NASCAR Betting Lines: May Schedule
The month of May includes NASCAR betting opportunities at each of Talladega Superspeedway, Kansas Speedway, and Charlotte Motor Speedway (two races).
Here's a look at the upcoming races on the Sprint Cup Series schedule for the month of May. Find NASCAR betting lines and Sprint Cup Series futures every weekend at Bovada.
Aaron's 499 (May 4)
David Ragan was the winner of the Aaron's 499 at Talladega Superspeedway last season, with David Gilliland, Carl Edwards, Michael Waltrip, Jimmie Johnson, Regan Smith, Martin Truex Jr., Matt Kenseth, Scott Speed, and Aric Almirola rounding out the Top 10 that day. Jamie McMurray held off Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. to win the Camping World RV Sales 500 at Talladega last October.
Kansas 400 (May 10)
Matt Kenseth took the checkered flag at the spring race at Kansas Speedway last season, with Kasey Kahne, Jimmie Johnson, Martin Truex Jr., Clint Bowyer, Brad Keselowski, Jamie McMurray, Aric Almirola, Mark Martin, Paul Menard, and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. following him across the finish line that day. Kevin Harvick visited Victory Lane in the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas last October, with Kurt Busch and Jeff Gordon finishing second and third at that race.
NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race (May 17)
Jimmie Johnson won the non-points NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race both last season and in 2012, with Carl Edwards the winner in 2011, Kurt Busch the winner in 2010, and Tony Stewart the winner in 2009. Johnson has won this event four times in his career (including in 2006 and 2003), while Jeff Gordon has been the champion three times - in 2001, 1997, and 1995.
Coca-Cola 600 (May 25)
Kevin Harvick raced to the victory at the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway last season, beating Kasey Kahne, Kurt Busch, Denny Hamlin, Joey Logano, Ryan Newman, Tony Stewart, Clint Bowyer, Martin Truex Jr., and Marcos Ambrose for that title. Brad Keselowski won the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte last October, with Kasey Kahne and Matt Kenseth following him across the finish line at that event.