2014 Duck Commander 500 Predictions at Texas Motor Speedway

Duck Commander 500

Jimmie Johnson, as one would figure, has had his share of success at the Texas Motor Speedway with 2 wins in the last 3 Sprint Cup races that have taken place there while Kyle Busch was the winner of the race at Texas last spring which is also of no surprise. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series takes the show to the Texas Motor Speedway for Sunday action at one of the fastest and most exciting tracks on the circuit. The Duck Commander 500 will take place on Sunday afternoon at the Texas Motor Speedway with coverage starting at 3 PM ET on FOX.

Texas Motor Speedway

The Texas Motor Speedway is 1.5 miles in length with an asphalt surface and a D oval configuration with steep turn banks of 24 degrees that make for high speed racing with the NASCAR odds. The seating capacity of the Texas Motor Speedway is 191,122 and the track was opened in 1996.

Top Texas Drivers

Matt Kenseth has 23 career starts at the Texas Motor Speedway with an average start of 15.6 and average finish of 8.3 with 2 wins, 13 top 5 finishes and 16 top 10 finishes.

Jimmie Johnson has been dominant at Texas Motor Speedway, as is the case at most tracks on the Sprint Cup Series circuit, as he has 21 career starts with 3 wins, 10 top 5 finishes and 16 top 10 finishes with an average start of 8.5 and average finish of 8.71.

Denny Hamlin has 16 career starts at Texas Motor Speedway with an average start of 16.8 and average finish of 10.69 with 2 wins, 5 top 5 finishes and 9 top 10 finishes.

In 22 starts at Texas Motor Speedway Kevin Harvick has 0 wins but an average finish of 12.3 with 3 top 5 and 11 top 10 finishes with an average start of 21.1.

Tony Stewart is a man to take note of at Texas with 23 starts, 2 wins, 6 top 5 finishes and 12 top 10 finishes with an average start of 18.0 and average finish of 13.1.

The Pick

We’ll call for Jimmie Johnson in this one!