When: Sunday, March 4, 2018
Where: Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV
Defending Champion: Martin Truex Jr..
The Monster Energy NASCAR Series heads to Las Vegas for the next race of this season, the Pennzoil 400, a 267-lap, 400-mile race held in the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, which is located only 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 track and a state-of-the-art drag racing facility.
The sport’s elite will be gunning their cars around every turn in hopes of winning the Pennzoil 400’s unique championship buckle, in place of the customary trophy. This unique twist can be pegged into the boxing customs of the city.
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.
This past year, Brad Keselowski was out front and pulling away, seemingly 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 two laps remaining from 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 but he has not won the race. Matt Kenseth has three wins with his last coming in 2013.
Defending winner Brad Keselowski, Carl Edwards and jeff Burton have two wins each.
Roush Fenway Racing has the most team wins with 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 following 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 a number of his best 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 activity, when the Pennzoil Tools 400 cruises to Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
There are generally 36 Nascar Sprint Cup races and 35 Xfinity Series races each season, whilst Formula 1 generally runs 17-19 races.
This implies there are a great deal more gambling opportunities in NASCAR, and greater rivalry deep into the year.
Bet Pennzoil 400 Racebook Odds
As you believe NASCAR chances you may choose to try to remember that the early season results don’t mean much at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Just because a motorist won in Daytona or Phoenix International Raceway, doesn’t mean that they will do well in NASCAR betting odds in vegas.
The monitor differs, the air is different and there aren’t many guarantees in NASCAR odds in Vegas.