Ryan Blaney captures his first NASCAR Cup Series title; Ross Chastain wins at Phoenix Raceway in the Championship Race on Sunday.
AVONDALE, Ariz. – For the first time in ten years of the elimination Playoff format, the NASCAR Cup Series champion failed to win the title race—not that it mattered one bit to 2023 champion Ryan Blaney.
Join host Sharon Burton and co-host Jay Husmann on Fan4Racing Radio for our Martinsville 2NASCARRaceReview and Hot Topics Sound off with the Fan4Racing Crew!
In this episode…
We start with Short Track news. Afterward, we have a quick ARCA West and NASCAR Truck Series update. Then, we comment on the post-race media interview with the NASCAR Xfinity Series winner, JustinAllgaier, driver of the No. 7 JR Motorsports Chevrolet.
In the second half-hour, we review the NASCAR Xfinity and NASCAR Cup Series elimination races atMartinsville Speedway.
We end this episode with our Hot Topics Sound-Off discussion with the Fan4Racing crew!
Ryan Blaney is In the NASCAR Cup Series Championship 4 with a victory at Martinsville Speedway in the Xfinity 500 on Sunday afternoon.
The NASCAR Cup Series returns to Martinsville Speedway for the final cutoff race that decides which four drivers are racing for the 2023 championship title. Martinsville Speedway is a great track to host such a high-caliber race. Eight drivers shrink to just four left to contend for the championship at Phoenix. With two drivers already winning, just two spots remain for the taking at Martinsville. Kyle Larson and Christopher Bell are safe, with six Round of 8 drivers seeking the two remaining spots.