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What time is the 2021 Goodyear 400 and how long will the race last?

If you’re wondering when the 2021 Goodyear 400 will start or how long it will last, we’ve got you covered.

 Kyle Busch, driver of the #18 M&M’s Mix Toyota, takes a bow after winning the NASCAR Cup Series Buschy McBusch Race 400 at Kansas Speedway on May 02, 2021 in Kansas City, Kansas. Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images

The NASCAR Cup Series is back in action on Sunday, May 9th with the Goodyear 400 at Darlington Speedway. The race starts at 3:30 p.m. ET and will air on FS1. You can watch a live stream on or through the Bally Sports app.

The race is 293 laps covering 400 miles and usually lasts between three and three and a half hours. Last year, the Cup Series had three races at Darlington, with two the same week in May and then one in September. Historically, there has been one May race and one September race. The May race is a 400-miler and the September race is a 500-miler.

Last year, Kevin Harvick won the 400 mile race with a time of 3 hours and 27 minutes. Prior to that, Darlington held only one race form 2005 to 2019 and it was the 500 mile Southern 500. In the years before it was canceled, the 400 mile race went 3:30, 3:10, 3:10, 3:09, and 3:07 dating back to 2000.

This year, Kyle Larson is installed as the favorite at DraftKings Sportsbook, with odds installed at +400. He is followed by Denny Hamlin (+600), Kevin Harvick (+700), Martin Truex Jr. (+800), and Kyle Busch (+900).