NASCAR Cup Bristol starting lineup in pictures

Take a look at the complete starting lineup for the Bristol Motor Speedway night race, in pictures.

NASCAR Cup Bristol starting lineup in pictures

1. Kyle Larson, Chip Ganassi Racing, Chevrolet Camaro DC Solar

1. Kyle Larson, Chip Ganassi Racing, Chevrolet Camaro DC Solar
1/40

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2. Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Kelley Blue Book

2. Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Kelley Blue Book
2/40

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3. Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry M&M's White Chocolate

3. Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry M&M's White Chocolate
3/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

4. Paul Menard, Wood Brothers Racing, Ford Fusion Menards / Knauf

4. Paul Menard, Wood Brothers Racing, Ford Fusion Menards / Knauf
4/40

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5. William Byron, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Liberty University

5. William Byron, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Liberty University
5/40

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6. Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Fusion Jimmy John's

6. Kevin Harvick, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Fusion Jimmy John's
6/40

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7. Denny Hamlin, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry FedEx Freight

7. Denny Hamlin, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry FedEx Freight
7/40

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8. Aric Almirola, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Fusion Smithfield Anytime Favorites

8. Aric Almirola, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Fusion Smithfield Anytime Favorites
8/40

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9. Kurt Busch, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Fusion Monster Energy / Haas Automation

9. Kurt Busch, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Fusion Monster Energy / Haas Automation
9/40

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10. Ryan Blaney, Team Penske, Ford Fusion REV

10. Ryan Blaney, Team Penske, Ford Fusion REV
10/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

11. Brad Keselowski, Team Penske, Ford Fusion Miller Lite

11. Brad Keselowski, Team Penske, Ford Fusion Miller Lite
11/40

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12. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Roush Fenway Racing, Ford Fusion Fastenal

12. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Roush Fenway Racing, Ford Fusion Fastenal
12/40

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13. Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Lowe's for Pros

13. Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Lowe's for Pros
13/40

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14. Erik Jones, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry Sport Clips

14. Erik Jones, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry Sport Clips
14/40

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15. David Ragan, Front Row Motorsports, Ford Fusion Shriners Hospital For Children

15. David Ragan, Front Row Motorsports, Ford Fusion Shriners Hospital For Children
15/40

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16. Clint Bowyer, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Fusion Rush Truck Centers/Cummins

16. Clint Bowyer, Stewart-Haas Racing, Ford Fusion Rush Truck Centers/Cummins
16/40

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17. Martin Truex Jr., Furniture Row Racing, Toyota Camry Bass Pro Shops/Ducks Unlimited

17. Martin Truex Jr., Furniture Row Racing, Toyota Camry Bass Pro Shops/Ducks Unlimited
17/40

Photo by: Logan Whitton / NKP / Motorsport Images

18. Austin Dillon, Richard Childress Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Dow NORKOOL

18. Austin Dillon, Richard Childress Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Dow NORKOOL
18/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

19. Joey Logano, Team Penske, Ford Fusion Shell Pennzoil

19. Joey Logano, Team Penske, Ford Fusion Shell Pennzoil
19/40

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20. Jamie McMurray, Chip Ganassi Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Cessna/McDonald's

20. Jamie McMurray, Chip Ganassi Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Cessna/McDonald's
20/40

Photo by: Logan Whitton / NKP / Motorsport Images

21. Daniel Suarez, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry STANLEY

21. Daniel Suarez, Joe Gibbs Racing, Toyota Camry STANLEY
21/40

Photo by: Logan Whitton / NKP / Motorsport Images

22. Alex Bowman, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Valvoline

22. Alex Bowman, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Valvoline
22/40

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23. Trevor Bayne, Roush Fenway Racing, Ford Fusion AdvoCare Rehydrate

23. Trevor Bayne, Roush Fenway Racing, Ford Fusion AdvoCare Rehydrate
23/40

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24. Ryan Newman, Richard Childress Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Bass Pro Shops / Cabela's

24. Ryan Newman, Richard Childress Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Bass Pro Shops / Cabela's
24/40

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25. A.J. Allmendinger, JTG Daugherty Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Kroger ClickList

25. A.J. Allmendinger, JTG Daugherty Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Kroger ClickList
25/40

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26. Kasey Kahne, Leavine Family Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Thorne Wellness

26. Kasey Kahne, Leavine Family Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Thorne Wellness
26/40

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27. Darrell Wallace Jr., Richard Petty Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Medallion Bank / Petty's Garage

27. Darrell Wallace Jr., Richard Petty Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Medallion Bank / Petty's Garage
27/40

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28. Chris Buescher, JTG Daugherty Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Bush's Beans

28. Chris Buescher, JTG Daugherty Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Bush's Beans
28/40

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29. Matt DiBenedetto, Go FAS Racing, Ford Fusion Zynga Poker

29. Matt DiBenedetto, Go FAS Racing, Ford Fusion Zynga Poker
29/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

30. Corey LaJoie, TriStar Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro ARK.io Blockchain Solutions

30. Corey LaJoie, TriStar Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro ARK.io Blockchain Solutions
30/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

31. Michael McDowell, Front Row Motorsports, Ford Fusion Love's Travel Stops

31. Michael McDowell, Front Row Motorsports, Ford Fusion Love's Travel Stops
31/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

32. Ty Dillon, Germain Racing, Chevrolet Camaro GEICO

32. Ty Dillon, Germain Racing, Chevrolet Camaro GEICO
32/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

33. Jesse Little, Gaunt Brothers Racing, Toyota Camry Gaunt Brothers Racing

33. Jesse Little, Gaunt Brothers Racing, Toyota Camry Gaunt Brothers Racing
33/40

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34. J.J. Yeley, Premium Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Steakhouse Elite

34. J.J. Yeley, Premium Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro Steakhouse Elite
34/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

35. Ross Chastain, Premium Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro LowT Center

35. Ross Chastain, Premium Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro LowT Center
35/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

36. Reed Sorenson, Rick Ware Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Trading View

36. Reed Sorenson, Rick Ware Racing, Chevrolet Camaro Trading View
36/40

Photo by: Logan Whitton / NKP / Motorsport Images

37. Timmy Hill, Motorsports Business Management, Toyota Camry

37. Timmy Hill, Motorsports Business Management, Toyota Camry
37/40

Photo by: Logan Whitton / NKP / Motorsport Images

38. Gray Gaulding, StarCom Racing, Chevrolet Camaro StarCom Fiber

38. Gray Gaulding, StarCom Racing, Chevrolet Camaro StarCom Fiber
38/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

39. Landon Cassill, StarCom Racing, Chevrolet Camaro StarCom Fiber

39. Landon Cassill, StarCom Racing, Chevrolet Camaro StarCom Fiber
39/40

Photo by: Nigel Kinrade / NKP / Motorsport Images

40. Blake Jones, BK Racing, Toyota Camry Tennessee XXX Moonshine

40. Blake Jones, BK Racing, Toyota Camry Tennessee XXX Moonshine
40/40

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