Queen Noveen named Guest Announcer for NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship Pre-Race, Nov. 4

Queen Noveen named Guest Announcer for NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship Pre-Race, Nov. 4

PHOENIX (Oct. 26, 2023) – Phoenix Raceway announced today that multifaceted actor Queen Noveen will be the Guest Entertainment Announcer prior to the NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship Race on Saturday, Nov. 4. Queen will announce driver introductions, the National Anthem performance, as well as other pre-race commands.

“It’s a joy to have an exceptional voice from the world of sports and entertainment like Queen Noveen as a part of NASCAR Championship Weekend,” said Phoenix Raceway President Latasha Causey. “Her wide-ranging experience will certainly help invigorate our fans in the Valley for an exciting Xfinity Series finale.”

Queen has live-announced major events including the NFL Honors, games for the San Francisco 49ers, the MTV VMAs, MTV Movie & TV Awards, The People’s Choice Awards, and more. The characters she brings to life can be heard in today’s top video games such as Starfield, Call of Duty: Mobile, Pokémon Masters EX, Redfall, Friday the 13th and Red Dead Redemption 2 just to name a few. Her work in animated children’s series includes American Girl, Rainbow High, Lego Friends, Enchantimals, L.O.L. Surprise! House of Surprises and more. Queen’s voiceover work also extends into documentaries, books, commercials, and has appeared in various short films and theatre productions.

Only a limited number of tickets remain available for the 2023 NASCAR Championship Weekend, Nov. 3-5. The action on Friday, Nov. 3, includes the ARCA Menards Series West championship race, the Desert Diamond Casino West Valley 100, and the NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series Championship Race. On Saturday, Nov. 4, the NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship Race caps a day that also includes NASCAR Cup Series practice and qualifying.

And then on Sunday, Nov. 5, following a pre-race concert by Diplo presents Thomas Wesley, the 2023 NASCAR Cup Series Championship Race will close the season in exciting fashion. Grandstand seats sold out for the 2023 NASCAR Cup Series Championship Race in June, but a select number of infield general admission and FanShield Infield Experience tickets remain. Grandstand seats are also going fast for Friday and Saturday’s action, so fans are encouraged to visit www.phoenixraceway.com to secure their seats while supplies last.


About Phoenix Raceway

Home to NASCAR Championship Weekend since 2020, Phoenix Raceway has been the premier motorsports venue in the Southwest since 1964 and hosts two NASCAR race weekends each year. In 2023, the spring event weekend, March 10-12, kicks off the race season at Phoenix Raceway and features the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series and ARCA Menards Series. Phoenix Raceway will once again host NASCAR Championship Weekend, November 3-5. During the action-packed, three-day event, champions will be crowned in the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series and ARCA Menards Series West. Phoenix Raceway also hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including concerts, corporate meetings and conferences, charity events, weddings, holiday events, sport and endurance competitions, and driving schools. For more information, visit www.PhoenixRaceway.com and download the new NASCAR Tracks App at www.phoenixraceway.com/nascar-tracks-app/.


Celebrating its 75th Anniversary in 2023, the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States and owner of 16 of the nation’s major motorsports entertainment facilities. NASCAR sanctions races in three national series (NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR Xfinity Series™, and NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series™), four international series (NASCAR Brasil Sprint Race, NASCAR Mexico Series, NASCAR Pinty’s Series (Canada), NASCAR Whelen Euro Series), four regional series (ARCA Menards Series, ARCA Menards Series East & West and the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour) and a local grassroots series (NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series). The International Motor Sports Association™ (IMSA®) governs the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship™, the premier U.S. sports car series. NASCAR also owns Motor Racing Network, Racing Electronics, and ONE DAYTONA. Based in Daytona Beach, Florida, with offices in eight cities across North America, NASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races annually in 12 countries and more than 30 U.S. states. For more information visit www.NASCAR.com and www.IMSA.com, and follow NASCAR on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat (‘NASCAR’).