The Big 3 will look to keep their dominance as NASCAR heads to the next road-course race of this year: the GoBowling at the Glen 220.
Even though Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. are understandably the favorites once again, on this 2.45-mile monitor at Watkins Glen there are bound to be a couple of drivers, which one might not anticipate, threatening the leaders.
AJ Allmendinger has only two top-10 finishes this year, however using four top-10s in his last five races at the Glen such as a win in 2014, he will be at or near the top all day as his competitive nature plays well on those street courses — even if Watkins Glen isn’t as technically challenging as Sonoma.
Denny Hamlin might not be quite the same type of sleeper pick as Allmendinger, however with five top-10 endings — including four in the top 5 in his past five road-course races — that the 37-year-old has to be optimistic he can catch his first win of the season in New York on Sunday.
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