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First Rookie to Win?

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I picked Menard. He has had a few strong Cup runs already. But I don't think any of them will win a race this year.
 

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I've got to go with Paul Menard, he has more experience in the nextel type cars. He has probably one of the better backed teams and he has shown he can be competitive. The only other one that I think has a shot at a win is Montoya. He has proven he can race but he is used to a lot different type of car.
 

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None of the above.
 

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kspool said:
None of the above.
I agree, I'm sorry folks, but this years rookie class won't hold a candle to last years. Half of the drivers aren't guarnteed a spot yet, some don't have competive cars, some I wonder how they got to drive the cars. I'll be surprised if one of them makes victory lane.
 

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It's going to be tough for any of them. If any, though, It'll be Menard or Montoya. He should be a threat on the road cources.

Paul has had some good runs already, and at the plate tracks, well, anything can happen, but I think he would need that anything to happen to have any chance at a first place finish. He does well at Atlanta, too, as does Truex (Who I think WILL win this year)
 

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i say menard or montoya. Menard did pretty good in his races last year and montoya did good at homestead until his crash.
 

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Hell Homestead was what Montoya's first Nextel race? Somewhere around there, and he drove the wheels off of that. Until Newman had to jackass his way and knock him out of the race. I think that easily would have been a top 10 for him, I think he was in 8th place at the time of that crash.
 

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geebi44 said:
Gotta go with a new teammate, David Reutimann, #00!!!!!!!!!!
i don't think any of them will, but if had to pick it would be Reutimann. when he ran in the busch series for nemacheck he ran really well. and he also ran pretty well at times in the truck series.
 
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