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JULY 27TH, 2012
Curtiss Shaver 400 Preview and Odds
Crown Royal presents the Curtiss Shaver 400 at the Brickyard After a week off, the NASCAR circuit gets back to action at famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Crown Royal presents the Curtiss Shaver 400 at the Brickyard. This 2.5-mile track is oval-shaped with 9° turns and perfectly flat straightaways that each measure 3,330 feet (0.63 miles). Paul M.....
JULY 6TH, 2012
Coke Zero 400 Preview and Odds
The NASCAR drivers will race for the second straight time under the lights when they start their engines in Daytona Beach, FL on Saturday night for the Coke Zero 400 powered by Coca-Cola. Daytona International Speedway, completed in 1959, is a 2.5-mile, tri-oval track with huge bankings (31° turns, 18° tri-oval banking). The frontstrech measures 3,800 feet.....
JUNE 29TH, 2012
Quaker State 400 Preview
After surviving the Sonoma road course last week, the NASCAR circuit moves to the more traditional “cookie cutter” track at Kentucky on Saturday night. The Kentucky Speedway opened in 2000 in a 1.5-mile tri-oval shape. All the turns have an identical banking of 14°, making it one of the flattest of the six other similar tracks (Atlanta, Charlotte, Texas.....
JUNE 22ND, 2012
Toyota/Save Mart 350 Preview
The NASCAR drivers take to the road, literally, Sunday when they tackle Sonoma’s road course. The course was originally constructed in 1968 as a 2.52-mile course, but was re-designed in 1998 to the current 1.95 miles, increasing the distance of the event to its current 218.9 miles covering 110 laps. The course, used strictly for NASCAR events, has 10 turns.....
JULY 29TH, 2011
NASCAR Hits the Brickyard
After taking last week off NASCAR's Sprint Cuppers restart their engines Sunday with the running of the Brickyard 400 at historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway (1:15 pm Eastern, ESPN). Two weeks ago Ryan Newman led a race-high 119 laps on his way toward winning the Lenox Industrial Tools 301 at New Hampshire. In doing so Newman provided his financial backer.....
MAY 23RD, 2011
NASCAR Sprint Cup Futures Update – May
The 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup series remains in Charlotte this week for the traditional Memorial Day running of the Coca Cola 600 this upcoming Sunday. This follows last Saturday night’s All-Star race, which was a non-points event. There have been 11 point races so far this season and as expected there are quite a few familiar names in the top 10 of the curre.....
APRIL 20TH, 2011
NASCAR Sprint Cup Point Standings Update – April 20th
The first eight races of the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup season are in the books and while there are quite a few of the same names atop the current point standings that were also in last year’s Chase, there are few newcomers to the party most notably NASCAR’s most popular drive Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Indy legend Juan Montoya. Sportsbook.com currently has K.....
MAY 14TH, 2010
Autism Speaks 400 Betting Preview
The "Monster Mile" at Dover International Speedway isn't kind to everyone. Bettors should take that into account when handicapping Sunday afternoon's Autism Speaks 400 in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. The same drivers tend to succeed year-in, year-out on the 1-mile track. Over the past four races at Dover, the top seven drivers in overall points are Ji.....