Sprint Cup Series Sylvania 300

Race: Sylvania 300
Track: New Hampshire Motor Speedway
Date and Time: Sunday, Sept. 27 at 2 p.m. ET
Tune-in: NBCSN, 1:30 p.m., PRN, SiriusXM Ch. 90
Distance: 317.14 miles (300 laps)
What to Watch For: Jeff Gordon will surpass Ricky Rudd as NASCAR’s all-time consecutive starts leader by beginning his 789th consecutive race on Sunday. … Denny Hamlin, competing with a torn ACL, goes for his second straight victory after winning the Chase opener at Chicagoland. … Brad Keselowski tries for his 11th straight top-10 finish. He is only the fifth driver in the Chase Era (2004 – present) to log 10 consecutive top-10 finishes. … Joey Logano attempts to defend his New Hampshire victory from last fall. … Kyle Busch – the spring New Hampshire winner – can become the first driver this season to sweep a track if he wins at The Magic Mile on Sunday. … NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour standout Ryan Preece makes his first career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series start.

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Greg is a published award winning sportswriter who spent 23 years combined active and active reserve military service, much of that in and around the Special Operations community. Greg is the author of "The Nuts and Bolts of NASCAR: The Definitive Viewers' Guide to Big-Time Stock Car Auto Racing" and has been published in major publications across the country including the Los Angeles Times, the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He was also a contributor to Chicken Soup for the NASCAR Soul, published in 2010, and the Christmas edition in 2016. He wrote as the NASCAR, Formula 1, Auto Reviews and National Veterans Affairs Examiner for Examiner.com and has appeared on Fox News. He holds a BS degree in communications, a Masters degree in psychology and is currently a PhD candidate majoring in psychology. He is currently the weekend Motorsports Editor for Autoweek.