Expert NASCAR Betting Preview: 2018 Food City 500

Posted by Derrick Harper on April 13, 2018 in

The Food City 500 is a tradition that runs along every year as part of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. The race is held at the historic Bristol Motor Speedway in Tennessee. The event turned to Food City 500 in support of Steve Byrnes. Last season, Jimmie Johnson took the checkered flag in Bristol. Based on the latest Odds to Win, let’s take a look at the NASCAR Betting Preview for the 2018 Food City 500.

Expert NASCAR Betting Preview: 2018 Food City 500

Kyle Busch

  • NASCAR Betting Odds to Win: 7/2

Part of the Joe Gibbs Racing team, Busch has won this event three times in his career. Busch is 32 and from Las Vegas. He has won 50 events, and been in the Top 10 112 times, and taken 20 poles. Busch is a very experienced driver and one that is always at the top when it comes to winning big events.

Kevin Harvick

  • NASCAR Betting Odds to Win: 9/2

It’s been 13 years, but Kevin Harvick has won the Food City 500 before. Harvick, 42 from California drives the 4 Ford Fusion car for the Stewart-Haas racing company. Harvick has 40 wins and over 300 times he has finished in the Top 10. He is listed 2nd to win the Food City 500 behind Busch.

Martin Truex Jr

  • NASCAR Betting Odds to Win: 6/1

Truex Jr is seeking his first win at the event in Bristol. He is 37 years old out of New Jersey. Truex Jr has been coming onto his own recently on the track.

Martin Truex Jr is one of the NASCAR Betting favorites to win the 2018 Food City 500.

He is seeking the 17th win of his career, one that started slow, and has burst into action as of late.

Kyle Larson

  • NASCAR Betting Odds to Win: 7/1

One of the youngest racers out on the track for this race is Kyle Larson. He will drive the 42 Chevrolet car and is seeking the 6th win of his career. Larson has finished in the Top 10 three times at Bristol, so it appears he is just a matter of time away from really busting out and winning this time. Larson is listed at 7/1 odds to win the Food City 500.

There is a look at the Food City 500 odds. Best of luck with all your betting for this great event. In the end – we are going to go with Kevin Harvick to win the event. We like the ability of Harvick, and his experience will put him over the top. Kevin Harvick is our pick to win. Best of luck and enjoy the race!