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Pocono Shortens Races to 400 Miles

August 10, 2011 No Comments

Official Press Release:  Long Pond, PA (August 10, 2011) ― Pocono Raceway’s first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race was in 1974, a second Sprint Cup Series race was added to the Pocono schedule in 1982. Sunday’s Good Sam RV Insurance 500 was the 68thSprint Cup Series at Pocono Raceway. Each race was scheduled for 500 miles […]

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NSCS: Pocono Power Rankings

August 9, 2011 No Comments

1. KYLE BUSCH — It’s not a surprise that Kyle doesn’t like Pocono, but he ran strong all day long (almost won). Very impressive run for Rowdy!  Previous rank: 3. 2. JIMMIE JOHNSON — Jimmie wasn’t happy with Kurt after the race, but this wasn’t the first time that the two have been involved in some “sort” […]

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Jimmie Johnson, Kurt Busch Clash Once More- Drama Breeds Drama

August 7, 2011 No Comments

In a race that lasted more than five hours (mostly because of a rain-delay), tempers flared once more as the laps began to wind down. Five-time defending NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson yelled at Kurt Busch on pit road following Sunday afternoon’s NASCAR race at Pocono Raceway, allowing Kurt Busch to know his displeasure over […]

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NCWTS: Harvick Holds Off Busch To Win At Pocono

August 7, 2011 No Comments

Kevin Harvick won the rain-delayed Good Sam RV Emergency Road Service 125 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Pocono Raceway. Harvick stretched his fuel over extra laps and an extra day, breaking free on the green-white checkered finish to win the Trucks Series race on Sunday. Rain halted the event after 17 laps Saturday, so the […]

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NSCS: What 2 Watch 4- Pocono Raceway

August 4, 2011 No Comments

Information  Date: Sunday, August 7th, 2011 Time: 1pm ET Track: Pocono Raceway Laps: 200 ; Miles: 500 Broadcast: TV – ESPN ; Radio – MRN/Sirius XM NASCAR Weather Sunday: High-79°F ; Low-63°F 40% Chance of Rain Winds SSW at 8mph Courtesy of Weather.com Track Specs-  Superspeedway: 2.5 mile tri-oval Track/Race Length: 2.5 tri-oval, 200 laps, […]

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NCWTS: What 2 Watch 4- Pocono

August 4, 2011 No Comments

Information  Date: Saturday, August 6th, 2011 Time: 1pm ET Track: Pocono Raceway Laps: 50 ; Miles: 125 Broadcast: TV – SPEED TV ; Radio – MRN/Sirius XM NASCAR Weather Friday: High-77°F ; Low-65°F 30% Scattered T-Storms Winds SSE at 10mph Courtesy of Weather.com Preview Notes-  -The Camping World Truck Series makes its second visit to […]

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