Ryan Blaney was only a 2nd placer in the Xfinity 500, yet his feat sealed Ford’s entitlement to NASCAR’s Manufacturers’ Championship in the 2020 Cup Series. Actually, Ford claimed its second consecutive title as Manufacturers’ Champion during the last three seasons, while Ford’s Mustang, which debuted in last season’s series, recorded its first championship win in the 2020 Cup Series.
Ford won the much coveted title by beating the other manufacturers by garnering 18 wins achieved by Ford’s NASCAR race drivere: namely Kevin Harvick who tops the list with a series-best of nine wins. Brad Keselowski claimed four (4), Joey Logano won three (3), Ryan Blaney and Cole Custer both achieved one (1) qualifying.
Ford Performance Motorsports Global Director Mark Rushbrook acknowledge owing their second-in-a row victory to the dedication not only of the race teams but also to Roush Yates Engines, being the heart that pumps life into the Ford Mustang. Director Rusbrook tells of how everyday, they all work together to put the best Mustang that they can send weekly to the NASCAR tracks.
The Ford Performance Director added that seeing all their efforts rewarded through the Manufacturers’ Championship Cup presents a true testament of the engineering strength working inside the Ford Motor Company; whilst giving their customers and employees added sense of pride.
NASCAR fans expect that more exciting Ford wins are about to come as both Team Penske drivers Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski have great potential to clinch the NASCAR Cup Series at the Phoenix Raceway on Sunday (Nov. 08) Ford’s Development Driver Chase Briscoe and another Team Penske driver Austin Cindric are still to compete on Saturday (Nov. 07), while Ford’s driver for the Truck Series, Grant Enfinger is all set to compete on Nov 06, in the NASCAR Truck Series crown, Gander RV & Outdoors.
While the Driver’s Championship titles are more prestigious, the Manufacturers’ Cup is of great significance and source of pride for manufacturers. Business wise, the coveted title poses as a major marketing tool for promoting the cars manufactured by the winning car maker.
Betting on Car Races
In 2019, NASCAR joined the sports betting world by collaborating with Genius Sports in the distribution of NASCAR’s real-time feed to legal sportsbooks not only in the U.S. but also globally. The purpose of which is to expand online gambling via the racing series; by making odds on stage winners, lap leaders, lead changes, group matches and one-on-one driver propositions available to punters worldwide.
When betting on auto races, the wager is usually staked on the driver along with the car, deemed as having the greater potential to win a particular race in the NASCAR series. The list of car racing products for car race betting usually enumerates about 20 to 30 competing race drivers in the field they are competing in.
Some betting products include car race match-ups that pit two race car drivers in a head-to-head contest. The driver who places a better position at the end of their field of competition will be the winner as far as the punters who placed bets on him are concerned.
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