Team Penske’s one-two finish at Bristol has made them the team to beat.
But before anyone hands the Sprint Cup to either Joey Logano or Brad Keselowski, this dynamic duo will need prove just how good they are on the 1.5-mile tracks, which make up half of the Chase’s 10 races.
Atlanta Motor Speedway is an old track where the speeds are too fast and the track’s surface is too abrasive. If Team Penske is ready to be cast as the favorite, then they’ll need to conquer Atlanta’s 1.5-mile high banks.
That’s not the only story making news this week.
With only two races remaining before the start of the 2014 Sprint Cup Chase for the Championship, one driver sits on the hot seat. Who is he, what does he need to do (to win)? Atlanta’s tricky 1.5-mile is a test for all the Chase teams. Can Kyle Busch find the magic again?
These stories and more will be on everyone’s radar this week, beginning with…