NASCAR at Charlotte odds, picks 2019: Model says Kyle Larson surprises at Coca-Cola 600

NASCAR will be under the lights again at Charlotte Motor Speedway Sunday day once the green flag falls in the 2019 Coca-Cola 600 at 6 p.m. ET. Joey Logano enters the 2019 NASCAR at Charlotte race as the leader in the Monster Energy Cup standings with 478 points. He’s searching for his second checkered flag of this year, and the 2019 Coca-Cola 600 odds give him an 8-1 chance to receive it. Meanwhile, Kyle Busch (3-1), Kevin Harvick (9-2) and Martin Truex Jr. (6-1) are going off in 6-1 NASCAR in Charlotte odds or shorter. This season’s race at Charlotte Motor Speedway boasts a very talented field of drivers that have experienced success at this course, so before you make any 2019 Coca-Cola 600 selections or enter a daily Fantasy NASCAR tournament on sites like FanDuel and DraftKings, check out the NASCAR in Charlotte predictions from SportsLine’s proven computer model.

Developed by DFS pro and SportsLine predictive data engineer Mike McClure, this proprietary NASCAR prediction model simulates every race 10,000 times, taking factors such as track history and recent results into consideration.


The model is off to a strong start this year, calling Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin a top-four contender from the beginning. It nailed eight of the top 10 drivers at the Pennzoil 400, which included placing winner Joey Logano at its projected top . It also called Kyle Busch’s huge win at Bristol last month.

It made some enormous calls last year, including properly projecting wins for Kyle Busch at Chicago and Martin Truex Jr. at Sonoma. It also nailed three of the top four finishers at Michigan and two of the top four at the Daytona 500. Anyone who has followed its selections is way up.

Grew up around race tracks. Big events at iconic places like Charlotte Motor Speedway are in his blood. His version simulated the 2019 Coca-Cola 600 10,000 times and the results were surprising.

For NASCAR at Charlotte 2019, we can tell you that the version is top on Kyle Larson, who makes a strong run in the checkered flag despite heading off at 16-1 Coca-Cola 600 odds. Larson is fresh off an impressive victory in the 2019 All-Star Rush at Charlotte Motor Speedway and he will look to become just the eighth driver in history to win the All-Star Race and Coca-Cola 600 in precisely the exact same year.

The 26-year-old enters Sunday’s race with assembled back-to-back top 10 finishes in Dover and Kansas. Those powerful performances have aided Larson shoot up the Dragon Energy Cup standings, and he’ll want to make up more ground by surging to the front of the package at Charlotte, where he’s had success. Prior to last week’s All-Star Rush victory, Larson had finished within the top 10 in three of his final four starts at Charlotte. In 16-1 odds, Larson presents excellent value at the 2019 Coca-Cola 600.

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