Practice and qualifying for this year’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway are scheduled to take place on Saturday evening, but the weather forecast isn’t looking favorable. If qualifying is rained out, the starting lineup for this year’s Crown Jewel race will be set by NASCAR’s metrics. Here’s how they will line up:

  1. William Byron
  2. Kevin Harvick
  3. Brad Keselowski
  4. Denny Hamlin
  5. Kyle Busch
  6. Chase Elliott
  7. Bubba Wallace
  8. Ryan Blaney
  9. Christopher Bell
  10. Ricky Stenhouse, Jr.
  11. Chris Buescher
  12. Kyle Larson
  13. Harrison Burton
  14. Ross Chastain
  15. Tyler Reddick
  16. Justin Haley
  17. Joey Logano
  18. Martin Truex, Jr.
  19. Ty Gibbs
  20. Chase Briscoe
  21. Austin Cindric
  22. Ryan Preece
  23. Aric Almirola
  24. Daniel Suarez
  25. Corey LaJoie
  26. Erik Jones
  27. AJ Allmendinger
  28. Noah Gragson
  29. Zane Smith
  30. Michael McDowell
  31. Alex Bowman
  32. Ty Dillon
  33. Austin Dillon
  34. BJ McLeod
  35. Todd Gilliland
  36. JJ Yeley
  37. Jimmie Johnson
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