.m. CT. Drivers will race 188 laps around the 2.66-mile track for a total of 500 miles.
The weather forecast for Sunday's race calls for warm to hot temperatures in the high 80s with a slight chance of scattered showers or a thunderstorm in the afternoon.
Jimmie Johnson got a push from teammate Dale Earnhardt Jr. to take last season's race. Clint Bowyer passed Jeff Burton late to claim the fall race at Talladega last season.
Jeff Gordon will start on the pole and will be joined in the front-row with AJ Allmendinger.
Race Date/Time: Sunday, May 6, 11 a.m. CT
Location: Talladega Superspeedway, Lincoln, Alabama
Radio: Motor Racing Network
For more information on the Sprint Cup race or this weekend's action at Talledega, check out this Storystream over at SB Nation.