Toyota Care 250 Race Preview from Richmond Friday April 25th, 2014

2014 Toyota Care 250

The NASCAR Nationwide Series will head to Richmond, VA for the Toyota Care 250 that will run on Friday night with a scheduled starting time of 7 PM ET. Brad Keselowski was the winner of the Nationwide Series race at Richmond last spring and was also the winner in 2010 with Kurt Busch winning the 2012 spring race and Denny Hamlin taking the checkers in 2011 and 2008 with Kyle Busch scoring a win in 2009.

Top Nationwide Drivers at Richmond

Kyle Busch has been as dominant in Nationwide Series races at Richmond International Raceway as he has been in the Spring Cup Series there. Busch has 17 career Nationwide Series starts at Richmond with an average start of 8.4 and average finish of 6.4 as Busch has a total of 4 wins with the Nationwide Series odds at Richmond with 11 top 5 and 14 top 10 finishes.

Kevin Harvick has 24 career Nationwide Series starts at Richmond with an average start of 8.2 and average finish of 6.8. Harvick has 6 career Nationwide Series wins at Richmond with 16 top 5 finishes and 19 top 10 finishes.

Matt Kenseth has 20 career starts in the Nationwide Series at Richmond with an average start of 11.0 and average finish of 7.8 with 0 wins but 12 top 5 finishes and 16 top 10 finishes.

Brad Keselowski has a total of 14 career starts in the Nationwide Series with an average start of 12.3 and an average finish of 14.0. He has 3 career Nationwide Series wins at Richmond with 7 top 5 finishes and 7 top 10 finishes.

Elliott Sadler has 21 career Nationwide Series starts at Richmond with an average start of 19.3 and average finish of 15.2. Sadler has yet to post a Nationwide Series win at Richmond but has 2 top 5 finishes and 8 top 10 finishes in Nationwide Series action at Richmond.

Regan Smith has an average start of 21 and average finish of 21 in 8 career Nationwide Series starts at Richmond with just 2 top 10 finishes.

The Pick

We’ll call for Elliott Sadler in this one as the value pick!