All-Star Race Charlotte Motor Speedway

Date: Sat, May 21th, 2016
Track: Charlotte Motor Speedway
Location: Charlotte, NC
Distance:135miles
Laps: 90

NASCAR Betting Online: If you?re looking for the best advice for NASCAR betting, you?ve certainly come to the right place. Here at Bookmaker sportsbook we?re previewing the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race which takes place on May 21st, 2016 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina, featuring Denny Hamlin, Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick.

Denny Hamlin captured the 2015 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race for the Joe Gibbs Racing team and returns as the reigning champion at this year?s race which takes place on May 21st, 2016 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina. Considering his success at this race last year, Hamlin should be favored in NASCAR betting.

The NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race is an annual exhibition race between Sprint Cup drivers that debuted in 1985. The race is not worth any points in the Sprint Cup season but a lot is on the live for the competing drivers at as this race currently boasts a $1 million prize.

Denny Hamlin captured the 2015 race here in North Carolina and became the first Toyota driver ever to win this event. He also captured two Sprint Cup Series victories last season, winning the STP 500 in March and the myAFibRisk.com 400 in September to finish ninth overall in the Sprint Cup Series standings. Hamlin had a strong start to 2016 as well, winning his first ever Daytona 500 on February 21st. In all, the 35-year-old has captured 27 wins on the Sprint Cup circuit. He is still looking for his first championship of his career, but was the runner-up in the standings in 2010.

Track Details
Completed: 1959 5° straights
Distance: 1.5 miles Frontstretch: 1,980 feet
Shape: Quad-oval Backstretch: 1,500 feet
Banking: 24° turns Seating: 165,000

2015 Nascar Sprint All Star Race Schedule

Saturday, May 21: NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race
8:00 AM 10:00 PM Will call open
8:00 AM 10:00 PM Tom Johnson campground open
8:00 AM Post-race Ticket office open
8:00 AM 1 hr. post Gift Shop open
10:00 AM 7:00 PM Play Zone open
10:00 AM 11:30 PM Fan Zone open (displays begin to close at green flag)
10:30 AM 7:00 PM Credential office open
1:00 PM 7:00 PM Fan Stage activities (Fan Zone)
2:00 PM 6:00 PM CMS p it pass access
2:00 PM Post-race Spectator gates and suites open
2:00 PM Post-race Whisky River open (Ford concourse)
3:15 PM 4:25 PM Andy Grammer pre-race concert (turn 1 infield
7:10 PM 8:00 PM Sprint All-Star Race qualifying (Three laps, w/Pit Stop
8:35 PM 8:55 AM Sprint All-Star 000Race pre-race show
9:00 AM TBD Sprint All-Star Race; 50 laps/50 laps/13 laps
8:00 PM Circle K/Kangaroo Express infield store open
8:00 AM 10:00 PM Tom Johnson campground open
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Gift Shop open
9:00 AM 5:00 PM Ticket office open
12:00 PM 5:00 PM NASCAR Hall of Fame
12:00 PM 6:00 PM RPDE Race Rides

 

2016 Results

Pos Driver Team Maker Time Speed
1 Joey Logano Shell Pennzoil Ford 01:43.4 182.408
2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Ford 01:52.0 183.237
3 Dale Earnhardt Jr Mountain Dew Chevrolet 01:52.2 179.366
4 Carl Edwards ARRIS Surfboard Toyota 01:52.3 181.044
5 Kurt Busch Haas Automation/Monster Energy Chevrolet 01:52.8 181.415

Past Winners

YEAR DRIVER TEAM MAKER PRIZE
2014 Jamie McMurray Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet $1,035,734
2013 Jimmie Johnson Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet $1,039,175
2012 Jimmie Johnson Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet $1,071,340
2011 Carl Edwards Roush Fenway Racing Ford $1,203,000
2010 Kurt Busch Penske Racing Dodge $1,078,309

 

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