GEICO 500 NASCAR schedule kicks into high gear Sunday with the 2019 GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. The green flag drops at 2 p.m. ET. NASCAR’s top drivers will compete in a star-studded field, with Kevin Harvick, Brad Keselowski, Clint Bowyer and Denny Hamlin among the household names chasing the checkered flag.
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Place: Talladega Superspeedway – Talladega, AL
Time: 2:00pm ET
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NASCAR at Talladega 2019 as the Vegas favorites at 8-1. They’re followed closely by four other drivers going off at 10-1 in the latest 2019 GEICO 500 odds. Before locking in any 2019 Talladega NASCAR picks of your own, see the NASCAR predictions and projected leaderboard from SportsLine’s proven model.
The model is off to a strong start in NASCAR this year, calling Daytona 500 champion Denny Hamlin a top-four contender from the start. It nailed eight of the top 10 drivers at the Pennzoil 400, which included putting winner Joey Logano in its projected top five. It also called Kyle Busch’s huge win at Bristol earlier this month. Anybody who has followed its picks is way up.
McClure, who has a mechanical engineering degree, grew up around race tracks. Big events at iconic venues like Talladega Superspeedway are in his blood. Now, his model simulated the 2019 GEICO 500 10,000 times and the results were surprising.
For NASCAR at Talladega 2019, we can tell you the model is high on Kurt Busch, who makes a strong run at the checkered flag despite going off as a long shot at 18-1 NASCAR at Talladega odds. He’s a target for anyone looking for a huge payday.
One of the shocking 2019 GEICO 500 picks from the model: Denny Hamlin, one of the top Vegas favorites at 10-1, doesn’t even crack the top five. There are far better values in a loaded NASCAR at Talladega lineup.