Everything you need to know for the Auto Club 400 Chase Wilhelm Mar 26, 2017 at 11:25a ET Sunday's Monster Energy Cup Series race at Auto Club Speedway is race No. 5 of the 2017 season, wrapping up NASCAR's three-race West Coast swing. Following four second-place finishes in the last five races, dating back to Homestead in 2016, Kyle Larson will attempt to break into Victory Lane from the pole. Jimmie Johnson and Joey Logano will both start from the rear after failing to take time in Friday's qualifying session. With that said, here's everything you need to know before drivers take the green flag in Southern California: Getty Images Robert Laberge Green flag The green flag will drop on Sunday's Auto Club 400 at 3:50 p.m. ET. NASCAR via Getty Images Brian Lawdermilk Tune-in NASCAR RaceDay: 1:30 p.m. ET (FS1) Monster Energy Series race: 3 p.m. ET (FOX) NASCAR Victory Lane: 8 p.m. ET (FS1) Getty Images Robert Laberge Grid size Thirty-nine drivers are in the field for the fifth race of the 2017 Monster Energy Cup Series season. Track size Auto Club Speedway, located in Fontana, Calif., is a 2-mile D-shaped oval with 14 degrees of banking in the turns and 11 degress of banking on the frontstretch. Stages and race distance Sunday's 400-mile race will be completed in 200 laps, with Stage 1 ending at Lap 60, Stage 2 at Lap 120 and then an 80-lap sprint to the finish. Forecast The forecast for Sunday in Fontana calls for a mostly sunny skies, a high of 69 degress and a 10 percent chance of rain. National Anthem Singer/songwriter Skylar Stecker will sing the National Anthem during pre-race festivities. Flyover A pair of F-18's from VFA-14 in Lemoore, Calif. will soar over the 2-mile track prior to the race. Getty Images Getty Images Honorary guests Command to start engines: Scott Eastwood Honorary starter: Latin singer Pepe Aguilar Honorary pace car driver: Actress Kaitlin Olson NASCAR via Getty Images Brian Lawdermilk Milestone day Dale Earnhardt Jr. will make his 600th Cup start in Sunday's race, second behind Matt Kenseth (618) among active drivers with the most starts. © Russell LaBounty/LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk Russell LaBounty Defending winner Jimmie Johnson surpassed Dale Earnhardt on the all-time Premier Series wins list with his victory in last year's event at Auto Club. Getty Images Robert Laberge Front row Kyle Larson and Denny Hamlin will lead the field to the green flag in Sunday's event. © Nigel Kinrade/LAT Images www.latphoto.co.uk AP Starting lineup See where your favorite driver will start in the Auto Club 400. Next Gallery 17 16 winners of NASCAR’s West Coast Swing races Start Gallery » FOX Fantasy Auto Form a Racing Team, Compete for Prizes Play Now!