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2018 Frontstretch Cup: Quaker State 400

Welcome to the 11th season of the Frontstretch Cup, a year-long competition in which the Frontstretch staff and guests from around the NASCAR world attempt to predict the winner of each Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race.

This season, we are joined by driver Corey LaJoie.

Think you can do better? Leave your picks in the comments.

How it works

Each week, Cup drivers will be ranked in order of their respective FanDuel price. With 39 drivers on the Kentucky entry list, competitors select one driver ranked from 1-10 and one driver from 11-39. They choose the two drivers they believe will either win the race or finish well.

2018 Scoring System

Each driver will receive points on an inverted finishing position system. For example:

1st = 40
2nd = 39
3rd = 38
4th = 37
and so on.

There will be a five-point bonus for the winning driver.
There will be a 10-point bonus if both drivers finish first/second.
There will be a five-point deduction per driver for DNFs.

There will also be no limit to the number of times a driver can be picked throughout the season.

Without further ado, here are this week’s rankings.

Quarker State 400 picks

Writer/GuestDriver 1Driver 2
Amy HendersonKyle BuschJimmie Johnson
Ava LadnerKyle BuschRyan Blaney
Bryan GableKevin HarvickErik Jones
Bryan KeithKyle BuschRyan Blaney
Christian KoelleKurt BuschJimmie Johnson
Clayton CaldwellMartin Truex Jr.Ryan Blaney
Corey BrewerMartin Truex Jr.Ryan Blaney
Dan GreeneKyle BuschErik Jones
Davey SegalKevin HarvickJimmie Johnson
Dustin AlbinoMartin Truex Jr.Aric Almirola
Greg DavisKyle BuschRyan Newman
Joseph WolkinKyle BuschRicky Stenhouse Jr.
Mark HowellKevin HarvickRyan Blaney
Matt MclaughlinMartin Truex Jr.Ryan Blaney
Michael MassieBrad KeselowskiRyan Blaney
Wesley CoburnKyle BuschErik Jones

Standings following Daytona

RankChangeWriter/GuestPointsBehindRacesWinsTop 5Top 10DNF
1Bryan Gable107118619245
2Michael Massie1045-2618412244
3Wesley Coburn1032-3918514195
4Dustin Albino995-7618612206
5Ava Ladner994-7717614175
6Corey Brewer992-7918415225
7Mark Howell988-8318112194
8Amy Henderson957-11418314187
9Clayton Caldwell927-14418211205
10Vito Pugliese924-14718711204
11Matt Mclaughlin919-15218314197
12John Haverlin917-15417311173
13Dan Greene911-16016312175
14Bryan Keith886-18515412195
15Christian Koelle878-1931728204
16Davey Segal844-22718511169
17Joseph Wolkin781-2901638166
18Frank Velat679-3921318144
19Mike Neff617-4541239113
20Greg Davis605-4661129114
21Corey LaJoie483-588103483
22Tom Bowles452-6198248
23Drew Mongiello290-78162443
24Michael Finley39-1032111
25Rick Lunkenheimer39-1032111
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About Corey Brewer

Corey Brewer made the move to Frontstretch to follow his dream of covering the sport of NASCAR. He is a die-hard motorsports fan and an avid player of daily fantasy sports.

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