This article is part of our NASCAR Draft Kit series.
The NASCAR Cup Series presents as diverse a set of tracks as any racing series in the world. From intermediate ovals to winding road courses, each track has its own special configuration and special set of characteristics. This lineup of tracks is designed to test the NASCAR driver's ability in virtually every racing condition. From the fantasy racing standpoint, it helps to know which drivers succeed at certain facilities. Recent historical information gives us an edge, but we also need to be mindful of current trends and past statistical information in context. We've taken a long look at both and come up with the drivers you need to have at certain style tracks in 2021 for fantasy racing success. Here is our breakdown of track specialists to watch closely in this season. This analysis is particularly helpful for weekly lineup leagues and daily fantasy racing.
Short Track Specialists
These stats are based on tracks three-quarters of a mile or shorter and include: Bristol Motor Speedway, Martinsville Speedway and Richmond International Raceway.
Car: No. 2
Team: Penske Racing
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Keselowski finished runner-up in the championship last season, and a big reason why was his performance on the small oval circuit. The Penske Racing star grabbed Bristol and Richmond victories early last season