By the numbers, NASCAR couldn’t ask for a better start to the Cup Series season. Chevrolet might be undefeated through three races there, but there have been three different winners (William Byron,…

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Here are some other notable numbers from the first three races:

- Atlanta Motor Speedway was the third-closest finish in Cup Series history at .003 seconds.
** However, it was the closest margin in Cup Series history between first place (Suarez) and third place (Busch) at .007 seconds.**
**There have been 407 green flag passes for the race lead**, the most through the first three races of the year since the statistic started in 2005.
- There have been 28 different lap leaders, the second-largest number of lap leaders through the first three races in a season in the modern era (1972-2024).
**The Cup Series is averaging 37.7 lead changes per race,** the second-most in the modern era.
**The first three races have produced 23,027 green flag passes,** the most through the first three races of the year since that statistic began in 2005.

On the championship point standings side, three races have produced three different leaders (Byron, Busch, Larson).

**It’s the first time since the 2017 **season there have been three different point leaders through the first three races.