Everything you need to know about Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Chase Wilhelm Mar 5, 2017 at 10:25a ET Now the real Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season starts. After a thrilling Daytona 500, drivers and teams are set for the second race of the season -- Sunday's Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Here's everything you need to know for the race: Green flag The green flag will drop to start Sunday's race at 2:46 p.m. ET. NASCAR NASCAR via Getty Images Tune-in 12:30 p.m. ET: "NASCAR RaceDay" (FS1) 2 p.m. ET: Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Atlanta (FOX) Getty Images Getty Images Stages and race distance Drivers will complete 325 laps and 500.5 miles with race stages of 85, 85 and 155 laps. , LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk Matthew T. Thacker Grid size Thirty-nine cars will take the green flag in the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500. Getty Images Getty Images Forecast It will be a great day for racing in Hampton, Georgia with a high of 68 degrees and a zero percent chance of rain. Getty Images Getty Images Track size Atlanta Motor Speedway is a 1.54-mile quad oval with 24 degrees of banking in the turns. Marvin Gentry Marvin Gentry-USA TODAY Sports National Anthem Collective Soul's Ed Roland will peform the National Anthem. Jerry Markland Grand Marshal Television personality and designer Ty Pennington will give the command to start engines prior to Sunday's race. © Matthew T. Thacker/LAT Photo USA Matthew T. Thacker Defending winner Jimmie Johnson made the Cup Series playoffs early in 2016, winning the last season's running of the event. Getty Images Getty Images Front row Kevin Harvick in the No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford Fusion and Ryan Newman in the No. 31 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet SS are on the front row. , LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk Lesley Ann Miller Starting lineup Check out the complete starting lineup for Sunday's Monster Energy Cup Series race. Next Gallery 11 10 longest active Monster Energy Cup Series losing streaks Start Gallery » FOX Fantasy Auto Form a Racing Team, Compete for Prizes Play Now!