# Your question: What is the difference between a key bet and a wheel bet?

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## What is the wheel bet?

There are two types of wheel bets for horse racing, the Full Wheel (or just ‘Wheel’) and the Part-Wheel. A part wheel horse racing bet is when the bettor chooses one horse to finish in a specific position, plus some of the other horses in the race to finish in the remaining positions that qualify on the type of bet.

## What is the difference between a key box and a wheel?

Difference between Exacta Wheel and Exacta Box Bets? Exacta Wheel betting requires a specific order from 2 sets of horses. Exacta box betting requires any order of 3 or more horses.

## What is the difference between a wheel bet and a box bet?

A trifecta wheel bet requires a specific finishing order from 3 sets of horses. Note that a trifecta box bet requires any order of 3 or more horses. Your trifecta wheel bet wins if a horse from the 1st key finishes first, a horse from the 2nd key finishes second, and a horse from the 3rd key finishes third.

## How do you bet the top 3 horses?

If your horse finishes 1st, you win all three bets. If your horse finishes 2nd, you win on the Place and Show bets. If your horse finishes 3rd, you win on the Show bet.

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## What’s one more than a trifecta?

The superfecta is a type of wager in USA and Canada parimutuel betting in which the bettor, in order to win, must pick the first four finishers of a race in the correct sequence. …

## What is the difference between a trifecta key and key box?

A ‘Key Box’ bet includes all possible combinations of selected ‘key’ horse(s) when combined with other ‘non-key’ horses in a box bet. For Example, a \$1 Trifecta Key Box: 1/2, 3, 4 This Key Box wager would cost \$18. … The term ‘key box’ means that you are keying a horse(s) with other selections in a box bet.

## How do you bet a trifecta key?

To figure the cost of a Trifecta Key, multiply 1 times the number of horses you used times the number of horses you used minus one. For example, a \$1 Trifecta Key 1 with 2,3,4,5 would be 12 possible combinations (1 x 4 x 3 = 12).

## How much is a \$1 exacta box with 5 horses?

Exacta Box

# of Horses \$1 Base Bet Cost
5 \$20.00
6 \$30.00
7 \$42.00
8 \$56.00

## How do you bet a superfecta wheel?

Superfecta Wheel betting requires a specific order from 4 sets of horses. Superfecta box betting requires any order of 4 or more horses. The following video explains how to place this bet. The steps are the same for Exacta, Trifecta and Superfecta.

Superfecta Wheel Betting.

Finishing Order Cost Each
1,2,3,6 \$1
1,2,4,5 \$1
1,2,4,6 \$1
1,3,2,5 \$1

## How much does a trifecta wheel cost?

Trifecta Wheel Cost

Horses Cost
3 \$6
4 \$12
5 \$20
6 \$30