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NASCAR qualifying start time: What time is qualifying for World Wide Technology

We go over how you can watch the qualifying event for the NASCAR Enjoy Illinois 300 at World Wide Technology.

Chase Briscoe, driver of the #14 Mahindra Tractors Ford, and Austin Cindric, driver of the #2 Menards/Cardell Cabinetry Ford, race during the NASCAR Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 29, 2022 in Concord, North Carolina. Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images

The NASCAR Cup Series heads to Madison, Illinois this weekend for the Enjoy Illinois 300. The World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway will play host to the event. Race week schedule will be a little different this week. Practice for the race will take place Friday, June 3rd at 5:05 p.m. ET. Qualifying will run on Saturday, June 4th at 11 a.m. ET. The race will take place on Sunday, June 5th at 3:30 p.m. ET.

Qualifying will air on FS1. The World Wide Technology Raceway will utilize the group qualifying system. All drivers will be separated into two groups that will have their own 15-minute warm-up/practice time. Then, the drivers in Group A will run a single car, one-lap qualifier. The five fastest drivers will then advance to the final round of qualifying. Group B will repeat this process as the five fastest drivers in that group will advance to the final round.

The final round of qualifying will see the 10 remaining drivers run another single-car, one-lap qualifier to determine the pole position. Kyle Larson, Kyle Busch and Denny Hamlin are tied for the best odds to win the pole position installed at +600 at DraftKings Sportsbook. They are followed by William Byron (+750) and Ryan Blaney (+800) for the best odds to win the pole position for the Enjoy Illinois 300.

2022 Enjoy Illinois 300 Starting Lineup

Pos. Driver Car #
Pos. Driver Car #
1 Chase Briscoe 14
2 Austin Cindric 2
3 Christopher Bell 20
4 Tyler Reddick 8
5 Ryan Blaney 12
6 Denny Hamlin 11
7 Joey Logano 22
8 Aric Almirola 10
9 Harrison Burton 21
10 Ross Chastain 1
11 Kurt Busch 45
12 Kyle Busch 18
13 Martin Truex Jr. 19
14 Cole Custer 41
15 Kyle Larson 5
16 Chase Elliott 9
17 Michael McDowell 34
18 Bubba Wallace 23
19 Corey Lajoie 7
20 Kevin Harvick 4
21 Erik Jones 43
22 Todd Gilliland 38
23 Daniel Suarez 99
24 William Byron 24
25 Alex Bowman 48
26 Ty Dillon 42
27 Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. 47
28 Justin Haley 31
29 Austin Dillon 3
30 Brad Keselowski 6
31 Cody Ware 51
32 Zane Smith 17
33 Josh Bilicki 77
34 B.J. McLeod 78
35 Ben Rhodes 16
36 Parker Kligerman 15