A total of 36 cars — each of the charted teams — will contest the 2022 NASCAR Cup Series finale at Phoenix Raceway.
All drivers will make the field come Sunday, Nov. 6, barring any entry list changes.
Garrett Smithley returns to Rick Ware Racing’s No. 15 for his sixth start of 2022.
After missing multiple races due to injury, Alex Bowman is back for the season finale in Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 48.
The finale is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 6, at 3 p.m. ET, with TV coverage from NBC.
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