Logano wins Kansas pole
KANSAS CITY, KS (TheSpread) – Joey Logano claimed another pole victory on Friday, as he will start up front for the SpongeBob SquarePants 500. Here’s an updated look at the odds to win this race.
According to oddsmakers at GTBets, Kevin Harvick is now a 3/1 favorite to win, while Jimmie Johnson has 6/1 odds and Logano and Brad Keselowski each have 7/1 odds. The SpongeBob SquarePants 400 will take place from Kansas Speedway on Saturday, May 9 at 7:46PM ET.
Harvick is the points leader by 40 on the field. He has two wins and seven top 5s this year. Harvick is a one-time winner at Kansas with an average finish of 11.5 there. His driver rating at the track is 100.4, which ranks sixth in the series. Harvick will start sixth on Saturday night.
Johnson is third in the point standings, 52 points behind Harvick for first. Johnson has two wins and six top 5s on the year. Johnson is a two-time winner at Kansas and he has an average finish of 9.5 at the track. His driver rating at Kansas is 112.1, which ranks best of any driver in this race. Johnson qualified 19th for this race.
Keselowski qualified third for this race. He is currently sixth in the standings, 89 points out of first place. He has one win and three top 5s on the season. Keselowski has won one time at Kansas with an average finish of 13.1 at the track. His driver rating there is 88.1.
Logano is fourth in the standings, 59 points out of first place. Logano has one win and five top 5s. Logano is a one-time winner at Kansas with an average finish of 19.8 and a driver rating of 79.7 at the track.