When: Sunday, March 4, 2018
Where: Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV
Defending Champion: Martin Truex Jr..
The Dragon Energy NASCAR Series heads to Las Vegas for the next race of the season, the Pennzoil 400, a 267-lap, 400-mile race held at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, which is located just a few miles north of The Strip. The Las Vegas Motor Speedway is one of the most complete racing complexes in the world, including road paths, a 3/8 mile oval, a dirt trail and a state-of-the-art drag racing facility.
The game’s elite will be gunning their automobiles around each turn in hopes of winning the Pennzoil 400’s unique championship buckle, in place of the customary trophy. This twist can be pegged to the city’s boxing customs.
The race occurs in the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, March 4, at 3:30 p.m. ET and will be televised by FOX.
This past year, Brad Keselowski was outside front and pulling away, apparently headed to victory in Sunday’s NASCAR race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Then abruptly a parts failure induced Keselowski to slow, letting Martin Truex Jr. to catch and move him with 2 laps remaining in the Pennzoil 400. The victory was Truex’s first of the season and eighth of his career.
Jimmie Johnson holds the record for most wins but he hasn’t won the race since 2010. Matt Kenseth has three wins along with his final coming in 2013.
Defending champion Brad Keselowski, Carl Edwards and jeff Burton have two wins each.
Roush Fenway Racing has the most team wins seven but none because 2011 while Hendrick Motorsports has five wins but not one since 2010. Joe Gibbs Racing, Stewart-Haas Racing and Team Penske have two wins each.
Concerning manufacturer wins, Ford has two wins in vegas while Chevrolet has seven while Toyota has two and Dodge has one.
Pennzoil 400 Race Prediction
Preview: Kevin Harvick is the favored coming into the race after his dominating win in Atlanta last week. Harvick crossed the line nearly 3 seconds quicker than second-place finisher Brad Keselowski, a lifetime in NASCAR terms. He’s putting together a number of his finest performances, and also the veteran will seem to cut into current point leader Joey Logano’s lead. Continue…
Which driver will take victory lane at Las Vegas Motor Speedway?
Sin City will get its first and only taste of NASCAR Sprint Cup action, when the Pennzoil Tools 400 cruises to Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
There are generally 36 Nascar Sprint Cup races and 35 Xfinity Series races per season, whilst Formula 1 generally runs 17-19 races.
This means there are a great deal more gambling opportunities in NASCAR, and better rivalry deep to the year.
Bet Pennzoil 400 Racebook Odds
As you consider NASCAR odds you may want to try to remember that the first season results do not mean much in the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Just because a driver won in Daytona or Phoenix International Raceway, does not mean that they will do well in NASCAR gambling odds in Las Vegas.
The track is different, the atmosphere differs and there are few guarantees in NASCAR odds in Vegas.
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