Justin Haley, who surprised the NASCAR world when he won at Daytona in just his third Cup start, will return to the track at the Daytona 500. Joining him will be his Xfinity team Kaulig Racing, who will make their first Cup start.
Twelve drivers will battle it out over seven races for the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series championship.
With the Xfinity Series heading to Darlington, various teams will sport special throwback liveries.
In just his third Cup Series start, Justin Haley is a race winner after becoming the leader in a very bizarre, rain-shortened Coke Zero Sugar 400 at Daytona.
Justin Haley will make his Monster Energy Cup Series début in Sunday’s Talladega race.
Crew chief Nick Harrison, who had been involved in NASCAR for over a decade, has died at the age of 37.