NASCAR at Las Vegas: Odds, prediction, sleepers, drivers to watch for Pennzoil Oil 400

August 31, 2019

NASCAR heads straight back to another intermediate course this week as the Pennzoil Oil 400 will feature a 1.5-mile race, which favors the Cup Series’ top motorists. Nonetheless, it introduces a challenge than Atlanta Motor Speedway, where Brad Keselowski won.

This track is considerably more affordable than that of Atlanta and tire wear will probably be less of a problem. So, this week drivers such as Kyle Larson, who had the fastest car on the track for the vast majority of the first two stages last week, could have to worry about on this front.

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However, the truth is, he has a great chance to win this time while Keselowski sort of came from nowhere to win last week. Keselowski has three career wins at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and has finished no worse than seventh over his past seven races there.

As he has a chance to win , he has to be the first guy you look at when performing tests with this race.

But while we would really like to pick him, we will go with Martin Truex Jr., who is coming off of a second-place end in Atlanta and has finished third, fourth and first in his past three races at Nevada, respectively.

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