The 2019 Gander RV 400 guarantees lots of enthusiasm for NASCAR fans everywhere. Last year, Kevin Harvick claimed the NASCAR in Dover checkered flag and jump-started a dominant streak which saw him record three consecutive victories. Now, he’ll seem to defend his title at the Gander RV 400, that gets underway Sunday at 2 p.m. ET from Dover International Speedway. Kyle Busch enters Sunday’s 2019 NASCAR in Dover race as the favorite at 3-1 from the latest 2019 Gander RV 400 odds. Meanwhile, Harvick (4-1), Brad Keselowski (8-1), Martin Truex Jr. (8-1) and Joey Logano (8-1) are all going off in 8-1 NASCAR at Dover shorter or odds. Chase Elliott, that will start on the rod, opened at 12-1, but now is listed at 6-1. This year’s edition of the Gander RV 400 comes with a very talented field of motorists, so before you make any 2019 Gander RV 400 selections or input a daily Fantasy NASCAR championship on websites like FanDuel and DraftKings, you should see the NASCAR at Dover predictions from SportsLine’s established computer model.
Developed by DFS pro and SportsLine predictive data engineer Mike McClure, this proprietary NASCAR prediction computer model simulates every race 10,000 times, taking factors such as track record and recent results into account.
The model is off to a solid start in NASCAR this season, calling Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin that a top-four competition from the start. It nailed eight of the top 10 drivers at the Pennzoil 400, which included putting winner Joey Logano at its projected top five. It also known as Kyle Busch’s huge win at Bristol last month. Anybody who has followed its picks is far up.
McClure, with a mechanical engineering degree, grew up around race tracks. Events at iconic venues like Dover International Speedway are in his bloodstream. Now, his model mimicked the 2019 Gander RV 400 10,000 times and the results were surprising.
For NASCAR at Dover 2019we could inform you the model is high on Aric Almirola, making a strong run at the checkered flag despite going off as a very long shot 18-1 NASCAR at Dover chances. Almirola finished ninth last week at Talledega and has seven top-10 finishes in 10 starts so far this year. That places him 11th at the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series standings. And also the last time NASCAR ran at a one-mile track back in Phoenix, Almirola was a major variable, leading 26 laps before finishing fourth.