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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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.

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