With superspeedway and highway racing racing mixing up the sphere, NASCAR is now gearing up for the primary of three brief tracks on the 2023 schedule. The primary on the schedule is that this weekend at Richmond Raceway. The 0.750 mile paved monitor in Virginia is an opportunity for groups and drivers to place collectively their brief monitor package deal.
Tyler Reddick enters the weekend with all of the momentum, taking his first win of the season and his first with 23XI Racing. The win was additionally the primary of the yr for Toyota, who will little doubt be wanting ahead to profitable the Toyota Homeowners 400 on Sunday.
One other Toyota to look at subsequent weekend is Martin Truex Jr, who had a irritating finish to his promising day at Circuit of the Americas. Truex swept each races at Richmond in 2019 and in addition received there in 2021. Driver Joe Gibbs Racing would love nothing greater than to interrupt his lengthy winless streak and return to the playoffs after lacking the yr final.
Observe motion begins at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday morning with observe, adopted by qualifying for the Toyota Homeowners 400 at Richmond. Denny Hamlin (spring) and Kevin Harvick (fall) received each races right here final yr, each from the thirteenth beginning place. Hamlin and Harvick every have 4 wins at Richmond, simply behind Kyle Busch, who leads all lively drivers with six wins on the brief oval.
Race Weekend Schedule (Japanese Normal Time)
Saturday April 1
10:00 a.m. – Apply and qualifying
sunday april 2
3:30 p.m. – Race