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The Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 is an annual 500-lap NASCAR Cup Series stock car race held at the 0.526-mile (0.847 km) Martinsville Speedway inThe Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 is an annual 500-lap NASCAR Cup Series stock car race held at the 0.526-mile (0.847 km) Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia. It had no name from 1950 to 1955, before taking the name Virginia 500 in 1956. It is the first of two races at the track, the other one being the Xfinity 500 in the NASCAR playoffs. Longtime sponsor Goody's Powder returned as a race sponsor for the 2007 spring race with their new orange-flavored brand with the race title being Goody's Cool Orange 500; the Goody's 500 was originally the name of the fall race, which since 2008 has also been sponsored by the British pharmaceutical conglomerate, as the TUMS QuikPak 500. The race on April 1, 2007, was the second race for NASCAR's car design, the Car of Tomorrow. This event is currently the twelfth race of the season. It was previously the sixth race of the season and the first race where current points standings (instead of the previous year, as in the first five races) determine exemptions. Martin Truex Jr. is the most recent winner of the race, having won it in 2020. In 2020, Blue-Emu took over naming rights for the race as part of a multi-year deal with NASCAR.Unlike other races, the trophy is in the form of a grandfather clock, which has been a tradition since 1964.