Kyle Larson Is The Favorite To Win The 2022 Coca Cola 600

Odds Show Kyle Larson Claiming Back-To-Back Coca Cola 600 Titles

Kyle Larson won last years Coca Cola 600, at +350 odds and will be looking to repeat – this year at +700 odds.

CONCORD, NC – The Annual Coca Cola 600 is set for Saturday at 6 p.m. ET and oddsmakers have a lot of drivers with close odds to take first place. Kyle Bush is entering the race with momentum, winning the Food City Dirt Race on April 17, 2022 and is favored to finish top three.

Odds To Win Coca Cola 600

Kyle Larson +600
Chase Elliott +650
Kyle Busch +700
Martin Truex Jr. +900
Ryan Blaney +1100
Kevin Harvick +2500
Austin Dillon +4000

Starting off with the favorite, Kyle Larson has recorded 17 cup wins since 2016, won the Auto Club Speedway and received second in the Kansas Speedway this season. Larson won the Coca Cola 600 last year, with +350 odds before the race started.

Looking at the other Kyle, Busch won this race in 2018, making him the first racer of his time to win all 23 of the Cup Series that were active at that time.

Results From The 2022 Season

Racer
Number
Type Of Car
Top Finisher
Top Five
Top Ten

Kyle Larson
5
Chevrolet
1
6
7

Kyle Busch
18
Toyota
1
4
9

Austin Dillon
3
Chevrolet
0
3
6

Betting On The Top Finishers

With only two racers winning this Cup Series twice in their career (Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr.), bettors have a chance for legal sports betting that does not require picking the outright winner, but still offers odds with a high potential payout.

Odds For Top Five Finish

Kyle Larson +115
Kyle Busch +125
Chase Elliott +135
Martin Truex Jr. +155
Kevin Harvick +420
Austin Dillon +650

Odds For Top 10 Finish

Kyle Larson -275
Kyle Busch -240
Chase Elliott -225
Martin Truex Jr. -200
Kevin Harvick +120
Austin Dillon +175

The opportunity for betting on NASCAR expands with these top finisher bets. One can receive favorable odds for racers with the underdog mentality to at least finish in the top 10, without taking the odds on an underdog winning the whole race.

In last years Cup Series, Chase Elliott finished in second place, but had -135 to finish top five and +135 odds to finish top three.

There are also prop bets for betting on the winning car type.

Odds For Winning Car Brand

Chevrolet -105
Toyota +150
Ford +325

The Case For The Longshots

Austin Dillon and Kevin Harvick both have long odds to win this cup series, but have both done it in the past.

Being his first ever Cup Series win, Dillon took first place in the Coca Cola 600 in 2017, and had a very similar season to the 2022 season.

Stats Before He Won In 2017

First Place Finishes – 0
Top Five Finishes – 3
Top Ten Finishes – 4

Stats In The 2022 Season

First Place Finishes – 0
Top Five Finishes – 3
Top Ten Finishes – 6

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Ben Fiore

Ben has been an avid sports fan his whole life and mostly follows football and basketball, both professional and collegiate. He has been covering topics that vary from Super Bowl prop bets to articles about the generated revenue from regulated sports betting. He is currently finishing his Editing, Writing, and Media Degree at Florida State University, with a minor in Business. Diving into the world of sports betting, he is ecstatic to work in an area that has combined his two passions of sports and writing.

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