The Chase for the Sprint Cup is now in full swing, with the drivers of NASCAR's top circuit getting set to compete in races at Kansas Speedway, Charlotte Motor Speedway, Talladega Superspeedway, and Martinsville Speedway this month.
Here's a look at the upcoming races on the Sprint Cup Series schedule for the month of October. Find NASCAR betting lines and Sprint Cup Series futures at Sportsbook.
Hollywood Casino 400 (October 6)
Matt Kenseth, Martin Truex Jr., Paul Menard, Kasey Kahne, and Tony Stewart were the top five drivers at the Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway last season, with Clint Bowyer, Regan Smith, Brad Keselowski, Jimmie Johnson, and Jeff Gordon rounding out the Top 10. Kenseth also won the STP 400 on the track back in April.
Bank of America 500 (October 12)
Clint Bowyer took the checkered flag in the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in 2012, beating Denny Hamlin, Jimmie Johnson, Greg Biffle, Kyle Busch, Mark Martin, Carl Edwards, Kasey Kahne, Joey Logano, and Martin Truex Jr. across the finish line. Kevin Harvick was the Sportsbook of the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte back in May.
Camping World RV Sales 500 (October 20)
Matt Kenseth visited Victory Lane in the October event at Talladega Superspeedway last season, with Jeff Gordon, Kyle Busch, David Ragan, Regan Smith, Greg Biffle, Brad Keselowski, Travis Kvapil, Ryan Newman, and Jeff Burton making up the rest of the Top 10. Ragan won the Aaron's 499 at Talladega back in May.
Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 (October 27)
Jimmie Johnson won the TUMS Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway last fall, ending up ahead of Kyle Busch, Kasey Kahne, Aric Almirola, Clint Bowyer, Brad Keselowski, Jeff Gordon, Brian Vickers, Bobby Labonte, and Greg Biffle that day. Johnson also finished first in the STP Gas Booster 500 at Martinsville back in April.