Bashas' Supermarkets 200 Odds
AVONDALE, AZ (TheSpread) – The 2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series kicks off the NASCAR weekend on Saturday with the running of the Bashas’ Supermarkets 200.
Oddsmakers have Kyle Busch as the favorite to win this race, as he has been given 3/1 odds to prevail. Other short odds to win the race are Denny Hamlin (4/1), Kevin Harvick (9/2), and Brad Keselowski (6/1).
Busch is the two-time defending champion of this race and he also won in 2008. Busch finished 18th in last week’s Nationwide race. Busch owns 51 wins in this series in 223 races. He has 40 wins over the last four seasons.
Hamlin has never won this race and he finished 32nd in last week’s Nationwide event. Hamlin owns 11 victories in 129 career races in this series.
Harvick won this race back in 2006. Harvick is making his first Nationwide appearance of the year in this race, but he has 34 career wins in the series in 245 races. He hasn’t won a Nationwide race since 2010.
Keselowski finished second in last week’s Nationwide race. He is a former series champion and he owns 17 wins in 169 career races. Keselowski has had at least four victories in the Nationwide series in the last three seasons.
The Bashas’ Supermarkets 200 will take place Saturday, March 3 from Phoenix International Raceway at 4:45PM ET. For complete odds and track information on this year’s event, see below.
Odds to win the Bashas’ Supermarkets 200 – 2012 Bashas’ Supermarkets 200 – Phoenix International Raceway – Saturday, March 3, 2012
Kyle Busch 3/1
Denny Hamlin 4/1
Kevin Harvick 9/2
Brad Keselowski 6/1
Joey Logano 8/1
Ricky Stenhouse 8/1
Sam Hornish Jr 10/1
Kasey Kahne 12/1
Elliott Sadler 18/1
Austin Dillon 18/1
Danica Patrick 25/1
Justin Allgaier 30/1
Field (Any Other Driver) 6/1
2012 Bashas’ Supermarkets 200 Information
Race Date: Saturday, March 3, 2012
Location: Phoenix International Raceway, Avondale, Ariz.
Pre-Race: 4PM ET
Green Flag: Approx. 4:45PM ET
TV Coverage: ESPN2
Radio Coverage: MRN
Track Type: Oval (200 laps)