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Complete start list for the Enjoy Illinois 300 at World Wide Technology Raceway


After an action-packed first fourteen NASCAR Cup Series races, the circus arrived for the first time at World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois. Fans are also eagerly awaiting the start of another exciting race this Sunday, June 5, 2022. The Enjoy Illinois 300 will go live on FOX and MRN at 3:00 p.m. ET.

The 15th race of the 2022 NASCAR season will be contested on a 1.25 mile long track. 36 drivers will compete for more than 240 laps on the oval-shaped track.

Motorsports journalist Bob Pockrass shared the starting lineup for the first Enjoy Illinois 300 on his official Twitter account:

SundayFS1 (ET)2-NASCAR RaceDay3:42-Cup race, stages 45-95-100, 10 sets of tires, fuel 70-75 lapsNWS: 80s, 10% rain https://t.co/NltAX4iKFW

In Saturday’s qualifying races, Stewart-Haas Racing driver Chase Briscoe claimed the first pole of his NASCAR Cup Series career at a speed of 138.274 mph. Team Penske driver Ryan Blaney will share the front row with Briscoe after lapping 137.775.

They will be followed by Christopher Bell (137.56), Tyler Reddick (137.514) and All-Star Race winner Ryan Blaney (137.468) in the top 5.

Last week’s Coca-Cola 600 winner Denny Hamlin (137.363), Aric Almirola (137.112), Joey Logano (137.112), Harrison Burton (137.078) and Ross Chastain (136.903) rounded out the top 10.


NASCAR 2022 Enjoy the Illinois 300 starting lineup

Here are the starting positions for the 36-car grid at World Wide Technology Raceway:

Row 1

1. #14 – Chase Briscoe

2. #2 – Austin Cindric (R)

Row 2

3. #20 – Christopher Bell

4. #8 – Tyler Red Dick

Row 3

5. #12 – Ryan Blaney

6. #11 – Denny Hamlin

Row 4

7. #22 – Joey Logan

8. #10 – Aric Almirola

Row 5

9. #21 – Harrison Burton (R)

10. #1 – Ross Chestnut

Row 6

11. #45 – Kurt Busch

12. #18 – Kyle Busch

Row 7

13. #19 – Martin Truex Jr.

14. #41 – School Custer

Line 8

15. #5 – Kyle Larson

16. #9 – Chase Elliott

Row 9

17. #34 – Michael McDowell

18. #23 – Bubba Wallace

Row 10

19. #7 – Corey The Joy

20. #4 – Kevin Harvick

Row 11

21. #43 – Erik Jones

22. #38 – Todd Gilliland (R)

Line 12

23. #99 – Daniel Suarez

24. #24 – William Byron

Row 13

25. #48 – Alex Bowman

26. #42 – Ty Dillon

Row 14

27. #47 – Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

28. #31 – Justin Haley

Row 15

29. #3 – Austin Dillon

30. #6 – Brad Keselowski

Row 16

31. #51 – Cody Ware

32. #17 – Zane Smith

Row 17

33. #77 – Josh Bilicki

34. #78 – BJ McLeod

Row 18

35. #16 – AJ Allmendinger

36. #15 – Parker Kligerman





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