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Jun 07
Saturday

Pocono Raceway Partners with Google

Pocono Raceway Logo Becomes first NASCAR track to join Google Business View Program LONG POND, PA (June 7, 2014) - Pocono Raceway has partnered with Google Business View Program, a division of Google Maps, and Aerial Media Productions. “The Tricky Triangle” becomes the first NASCAR track in the country to partner with this Google platform. Additionally, the Raceway has hired another company to capture video using an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). “This is truly a great day,” said Pocono Raceway President/CEO, Brandon Igdalsky. “Anytime an organization has the chance to be the first in their respective field to partner with a giant such as Google, it is a spectacular day. We are extremely happy about this partnership. We cannot wait to show you the amazing ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Second Practice Session Speeds

Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Budweiser Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. - Photo Credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) teams were up early Saturday morning for their second Pocono 400 practice session at Pocono Raceway, and it was Kevin Harvick - with a lap speed of 177.291 m.p.h. - at the top of ... FULL STORY »

Chevrolet’s Kurt Busch Narrowly Misses Pole at Pocono

Kurt Busch, driver of the #41 Haas Automation Chevrolet, stands on the grid during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway on June 6, 2014 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. - Photo Credit: Daniel Shirey/Getty Images Six Chevrolet SS Race Cars to Start in Top 12  POCONO, Pa. – June 6, 2014 – Kurt Busch placed his No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet SS on the outside front row, missing the pole for Sunday’s Pocono 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race ... FULL STORY »

Toyota Racing 2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Toyota Racing Logo DENNY HAMLIN, No. 11 FedEx Ground Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing Starting Position:  1st How were you able to get the top qualifying position for Sunday’s race? “It’s a tough balance, but we really just made the car a lot better.  Each session our ... FULL STORY »

Team Chevy 2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Team Chevy Logo KURT BUSCH, NO. 41 HAAS AUTOMATION CHEVROLET SS – QUALIFIED 2ND YOU MISSED THE POLE BY TWO ONE THOUSANDTHS OF A SECOND: “It didn’t feel that close in the car.  Turn 1 we ended up on the tight side on the exit ... FULL STORY »

Ford Racing 2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Post-Qualifying Recaps

Ford Racing Logo GREG BIFFLE, No. 16 3M Ford Fusion | QUALIFIED 14th “I was a little free in the first and second runs, just a little bit. My third run there, I just needed a couple hundredths and the 31 pulled out in front ... FULL STORY »

2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Starting Lineup

2014 NSCS Driver Denny Hamlin (FedEx Ground) - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images Early Friday evening at Ponoco Raceway, Denny Hamlin, with a new NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) qualifying track record speed of 181.415 m.p.h., captured the 2014 Pocono 400 Coors Light Pole Award. Hamlin, who broke Jimmie Johnson's qualifying track record of ... FULL STORY »



2014 NSCS Driver Kasey Kahne (Great Clips) - Photo Credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Q&A with Driver Kasey Kahne
Posted 06.06.14
KASEY KAHNE, NO. 5 GREAT CLIPS CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed the challenges of trying to obtain his first race of the season, his hopes to become the fourth Hendrick Motorsports team to make the Chase, the challenges of road course racing and the upcoming Sonoma event, and ...FULL STORY »
Carl Edwards (Cheez-It) - Photo Credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Q&A with Driver Carl Edwards
Posted 06.06.14
Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 99 Kelloggs/Cheez-It Ford Fusion, takes to the track at Pocono Raceway Sunday looking for his second win of the season and the third of his career at the “Tricky Triangle’. Edwards met with media after the opening practice session Friday afternoon.  CARL EDWARDS, No. 99 ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Matt Kenseth (Dollar General) - Photo Credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Q&A with Driver Matt Kenseth
Posted 06.06.14
MATT KENSETH, No. 20 Dollar General Toyota Camry, Joe Gibbs Racing What are your expectations for this weekend in Pocono? “Well Pocono has not been one of my best tracks historically, so I’m not really sure what to expect, but I’m looking forward to getting out there. Last year’s results weren’t real ...FULL STORY »
NSCS Jimmie Johnson (Kobalt Tools) - Photo Credit: Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for NASCAR
2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Q&A with Driver Jimmie Johnson
Posted 06.06.14
JIMMIE JOHNSON, NO. 48 LOWE’S/KOBALT TOOLS CHEVROLET SS met with media and discussed various aspects and challenges of racing at Pocono, upcoming Father’s Day, key safety issues of NSCS race cars, and more. YOU ARE COMING OFF TWO WINS, WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO THIS WEEK TO KEEP YOUR STREAK ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Brian Vickers (Aaron's) - Photo Credit: Drew Hallowell/Getty Images
2014 NSCS Pocono 400 First Practice Session Speeds
Posted 06.06.14
Brian Vickers, with a lap speed of 180.854 m.p.h., was the fastest Friday during the first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Pocono 400 practice session at Pocono Raceway. Second fastest with a lap speed of 180.223 m.p.h., was Brad Keselowski, followed by Kevin Harvick (179.813 m.p.h.) who was third, Kurt Busch ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Reed Sorenson (TBR) - Photo Credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images
Reed Sorenson 2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Race Preview
Posted 06.05.14
Huntersville, NC (June 5, 2014) - Tommy Baldwin Racing heads to the "Tricky Triangle" in Pocono, Pennsylvania ahead of this weekend's Pocono 400. Driver Reed Sorenson is already preparing to ask "What Turn 4?" Jumping on board the No. 36 Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevrolet is Theme Park Connection, a Disney, Entertainment, ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Tony Stewart on track in the No. 14 Mobil 1/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet SS - Photo Credit: Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images
Tony Stewart – “It’s Good For You”
Posted 06.05.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C., (June 5, 2014) – Brussels sprouts rarely make an appearance on anyone’s list of favorite foods. And why would they? They’re a leafy, green vegetable that, depending on how they’re prepared, can have a questionable texture and bitter taste. Yet, they’re packed with nutrients, including anticancer properties, earning ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Michael Annett during a pitstop in the No. 7 Pilot Flying J Chevy SS - Photo Credit: Sarah Glenn/Getty Images
Michael Annett 2014 NSCS Pocono 400 Race Preview
Posted 06.04.14
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (June 5, 2014) - NASCAR Sprint Cup Series rookie Michael Annett has experienced a few firsts already this year - his first Daytona 500, his first race at Martinsville and his first All-Star Race weekend - but this Sunday at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa., he will tread a new ...FULL STORY »
2014 NSCS Driver Kurt Busch (Haas Automation) - Photo Credit: Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Kurt Busch – The Most Dominant Race
Posted 06.04.14
KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (June 4, 2014) – Ask Kurt Busch about his Sprint Cup Series win at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway in August 2007 and he immediately begins to smile. Then he will tell you about the time he had a car at Pocono that was so dominant in every area that ...FULL STORY »


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