My #5 pick is hot coming out of Darlington getting his first win of the year, #20 Erik Jones. Erik has just two starts here, no wins and one Top 5. That one Top 5 was a 2nd place finish last year. He has great notes from Joe Gibbs Racing and rolls in here #4 hottest over the last six weeks. 

My #4 pick is a former winner here, #4 Kevin Harvick. Kevin has 18 starts, a win in 2003 and six Top 5’s. He is my #2 rated flat track driver and #5 hottest over the last six weeks. His last five stops were all Top 10’s and two of them were Top 5’s.

My #3 pick is my #1 ranked flat track driver and a two time former winner here, #18 Kyle Busch. Kyle comes in pretty confident getting wins in 2015 & 2016. Kyle has a total of 14 starts, the two wins and five Top 5’s. Kyle is also #2 hottest over the last six weeks and #1 rated on flat tracks.

The #2 driver is the defending champion of this race, #2 Brad Keselowski. Brad has nine starts, the win last year and just two Top’s 5. Brad got his two Top 5’s in his last two stops. He our #7 rated driver on flat tracks and is #4 hottest.    

My #1 pick has never won here but is the hottest shoe, #11 Denny Hamlin. Denny is #1 hottest over the last six weeks and his team Joe Gibbs Racings is the #1 team with more wins than any other team. Here, Denny has 13 starts, no wins and five Top 5’s. Four of his last five finishes here were Top 5’s. He is the #3 ranked flat track driver.

Monday look for our preview of the SOUTH POINT 400 from Las Vegas Motor Speedway.