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DraftKings NASCAR Lineup Picks: Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway

Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway

Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway

Trying to pick your optimal DraftKings lineup for the NASCAR race on April 23 at 2 pm ET on FOX: the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway? Our fantasy NASCAR experts are ready to help. 

Here's what our optimal driver lineup looks like.

Kevin Harvick ($10,400)

In the past two seasons (2015-2016) Harvick has an average finish of 12.0, and has led 16.2% of laps. He won at Bristol last August and finished seventh in April. We like everything about this pick. And, unlike Kyle Busch, he's not as boom-or-bust at Bristol. 

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Kyle Larson ($10,100)

In five of the past six races this season, he's finished second or better. He's on a hot streak and we're riding it. 

Dale Earnhardt Jr. ($8,600)

He finished well (fifth) in the Auto Parts 500 a couple of weeks back and overall his record at Bristol is solid: one win, eight top fives, 16 top 10s. Plus, he finished second in last year's Food City 500. And he has the second-best average finish at Bristol of any active driver.

Jamie McMurray ($8,000)

A quality sleeper pick. In seven races this season, he has scored four top 10s. In 10 of McMurray’s last 11 starts at Bristol, he placed top-20 or better. He’s led 179 career laps at Bristol and owns an average finish of 16.5. Since 2015, McMurray has run 80.6% of his laps in the top 15.

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. ($7,100)

After four years of competition at NASCAR's top level, Stenhouse has just seven top-5 finishes. Three of those have come at this track, where he was a a surprise second last August. 

Matt DiBenedetto ($5,700)

For the price, he can't be beat. He posted an average finish of 11.5 in two Bristol starts last season.