February 2, 2023

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It was a wild and unpredictable afternoon for NASCAR at Kansas Speedway. Right here’s a have a look at the Energy Rankings after the AdVent Well being 400:

1. Chase Elliott

A irritating day for Elliott after a flat tire despatched him into the infield and he was actually caught within the mud. Regardless of pacing the sector for ten laps, Elliott left Kansas with a really disappointing Twenty ninth-place end.

Level Standings: 1st
Final Week: 1st

2. Kyle Busch

A dashing penalty and a pair dangerous stops on pit highway weren’t sufficient to decelerate Busch from ending third at Kansas. He led 16 laps and has now completed within the top-10 in six of the final seven races.

Level Standings: third
Final Week: third

3. Ross Chastain

A little bit of an ethical victory for Chastain personally on Sunday as he scored his first profession Kansas top-10 in seven Cup Collection begins on the one-mile observe.

Level Standings: fifth
Final Week: 2nd

4. Christopher Bell

The pole sitter rebounded from blown tire when he had the lead for one more sturdy outing in Kansas. Bell’s fifth-place run was the Joe Gibbs Racing driver’s seventh top-10 of the 2022 season.

Level Standings: sixth
Final Week: sixth

5. Kurt Busch

The veteran driver scored the thirty fourth win of his Cup profession in dramatic style. Busch led 116 laps however needed to battle Kyle Larson for the lead earlier than getting forward for the ultimate 9 laps to attain the win, the second for 23XI Racing and Busch’s first as a member of the crew behind the wheel of the No. 45 Toyota.

Level Standings: 18th
Final Week: NR

6. Kyle Larson

What a day of journey for Larson who was one other driver that fought again from adversity. He made an unimaginable save, battled eventual winner Kurt Busch for the win late within the going and finally ended up within the runner-up place for his third top-two of the season.

Level Standings: Ninth
Final Week: tenth

7. William Byron

His follow-up to the earlier week’s disappointment within the controversial Darlington end wasn’t a lot to jot down residence about. Byron had a number of challenges all through the course of his day and left Kansas with a disappointing Sixteenth-place end.

Level Standings: 4th
Final Week: third

8. Ryan Blaney

The Crew Penske driver by no means actually mounted a lot of a problem in Kansas considerably too the shock of many. A top-10 for Blaney, who stays searching for his first victory within the 2022 season.

Level Standings: 2nd
Final Week: eighth

9. Alex Bowman

A nondescript day in Kansas for Bowman who had larger hopes given his previous efficiency on the observe. The Hendrick Motorsports driver got here residence with a top-10 end and a Ninth-place efficiency.

Level Standings: eighth
Final Week: seventh

10. Joey Logano

His weekend began out on a bitter word when Logano had a difficulty in observe and was compelled to begin the race on the rear of the sector. Though he did work his method via the pack, finally extra challenges for Logano mired him again to a Seventeenth-place end.

Level Standings: seventh
Final Week: fifth

Dropped Out: Martin Truex Jr.

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