Everything you need to know about the Axalta 400 at Pocono Raceway

Sunday afternoon’s Axalta "We Paint Winners" 400 at Pocono Raceway is race No. 14 of 36 of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.

Before drivers take the green flag, here’s everything you need to know about today’s race at the Tricky Triangle:

Green flag:

1:01 p.m. ET


11:30 a.m. ET: "NASCAR RaceDay" (FS1)

1 p.m. ET: Sprint Cup Series race (FS1)

Race distance: 160 laps, 400 miles

Track size: 2.5-mile tri-oval

Grid size: 40 cars

Rain is putting Sunday's Pocono NASCAR race in jeopardy

Forecast: Rain showers in the morning with thunderstorms developing in the afternoon, 100 percent chance of rain, high of 68 degrees

National anthem: Air Force Rock Band

Grand Marshal: Charlie Shaver, Chairman & CEO of Axalta Coating Systems

Defending race winner: Martin Truex Jr.

Front row: Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano

Starting lineup: