Odds to Win Pole Position at Pennzoil 400
Drivers start your engines. It is time for a spring-fling in the Nevada desert with the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Pennzoil 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway the first weekend of March. The NASCAR Weekend in Vegas begins long before Friday, March 1, with an additional two days, Wednesday and Thursday, with special events.
Wednesday’s Dirt Track at LVMS and their sponsors open the gates to the public at 3:00 p.m. PT for the World Of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series FVPP Platinum Battery Showdown and practice for the Star Nursery 100 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West.
Thursday finds the gates opening at 3:00 p.m. PT for the Opening Ceremonies of World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series FVP Platinum Battery Showdown and Star Nursery 100 NASCAR K&N Pro Series West feature races.
Pennzoil 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Vitals
Track Length: 1.5 Miles
Race Length: 400 Miles (267 laps = 400 miles)
First Race: March 1, 1998 – Las Vegas 400
Banking in Corners: 20 degrees
Banking on Frontstretch: 9 degrees
Bank on Backstretch: 9 degrees
Frontstretch: 2,275 feet
Backstretch: 1,572 feet
Stage Lengths: Stage 1 ends at Lap 80; Stage 2 ends at Lap 160; Final stage ends at Lap 267
Qualifying Record: Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 196.378 mph (27.498 sec.); March 4, 2016
Race Record: Brad Keselowski, Ford, 154.633 mph, (02:35:24); March 9, 2014
— Qualifying for the Monster Energy Cup Series Pennzoil 400 takes place on Friday, March 1 at 7:40 p.m. local time.
In the 22 years of this Las Vegas NASCAR event only one driver has qualified for the pole and followed that with a race victory which was Kyle Busch in 2009.
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