With Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick & Martin Truex Jr. already in the final four at Homestead, one more driver will clinch a spot following today’s race at Phoenix International Raceway.
After winning last week at Martinsville, Kyle Busch is the first driver to claim a spot for Homestead as a second driver looks to punch his ticket today from Texas Motor Speedway.
With the most feared race of the playoffs now behind us, Sunday’s Alabama 500 at Talladega Superspeedway turned out to be nothing short of heart-wrenching.
Greg DePalma, PSN motorsports analyst C.J. Radune and Eric Smith of Race Review Online look back at the opening round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup playoffs and preview Round 2, as Eric offers up a surprise pick to be among the next group eliminated after Kansas.
Now that the checkered flag has fallen on the opening round of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, we find there really weren’t many surprises to come out of the three-race stage.
Greg DePalma, Kenny Bruce of NASCAR.com and PSN motorsports analyst C.J. Radune look ahead to this weekend’s start of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup playoffs, where they agree on three of the four cars they expect to reach the final showdown at Homestead. They also talk about which driver and team changes lie ahead, plus Dale Earnhardt Jr.‘s pending retirement.
Kyle Larson looks for the sweep at Michigan International Speedway after also winning at the other 2-mile track at Fontana earlier this season.
Kyle Busch goes for his third consecutive win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway which happens to be the last track he’s won at in the Monster Energy Cup Series.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will participate in his final race at Daytona International Speedway as a full-time race car driver later tonight. Dale Jr. is still searching for his first win of the season and first since 2015 as he starts the race from the pole.
Here are the updated Monster Energy Cup Series Championship odds including this week’s future plays prior to the Pocono 400 from Pocono Raceway.