Bojangles' Southern 500 Odds
The 2017 NASCAR Monster Energy Series returns to action after a week off with the Bojangles’ Southern 500. Here is a look at the odds to win this race.
According to the latest oddsmakers, Kyle Busch and Martin Truex Jr. are co-favorites this week, as each has 7/2 odds. Other short odds to win are Kyle Larson (9/2) and Denny Hamlin (7/1). The Bojangles’ Southern 500 takes place Sunday night at 6PM ET from Darlington Raceway in Darlington, South Carolina.
Busch is now second in the point standings, 101 points behind Truex Jr. for first. He has two wins this year with nine top-5 finishes. Busch has one win in 12 races at Darlington in his career. His average finish at the track is 12.8, while his driver rating there is 104.2.
Truex Jr. is the points leader right now thanks to his four wins and 10 top-5 finishes in 2017. Truex Jr. also has one win at Darlington in his career. His average finish at the track is 11.6 and his driver rating there is 96.5.
Larson is third in the point standings, 106 points out of first. Larson has three wins this year to go with 10 top-5 finishes. Larson has yet to win at Darlington in three attempts, but his average finish there is 7.0 and his driver rating is 96.6.
Hamlin has climbed up to fifth in the point standings. He has one win this year with nine top-5 finishes. Hamlin has one win at Darlington in 11 races. He has an average finish of 6.3 at the track and his driver rating there is 107.9.