February 6, 2023

Pete Pistone will unveil Energy Rankings every week of the NASCAR season. Try this week’s version of NASCAR Energy Rankings beneath, and take heed to SiriusXM NASCAR Radio (Ch. 90) on the SXM App now. Revisit earlier editions of our Energy Rankings right here.

The NASCAR Cup Collection traveled to upstate New York and Watkins Glen Worldwide on Sunday. Right here’s a have a look at the Energy Rankings after the Go Bowling at The Glen:

1. Chase Elliott

He was on the receiving finish of the contact with teammate Larson and when it was throughout regardless of main 29 laps, Elliott slid again within the remaining circuits and will do no higher than fourth at The Glen. Nonetheless, he did lock up the common season championship, which shall be useful in his quest for a second NASCAR Cup Collection title.

Level Standings: 1st
Final Week: 1st

2. Kyle Larson

A tough and tumble ending for Larson who made contact with Hendrick Motorsports teammate Chase Elliott battling for place on the ultimate restart. Larson prevailed and was capable of draw back from the sector on the finish of the race main simply 5 laps on his strategy to win quantity two of the season.

Level Standings: 2nd
Final Week: seventh

3. Kevin Harvick

No shot for a 3rd consecutive win for Harvick though he did spend a number of the day within the entrance of the pack. Harvick pale within the second half of the race and after beginning twenty fourth put a Twelfth-place end on the board.

Level Standings: eighth
Final Week: third

4. Joey Logano

He was in the midst of some exhausting racing Sunday afternoon that additionally included a stint on the entrance of the sector for 15 laps. Logano ended up coming house fourth for top-five end quantity seven of the season.

Level Standings: 4th
Final Week: 4th

5. Denny Hamlin

Only a full non-factor at The Glen for Hamlin who like most of his Joe Gibbs racing and Toyota teammates struggled once more on a highway course. A forgettable twentieth place efficiency for Hamlin.

Level Standings: 14th
Final Week: 2nd

6. Ross Chastain

Not within the image as a possible race winner however that doesn’t imply Chastain didn’t seize some consideration. He made contact with Austin Dillon who in flip collected Kimi Raikkonen sending the previous F1 driver out of the race, which put Chastain in the midst of extra finger pointing. Oh by the way in which he completed twenty first.

Level Standings: fifth
Final Week: fifth

7. Christopher Bell

The Joe Gibbs Racing driver needed to climb out of a significant gap after ranging from the twenty eighth place on Sunday. Bell did an admirable job coming from that deep within the discipline to cross the end line eighth at Watkins Glen.

Level Standings: seventh
Final Week: sixth

8. Chris Buescher

The late common season shock driver had one other good outing at Watkins Glen. Whereas Buescher could not have been in competition to win the race he nonetheless discovered a strategy to put his eighth top-10 end on the board and second in a row.

Level Standings: twenty first
Final Week: tenth

9. Tyler Reddick

A bitter afternoon for the motive force in pursuit of his third win of the season and one other highway course victory. Issues had been off for the Richard Childress Racing No. 8 crew at The Glen and all Reddick might muster was a seventh-place end.

Level Standings: thirteenth
Final Week: eighth

10. Daniel Suarez

It was a hard-fought afternoon at Watkins Glen for Suarez and the No. 99 Trackhouse Racing crew. However he battled again to complete fifth and has a really spectacular six top-five finishes in 2022.

Level Standings: Twelfth
Final Week: NR

Dropped Out: Kyle Busch

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