When: Sunday, March 4, 2018
Where: Las Vegas, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, NV
Defending Champion: Martin Truex Jr..
The Monster Energy NASCAR Series heads to Las Vegas for the third race of the season, the Pennzoil 400, a 267-lap, 400-mile race held in the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, which is located just a couple miles north of The Strip. The Las Vegas Motor Speedway is one of the most complete racing complexes in the world, including road courses, a 3/8 mile oval, a dirt trail and a state-of-the-art drag racing centre.
The game’s elite will be gunning their cars around each turn in hopes of winning the Pennzoil 400’s special championship buckle, in place of the customary trophy. This exceptional twist can be pegged into the city’s boxing customs.
The race takes place at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, March 4, at 3:30 p.m. ET and will be televised by FOX.
Last year, Brad Keselowski was out front and pulling away, apparently headed to victory in Sunday’s NASCAR race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Then suddenly a parts failure caused Keselowski to slow, allowing Martin Truex Jr. to catch and pass him with 2 laps remaining in the Pennzoil 400. The victory was Truex’s first of the year and eighth of his career.
Jimmie Johnson holds the record for most wins in the track with four but he hasn’t won the race. Matt Kenseth has three wins with his final.
Defending winner 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 none since 2010. Joe Gibbs Racing, Stewart-Haas Racing and Team Penske have two wins each.
In terms of manufacturer wins, Ford has two wins in Las Vegas while Chevrolet has seven while Toyota has two and Dodge has one.
Pennzoil 400 Race Prediction
Preview: Kevin Harvick is your favored coming into the race after his dominating win in Atlanta last week. Harvick crossed the line almost three seconds quicker than second-place finisher Brad Keselowski, an eternity in NASCAR terms. He is putting together some of his finest performances, and the veteran will look to cut to existing stage leader Joey Logano’s lead. Continue…
Which driver will take victory lane in Las Vegas Motor Speedway?
Sin City will get its first and only taste of NASCAR Sprint Cup activity, when the the Pennzoil Tools 400 cruises to Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
There are usually 36 Nascar Sprint Cup races and 35 Xfinity Series races per season, while Formula 1 generally runs 17-19 races.
This implies there are a lot more betting opportunities in NASCAR, and greater competition deep into the year.
Bet Pennzoil 400 Racebook Odds
As you consider NASCAR chances you might want to remember that the first season results don’t mean much at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Just because a motorist won in Daytona or Phoenix International Raceway, does not mean they will succeed in NASCAR betting odds in Las Vegas.
The track differs, the air is different and there are few guarantees in NASCAR odds in Vegas.
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