The 2013 Toyota Save Mart 350 is this Sunday (June 23rd 2013) at the Sonoma Raceway. Marcos Ambrose is the favorite to win in Sonoma this weekend due to his great average finish here at this track, but he has never been able to win at Sonoma yet.
Clint Bowyer is paying 11/1 to win this week after winning the race last year. Kurt Busch loves Sonoma as well and you can bet on him at 11/1 also. This is going to be a close race on Sunday and a number of drivers could emerge victorious at Sonoma.
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International Speedway Corporation, which owns DIS, announced on Tuesday that
its board of directors has approved funding to redevelop the frontstretch of
the famed 2.5-mile racetrack. Groundbreaking for the project is scheduled to
begin on July 5, which is the day before the 400-mile NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
race here, and is targeted for completion in January 2016, prior to the Rolex
24 and Daytona 500.
The redevelopment is expected to cost between $375 million to $400 million.
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Greg Biffle not only won at Michigan on Father’s Day, but he also delivered
Ford its 1,000th victory in NASCAR national touring series competition –
Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck — on the same day the
automaker had its 110th birthday.
Biffle’s win, though, did not come with ease until three laps to go when a
hard-charging Jimmie Johnson made contact with the wall when his right-front
tire went down. Johnson was running outside the top 10 for the final restart
with less than 30 laps remaining, but the five-time Sprint Cup champion
quickly moved through the continue
Biffle, who drives the No. 16 Ford for Roush Fenway Racing, had to deal with a
hard-charging Jimmie Johnson in the closing laps, but Johnson hit the wall
with just four laps to go, allowing Biffle to easily beat Kevin Harvick at the
It’s the fourth time Biffle has won a Sprint Cup race at Michigan. His most
recent win in the series came at this two-mile racetrack last August. Biffle
also gave team owner Jack Roush his 13th victory here.
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Edwards turned a lap around this fast 2-mile racetrack at 202.452 mph for his
12th career pole in the Sprint Cup Series but his first since the 2012 Daytona
500 (49 races ago). The Roush Fenway Racing driver also gave Ford its first
pole this season.
Thirteen drivers surpassed 200 mph in qualifying. When the series competed on
the track’s new surface for the first time one year ago, Marcos Ambrose set a
track qualifying record of 203.241 mph.
Kurt Busch earned the outside pole with a lap at 201.879 mph.
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