2013 Cheez-It 355 Predictions
WATKINS GLEN, NY (ATS Consultants) - TheNASCARSprint Cup moves toWatkins Glen International for the Cheez It 355.
Marcos Ambrose has won the last two Sprint Cup races at Watkins Glen. This is the 22nd race on the 2013 Sprint Cup Series schedule. Tony Stewart holds the record for most wins at Watkins Glen with five. Stewart is out this weekend with a broken leg.
Ambrose loves this road course. He has an average finish of 7:36 in 11 career starts. He has 10 top 10 finishes. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Ambrose is a 4/1 favorite to win this weekend's race.
Gordon has 41 career starts with nine wins in road course racing. He has an average finish of 11:44. He won three straight at Watkins Glen in the late nineties.
Edwards has five top five finishes and 9 top 10 finishes on road courses. He has an average finish of 12.65 in 17 career starts on road course.
2013 Cheez-It 355 Race Information
Race Date: Sunday, August 11
Location: Watkins Glen International, Watkins, Glen, New York
Pre-Race: 12PM ET
Green Flag: 1:19PM ET
TV Coverage: ESPN
Track Type: Road Course (90 laps)
Last year: Marcos Ambrose
Runner-up: Brad Keselowski.
Qualifying record: Juan Pablo Montoya, 2012 (127.020mph)
Race Record: Mark Martin, 1995 (103.030mph)