Budweiser Duel 2 Odds
DAYTONA BEACH, FL (TheSpread) – The second of two Budweiser Duels looks to be quite competitive. Here is a look at the odds to win this 60-lap race.
This race is a 60-lap race at Daytona International Speedway featuring half of the potential Daytona 500 field. The winner will start fourth on Sunday behind Jimmie Johnson while the runner-up will be sixth and so on. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Carl Edwards, Denny Hamlin and Kyle Busch are the three co-favorites, as each has 5/1 odds. Jimmie Johnson has 15/2 odds. This race takes place on Thursday at 9PM ET.
Busch is a two-time duel winner, last winning in 2013. Busch will start from the second position. Busch has a driver rating of 96.2 at this track, best of any driver.
Hamlin was a duel winner last year. It was his second duel victory. Hamlin will start 24th on Thursday. Hamlin has a driver rating of 86.4 at Daytona.
Edwards has never come away with a duel victory. Edwards will start this race in third. Edwards’ driver rating at Daytona is 79.8.
Johnson has won this race one time, which came back in 2010. He will start up front in this race and will be starting second on Sunday no matter what he does on Thursday. Johnson has a driver rating of 87.0 at this track.