NASCAR heads 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. Nonetheless, it introduces a challenge than Atlanta Motor Speedway, past week, where Brad Keselowski won.
This track is much more affordable than that of tire wear and Atlanta will be less of a problem. So, a week this week drivers like Kyle Larson, who had the fastest car on the track, might have to worry about on that front.
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But the fact is, he has a fantastic chance to win this time while Keselowski sort of came out of nowhere to win weekly. Keselowski has finished no worse than seventh over his last seven races there and has three career wins at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
He has become the first man you look at when performing evaluations as he has a opportunity.
But while we'd really like to select him, we will go with Martin Truex Jr., who is coming from a second-place finish in Atlanta and has finished third, first and fourth in his past three races at Nevada, respectively.
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