May 27, 2018
Charlotte Motor Speedway
NASCAR Sprint Cup
First race: 1959
Distance: 600 miles (965.606 km)
Coca Cola 600 is held each year on the last weekend in May at the Lowe's Motor Speedway in Charlotte, North Carolina, it has gained a growing TV viewership year after year.
It has even begun to rival even the wild popularity of the Indy 500, held on the same day. In fact, there is presently only a one-hour span between the end of the Indy 500 and the start of the Coca Cola 600, making the entire day a boon for avid race betting fans. For millions of NASCAR fans, the Coca-Cola 600 and the Indy 500 mark the official beginning of summer.
Covering a total of 600 miles, the Coca-Cola 600 is the longest NASCAR Nextel Cup Series race and the longest car race over an oval circuit anywhere in the world. Legendary drivers Bobby Allison and Darrell Waltrip lead the list of historic winners, but Jimmie Johnson is coming up fast with three straight straight Coca-Cola 600 wins in 2003, 2004, and 2005.
Between the unique length of the race and all of the previous history behind it, there are plenty of easons to bet on this exciting race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. The Coca-Cola 600 betting odds are a definite must for any NASCAR fan, so get the latest driver odds for this Sprint car race at the Concord, North Carolina.
2017 Coca-Cola 600 Winner: Austin Dillon.
2016 Coca-Cola 600 Winner: Martin Truex Jr.
2015 Coca-Cola 600 Winner: Carl Edwards
2014 Coca-Cola 600 Winner
Jimmie Johnson finally won his first race of the 2014 Sprint Cup season, holding off late runs by Kevin Harvick and Matt Kenseth.
2013 Coca-Cola 600 Winner
Kevin Harvick wins 2013 Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Harvick pulled away from Kasey Kahne on a restart with 11 laps left to win the Coca-Cola 600 for the second time in three seasons.
2012 Coca-Cola 600 Winner
Kasey Kahne wins 2012 Coca Cola 600. Greg Biffle led 204 of the 400 laps at Charlotte Motor Speedway, but Kahne held off Denny Hamlin, who wasn't very close finishing second by 4.295 seconds.
2011 Coca-Cola 600 Winner
Kevin Harvick wins 2011 Coca Cola 600. When Kasey Kahne ran out of gas on the final restart in the lead, Dale Earnhardt Jr. moved into the top spot. As Kahne and Jeff Burton wrecked behind him, no caution was thrown and the fan favorite took the white flag in the lead. Going down the backstretch on the final lap, Earnhardt Jr. ran out of gas, allowing Kevin Harvick to take the lead coming off the final corner.
2010 Coca-Cola 600 Winner
Kurt Busch won at Charlotte Motor Speedway for the second consecutive week as he won the 2010 Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night. Sunday’s win for Busch came eight days after he won the Sprint All-Star last Saturday.
2009 Coca-Cola 600 Winner
In 2009, first-time winner of Reutimann, who parlayed a strategic call by crew chief Rodney Childers into the unlikely victory. NASCAR stopped the race five laps later and then waited more than two hours through intermittent rain before making the results official with 340 of 600 miles completed.
2008 Coca-Cola 600 winner: Kasey Kahne/Richard Petty Motorsports
2007 Coca-Cola 600 winner: Casey Mears/Hendrick Motorsports