The 2015 Sprint Cup Series season has three events on tap for April, with the circuit’s drivers getting a chance to pay out on the NASCAR betting lines with races at Texas, Bristol, and Richmond.
The April schedule gets underway with the Duck Commander 500 at Texas Motor Speedway on April 11, and then continues with the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on April 19. The final event on the slate for the month will then be the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond International Raceway on April 25.
Here’s an overview of each of the races coming up this month. Find NASCAR betting lines and Sprint Cup Series futures every weekend at Bodog.
Duck Commander 500 (Texas Motor Speedway, April 11)
Joey Logano will be looking for back-to-back wins at the Duck Commander 500, as he took the checkered flag at the race last season and paid out on the Sprint Cup odds ahead of Jeff Gordon, Kyle Busch, Brian Vickers, Kyle Larson, Greg Biffle, Matt Kenseth, Clint Bowyer, Paul Menard, and Tony Stewart. Jimmie Johnson visited Victory Lane at the AAA Texas 500 at the track last November.
Food City 500 (Bristol Motor Speedway, April 19)
Carl Edwards is the defending champion at the Food City 500, crossing the finish line ahead of Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Aric Almirola, Tony Stewart, Marcos Ambrose, Denny Hamlin, Jeff Gordon, Kasey Kahne, Brian Vickers, and Kyle Larson last season at the race. Joey Logano was the winner of the Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol last August.
Toyota Owners 400 (Richmond International Raceway, April 25)
Joey Logano was the winner of the Toyota Owners 400 at Richmond in 2014, with Jeff Gordon, Kyle Busch, Brad Keselowski, Matt Kenseth, AJ Allmendinger, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Ryan Newman, Carl Edwards, and Martin Truex Jr. making up the rest of the Top 10 drivers at that event. Brad Keselowski took the checkered flag in the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond last September.