Byron eyeing steady progression as Cup Playoff's No. 1 seed
William Byron begins the NASCAR Cup Series postseason as the No. 1 seed with five wins and the most playoff points, marking a career year for him. Byron had initially aimed for three wins but exceeded expectations. Despite some challenges, he feels confident and prepared for the playoffs. In the past, Byron’s highest seeding was fifth, but this year he tops the playoff grid. Byron recognizes the importance of playoff points and hopes to accumulate more. He aims to improve on last year’s performance and believes this postseason could be his best yet.