Joe Gibbs Racing is still searching for their first win of the season and with Kyle Busch coming in as defending champion tonight at Kansas Speedway, maybe they’ll finally break through with that first elusive victory. Of all the drivers we’ve picked this week, only one made both handicapping lists and he happens to be from JGR. Let’s find out who that is…
Both analysts have started out with five winning picks in eight races heading to week nine. Here are the drivers that make up this week’s race day picks report for the Toyota Owner’s 400 from Richmond International Raceway.
With only two drivers currently in the top-ten of the point’s standings, Toyota drivers look to get something going today in the Food City 500 from Bristol Motor Speedway. And thanks to dominating all three practice sessions a Toyota driver’s attempts to win for just the second time this season became that much greater.
Joe Gibbs Racing drivers have been the dominating race team the past two seasons with Kyle Busch winning the Cup Championship in 2015 and Toyota winning its first manufacturer title last season mostly due to JGR. So it should come to no surprise that three of the four drivers that make futures portfolios this week are JGR drivers.
The Daytona 500 gets the 2017 Monster Energy Cup Series season started today with many fans wondering if fan favorite Dale Earnhardt Jr. can earn a Hollywood style win today in his return to the tracks.
Greg DePalma and C.J. Radune of RotoWire.com preview Sunday’s Daytona 500, as an offseason of change finally gives way again to NASCAR‘s showcase event. Denny Hamlin is defending champion in a field that no longer includes Tony Stewart, Jeff Gordon and Carl Edwards but finds Dale Earnhardt Jr. back on the track after sitting out last year’s second half with concussion issues.
Even though the 2017 NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series season starts with the Daytona 500 on Sunday, our handicapping season begins now with our new points system. Let’s take a look at how we transformed our handicapping system in a sport bereft of parity starting with CJ Radune’s Team Penske picks to win it all.
NASCAR: A completely new look comes to the top circuit – new sponsor, race format, points system – and officials hope that translates to greater entertainment on track.
Four contenders prepare for a winner-take-all finale to the 2016 Sprint Cup season this weekend in Homestead Florida. Jimmie Johnson and Kyle Busch look to add to their legacies while Joey Logano and Carl Edwards will vie for their first Sprint Cup. >>Listen to Prime Sports NASCAR Sunday at 11:00 a.m. ET
The two remaining spots in the Chase finale at Homestead will be decided this week in Phoenix. Jimmie Johnson and Carl Edwards already have their tickets punched, and six eligible drivers will battle on the desert oval to advance. >>Listen to Prime Sports NASCAR Sunday at 11:00 a.m. ET