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2022 NASCAR Cup Series Fall Texas Race Page

Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500
Sunday, September 25, 2022
Texas Motor Speedway
Time: 3:30pm/et
TV: USA -  Radio: PRN, Sirius XM NASCAR

Race-Specific News

Race Information

Pit Stall Selections: The selections of pit stalls for the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway have been made.
Pole winner #6-Brad Keselowski chose pit stall 1.
Outside pole sitter #22-Joey Logano took the sixth stall.
See all pit choices on the Texas Motor Speedway Pit Stall page.

#6-Brad Keselowki won the Busch pole for the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway with speed of 188.990mph for his first pole of the year, second at Texas Motor Speedway and 18th of his career.
#22-Joey Logano will start second followed by #24-William Byron, #8-Tyler Reddick, #34-Michael McDowell, #9-Chase Elliott, #3-Austin Dillon, #11-Denny Hamlin, #5-Kyle Larson, and #99-Daniel Suarez.
Playoff drivers not in the top-10: #2-Austin Cindric, 11th, #1-Ross Chastain, 12th, #12-Ryan Blaney, 14th, #48-Alex Bowman, 17th, #20-Christopher Bell, 22nd, and #14-Chase Briscoe, 30th.
36 teams were entered so everyone made the race.
See the complete qualifying results and the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 Starting Lineup.

Texas Motor Speedway – Qualifying Fast Facts:
Brad Keselowski won the Pole Award for the 18th Annual AutoTrader EchoPark Automotive 500 with a lap of 28.573 seconds, 188.990 mph.
This is his 18th pole in 479 NASCAR Cup Series races.
This is his first pole and seventh top-10 start in 2022.
This is his second pole in 27 races at Texas Motor Speedway.
Joey Logano (P) (second) posted his 16th top-10 start of 2022 and his 17th in 27 races at Texas Motor Speedway.
William Byron (P) (third) posted his third top-10 start at Texas Motor Speedway. It is his 13th in 30 races this season.
Austin Cindric (P) (11th) was the fastest qualifying rookie.
(NASCAR)

Qualifying Order

Practice for the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway is over:
#3-Dillon 187.643
#8-Reddick 187.526
#48-Bowman 186.974
#22-Logano 186.838
#43-Jones 186.683
Slowest: #78-McLeod 180.524
Most laps run: #8-Reddick, 27
Best 10 consecutive lap avg (of 8 drivers): #22-Logano, 185.528
See the fastest speeds, best 10 consecutive lap average, laps run on the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 Practice speeds page.

Crew Rosters

The entry list for the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway is posted, 36 teams/drivers [for 40 spots] are listed.
Some of the drivers entered include: #15-Smithley, #16-Gragson, #77-Cassill.
See the full entry list on the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 500 Entry List page.

Goodyear Fast Facts — Texas Motor Speedway

TandemDraft Stats: Cup Series Edition – Texas


Weekend on-track schedule (Central Time)

Thursday, September 22
4:30 PM NCS ROOKIE MEETING (VIRTUAL)
5:00 PM NCS DRIVER / CREW CHIEF MEETING (VIRTUAL)

Friday, September 23
12:00 PM-5:00 PM NCS GARAGE OPEN
12:00 PM-5:00 PM NCS INSPECTION IN PROGRESS

Saturday, September 24
8:30 AM-2:00 PM NCS GARAGE OPEN
11:30 AM-12:15 PM NCS PRACTICE (GROUP A & B)
12:15 PM-1:30 PM NCS QUALIFYING (IMPOUND) (GROUP A & B / SINGLE VEHICLE, 1 LAP, 2 ROUNDS)

Sunday, September 25
11:30 AM NCS GARAGE OPEN
2:00 PM NCS DRIVER INTRODUCTIONS (STAGE)
2:30 PM (3:30 PM/ET) NCS RACE (STAGES 105/210/334 LAPS = 501 MILES)
8:00 PM Approx NCS HAULERS EXIT