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.
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.
Christopher Bell secures a Championship 4 bid with a Homestead Miami victory in the NASCAR Cup Series 4Ever 400 on Sunday afternoon.
The NASCAR Cup Series returned to the state of Florida one final time in the 2023 season. The race at Homestead-Miami Speedway. This track has its own unique characteristics despite its simple layout. Drivers will find speed all over the track with many of them daring to run inches off the wall. Different grooves are available with all having benefits and downsides. Teams can pick their poison to see which offers the fastest line.
Christopher Bell Wins at Homestead for a NASCAR Cup Series playoff berth in the Championship 4 title race at Phoenix.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. – In one of the most thrilling NASCAR Cup Series Playoff races of the season, Joe Gibbs Racing driver Christopher Bell rallied from a frustrating race start to lead the final 16 laps of Sunday’s 4EVER 400 presented by Mobil 1 at Homestead-Miami Speedway to earn a second straight appearance into the Championship 4.
Kyle Larson clinches a championship 4 berth with a victory at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in the NASCAR Cup Series South Point 400 on Sunday.
The NASCAR Cup Series is coming down the home stretch with three races remaining before the grand championship finale. The field found themselves back out west racing at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. After an unpredictable second round in the playoffs, the field anticipated Las Vegas as a chance to settle in for the third round. Las Vegas Motor Speedway is the only traditional speedway left to be raced, so teams looked to take full advantage of the opportunity.