Coke Zero 400 Picks
Which driver will emerge from the lights of Daytona as the winner of the Coke Zero 400? Here are our suggestions to win.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Dale Earnhardt Jr. is a 6/1 favorite to win this race. Other short odds to win are Denny Hamlin and Jimmie Johnson, who each have 19/2 odds. The Coke Zero 400 takes place Saturday night at 8:04PM ET from Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. is desperate to get a win and now he comes to his best track. Dale Jr. has four wins at Daytona and an average finish of 13.3, which is tops for any driver in the field. His driver rating there is 95.3, which ranks second in today’s field. Given his need for a win and this being the last run at Daytona, look for Dale Jr. to be aggressive tonight.
Kyle Busch has 12/1 odds to win tonight, but we think that is a steal. Busch has the top driver rating of today’s field at 95.4. He holds a win at Daytona as well. This season, Busch has a total of three wins and tonight could be his fourth if he can avoid the big wreck.
Kevin Harvick also has 12/1 odds to win tonight. He is a two-time winner at Daytona International Speedway and an average finish of 15.4. Harvick is the current points leader because of his consistent ability to stay near the front. Look for that to continue tonight and for him to push for the win.