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

NASCAR heads straight back to another intermediate track this week as the Pennzoil Oil 400 will comprise a 1.5-mile race, which favors the Cup Series’ top drivers. But it presents a challenge than Atlanta Motor Speedway, past week, in which Brad Keselowski won.

This course is much flatter than that of tire wear and Atlanta will probably be less of a problem. So, last week, this week motorists such as Kyle Larson, who had the fastest car on the track, might have less to worry about on that front.

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But the truth is, he’s got a chance to win this season while Keselowski sort of came from nowhere to win weekly. Keselowski has finished no worse than seventh over his past seven races there and has three career wins at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

As he has a chance to win again, he has become the guy you look at when performing evaluations for this race.

But while we would really like to select him, we are going to go with Martin Truex Jr., who’s coming from a second-place finish in Atlanta and has finished third, fourth and first in his last three races at Nevada, respectively.

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