NASCAR betting odds for drivers to win the 2016 GEICO 500 at Talladega

Last week at Richmond, Junior started in 16th place and finished in 13th. Bowyer started in 39th and finished in 33rd place. He has two wins in this race (2006, 2011) for two wins over the track. Junior’s career earnings will go over $100 million in 2016 from NASCAR Sprint Cup prize money.

T-18. Dale Earnhardt, Jr. – 8 to 1 odds

T-5. For his career, Brad Keselowski has 18 wins in 242 starts.

Both drivers looking for first wins in 2016. Kurt Busch, Martin Truex, Jr. While one might think a driver going for his 3rd straight win would be lower odds, Carl Edwards has yet to win this race or win at Talladega. Here is a list of the betting odds for the NASCAR drivers to win the 2016 GEICO 500.

In addition to listing the betting odds for each driver also listed are how many wins each drivers has in 2016, how many wins each driver has in this race and at Talladega. McMurray has seven career wins in 483 starts and he started in 27th last week and finished in 16th place.

Austin Dillon is making his 95th career NASCAR Sprint Cup race start in the GEICO 500 and he’s still looking for his first win. Kurt Busch has 27 wins in 549 starts while Martin has just three wins in 378 starts.

T-10. He has a win at Las Vegas in 2016. Tony Stewart, Kyle Larson – 30 to 1 odds each

Matt Kenseth started in 13th place and finished in 7th last week at Richmond. Kasey Kahne, Chase Elliott, Jamie McMurray – 25 to 1 odds each

At relatively high odds of 8 to 1, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Brad Keselowski – 12 to 1

Last week Denny Hamlin started in 5th place and finished in 6th. He has one win in this race (2010) for one win over the track. Ryan Newman, Clint Bowyer – 40 to 1 odds each

Brad Keselowski started in 6th last week and finished the race in 11th place. Kyle Larson is making his 85th career start this week looking for his first career win.

T-5. For his Sprint Cup career, Joey Logano has 14 wins in 264 starts.

Tony Stewart started in 18th place last week in his NASCAR return and finished in 19th. All three are looking for their first wins in 2016. Keselowski has two wins in this race (2009, 2012) and three wins (2014) over the track. Carl Edwards – 12 to 1

12. For his career, Junior has 26 wins in 586 starts. Kyle Busch has wins this season at Martinsville and Texas. Kevin Harvick – 12 to 1

After winning the last two NASCAR Sprint Cup races at Bristol and Richmond, Carl Edwards is 12 to 1 to win again this week for his 3rd straight win. For his career, Jimmie Johnson has 77 wins in 516 races.

After starting in 9th place last week Kyle Busch got passed on the last lap by teammate Edwards and he finished in 2nd place. Neither driver has any Sprint Cup wins at Talladega. He started in 11th place last week and finished the race in 20th.

Kevin Harvick had the pole last week but ended the race in 5th place. Kasey Kahne has 17 career wins in 441 starts and ran good last week too starting in 8th and finishing in 4th. For his career, Kyle Busch has 36 wins in 399 starts.

T-5. Matt Kenseth – 12 to 1

T-13. For his career, Taony Stewart has 48 wins in 591 starts but has not won a race since 2013. Logano is looking for his first win in 2016 but he did win the fall race at Talladega last year for his lone win over the track. He has one win in this race (2008) for his lone win over the track. For their careers, Ryan Newman has 17 wins in 521 starts and has not won since 2013 and Clint Bowyer has eight wins in 370 starts and he has not won a race since 2012.

The 2016 GEICO 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup race is taking place this Sunday, May 1, 2016, at the Talladega Speedway in Lincoln, Alabama with a 1:19 pm EDT start time and the race is on TV on FOX. – 15 to 1 odds each

T-5. Chase Elliott is a rookie making his 15th start this week looking for his first career win and he ran OK last week starting in 23rd and finishing in 12th. For his career, Matt Kenseth has 36 wins in 587 starts.

Field of all other drivers – 25 to 1

T-3. Kyle Busch – 12 to 1

Both these drivers at 15 to 1 odds each are looking for their first wins in 2016. Last week, Ryan Newman started in 14th and finished in 18th place. Hamlin won this race in 2014 for his lone win over the track. Junior has come close this year but he’s still looking for his first win in 2016. Harvick has a win this season at Phoenix. For his career, Denny Hamlin has 27 wins in 371 starts.

Of these three drivers at 25 to 1 odds each, Jamie McMurray has two wins at Talladega (2009, 2013) and the other two have none.

T-16. Neither driver has ever won this race but Clint Bowyer does have two wins at Talladega (2010, 2011). He has never won this race and has just one win (2008) at Talladega. Kurt Busch started in 7th last week and finished in 10th. is the betting favorite this week to win the 2016 GEICO 500. Denny Hamlin – 9 to 1

Jimmie Johnson started started and finished in 3rd place last week in Richmond. Austin Dillon – 20 to 1. He’s looking for his first win 2016 and first win in this race but he does have one win (2012) at Talladega. Junior is likely favored here because he’s won this race three times including last year and he has six career wins at Talladega. Jimmie Johnson – 11 to 1

T-5. For his career, Carl Edwards now has 27 wins in 418 starts.

2. He won the Daytona 500 to start the season for his only win in 2016 so far. He has wins this season at Atlanta and California. For his NASCAR Sprint Cup career, Kevin Harvick has 32 wins in 547 starts.

Joey Logano started in 2nd last week and finished the race in 8th. Joey Logano – 11 to 1

1. The NASCAR Sprint Cup career racing stats are also listed for each driver along with comments.

Good luck to all the NASCAR drivers and especially the bettors this week at the 2016 GEICO 500 at Talladega!

T-3. Martin ran well at Richmond starting in 22nd and finishing in 9th place

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