What: The Profit on
Where: Phoenix International Raceway (one-mile oval), Avondale, Ariz.
When: Friday, practice (
Race distance: 312 miles, 312 laps.
Fast facts: The race is the first to use the new group qualifying format. The fastest 12 cars after the opening 30-minute session will compete for the pole in the final 10-minute session. At tracks 1.25 miles or longer, there will be three rounds of qualifying. …