Date: Saturday, March 1
Start Time: 3:45 p.m. ET
Site: Phoenix International Raceway -- Avondale, Ariz.
Track: 1-mile oval
Capacity: 50,000 (Grandstand Seating)
On TV: ABC
On Radio: Motor Racing Network (MRN)/SIRIUS NASCAR Radio
Race record: Elliott Sadler, 2012 (116.317 mph)
Qualifying record: Kyle Busch, 2011 (134.298 mph)
Defending champion: Kyle Busch
Runner up: Brad Keselowski
Pole winner: Kyle Busch (133.057 mph)
1. Kyle Busch (Start: 1)
2. Brad Keselowski (9)
3. Justin Allgaier (5)
4. Trevor Bayne (4)
5. Elliott Sadler (15)
6. Austin Dillon (6)
7. Sam Hornish Jr (19)
8. Matt Kenseth (3)
9. Aric Almirola (8)
10. Brian Scott (21)
Average speed: 96.192 mph
Time of race: 2 hrs., 4 mins., 45 secs.
Margin of victory: 1.943 secs.
Caution flags: 7 for 38 laps
Lead changes: 6 among 4 drivers
2013 Kyle Busch, Toyota, 96.192 mph
2012 Elliott Sadler, Chevrolet, 116.317 mph
2011 Kyle Busch, Toyota, 112.272 mph
2010 Kyle Busch, Toyota, 93.872 mph
2009 Greg Biffle, Ford, 92.965 mph
2008 Kyle Busch, Toyota, 98.764 mph
2007 Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 87.581 mph
2006 Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 92.250 mph
2005 Greg Biffle, Ford, 83.007 mph
Race: DRIVE4COPD 300 (Feb. 22)
Site: Daytona International Speedway -- Daytona Beach, Fla.
Finish line order: Regan Smith, Brad Keselowski, Trevor Bayne, Kyle Busch, Elliott Sadler
Time of Race: 2 hrs., 2 mins., 28 secs.
Average speed: 148.204 mph
Margin of victory: 0.013 secs.
Lead changes: 9 among 6 drivers
Lap leaders: Kwasniewski-pole, K. Busch 1-11, Dick 12-13, Earnhardt Jr 14-41, Kwasniewski-pole, K. Busch 1-11, Dick 12-13, Earnhardt Jr 14-41, K. Busch 42-53, Larson 54, K. Busch 55-75, Smith 76-109, Keselowski 110-120, Smith 121.
#01 Landon Cassill (Fairfax, IA) Chevrolet/teamjdmotorsports.com
#2 Brian Scott (Boise, ID) Chevrolet/Whitetail
#3 Ty Dillon (Welcome, NC) Chevrolet/Wesco
#4 Jeffrey Earnhardt (Mooresville, NC) Chevrolet/teamjdmotorsports.com
#6 Trevor Bayne (Knoxville, TN) Ford/AdvoCare
#7 Regan Smith (Cato, NY) Chevrolet/taxslayer.com
#9 Chase Elliott (Dawsonville, GA) Chevrolet/NAPA Auto Parts
#10 Blake Koch (West Palm Beach, FL) Toyota/supportmilitary.org
#11 Elliott Sadler (Emporia, VA) Chevrolet/One Main Financial
#14 Eric McClure (Chilhowie, VA) Toyota/Hefty/Reynolds Wrap
#16 Ryan Reed (Bakersfield, CA) Ford/American Diabetes Assoc.
#17 Tanner Berryhill (Bixby, OK) Dodge/nationalcashlenders.com
#19 Mike Bliss (Milwaukie, OR) Toyota/TriStar Motorsports
#20 Matt Kenseth (Cambridge, WI) Toyota/Reser's Fine Foods
#22 Brad Keselowski (Rochester Hills, MI Ford/Discount Tire
#23 Carlos Contreras (Mexico City) Chevrolet/Global Aircraft Solutions
#24 To Be Announced Toyota/TBA
#28 Mike Wallace (St. Louis, MO) Toyota/TBA
#31 Dylan Kwasniewski (Las Vegas, NV) Chevrolet/Rockstar
#39 Ryan Sieg (Tucker, GA) Chevrolet/RSS Racing
#40 Josh Wise (Riverside, CA) Chevrolet/Curtis Key Plumbing
#42 Kyle Larson (Elk Grove, CA) Chevrolet/Cartwheel
#43 Dakoda Armstrong (New Castle, IN) Ford/WinField
#44 Will Kimmell III (Sellersburg, IN) Toyota/Ingersoil Rand
#46 Matt DiBenedetto (Grass Valley, CA) Chevrolet/Curtis Key Plumbing
#51 Jeremy Clements (Spartanburg, SC) Chevrolet/TBA
#52 Joey Gase (Cedar Rapids, IA) Chevrolet/TBA
#54 * Kyle Busch (Las Vegas, NV) Toyota/Monster Energy
#55 Jamie Dick (Albuquerque, NM) Chevrolet/Viva Auto Group
#60 Chris Buescher (Prosper, TX) Ford/Ford EcoBoost
#62 Brendan Gaughan (Las Vegas, NV) Chevrolet/South Point Hotel/Casino
#67 Tommy Joe Martins (Como, MS) Dodge/Cross Concrete
#70 Derrike Cope (Spanaway, WA) Chevrolet/charliesoap.com
#74 Mike Harmon (Birmingport, AL) Chevrolet/TBA
#76 Willie Allen (Nashville, TN) Dodge/TBA
#87 Daryl Harr (Alberta, Canada) Toyota/TBA
#88 Kevin Harvick (Bakersfield, CA) Chevrolet/Great Clips
#90 Martin Roy (Napierville, Canada) Chevrolet/TBA
#93 Matt Carter (Denver, NC) Dodge/TBA
#99 James Buescher (Plano, TX) Toyota/Rheem
There have been 24 Nationwide races held at Phoenix, including one event per season from 1999-2004 and two each year since. The series will return there on the second weekend of November.
Jeff Gordon won the inaugural Nationwide race at Phoenix, the Outback Steakhouse 200, on Nov. 6, 1999.
Kyle Busch holds the record for most Nationwide victories at Phoenix with six. Busch won both races from the pole position there last year.
Jack Roush has the most car owner wins in Nationwide races at Phoenix with nine, followed by Joe Gibbs with six.
The race winner at Phoenix has started from the pole position seven times, including the last three races.
The closest margin of victory in a Nationwide event at Phoenix happened in November 2008 when Carl Edwards beat Denny Hamlin by just 0.096 seconds.
Kevin Harvick has the most top-five finishes (15) and top-10s (17) in Nationwide competition at Phoenix. Harvick is entered in this weekend's race, driving the No. 88 Chevrolet for JR Motorsports.
Three drivers on the entry list for this race made their Nationwide debuts at Phoenix: James Buescher (April 11, 2008), Daryl Harr (April 17, 2009) and Ryan Sieg (March 2, 2013).
Sam Hornish Jr. is the only driver who scored his first career Nationwide victory at Phoenix (Nov. 12, 2011). Hornish is not competing in this race. He is scheduled to drive the No. 54 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing in seven Nationwide races this season, beginning with the May 3 event at Talladega.
The next race is the March 8 Boyd Gaming 300 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Hornish won last year's event there.