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Power Rankings after Pocono: Denny Hamlin a unanimous No. 1

Denny Hamlin roared to the win Sunday at Pocono and also roared to a unanimous No. 1 pick in this week's NBC Sports Power Rankings.
Tags: News, Sports, Pocono, Denny Hamlin


Four NASCAR Cup Series teams issued lug-nut penalties post-Pocono

NASCAR officials handed out fines to four Cup Series teams and one Gander Trucks team for lug-nut infractions last weekend at Pocono Raceway. On the Cup Series side, four teams were each penalized for having one lug nut not safely secured in post-race checks after the circuit's two events during a weekend doubleheader. The violations […]
Tags: News, Sports, Nascar, Pocono


Drivers like idea of more NASCAR Cup doubleheaders

Drivers like Kevin Harvick and Brad Keselowski liked this past weekend's Cup doubleheader weekend at Pocono and would like to see more in the future.
Tags: News, Sports, Brad Keselowski, Pocono, Kevin Harvick


Cup Series playoff grid after Pocono

Erik Jones' third-place finish Sunday at Pocono put him back into the top 16 Cup playoff rankings with 11 races left in the regular season.
Tags: News, Sports, Pocono, Erik Jones


Harvick not going to 'nitpick' missing out on Pocono sweep

Kevin Harvick said he had a better car Sunday at Pocono when he finished second then Saturday when he earned his first career victory at the track.
Tags: News, Sports, Pocono, Kevin Harvick, Harvick


Winners and losers after Sunday’s Cup race at Pocono

Denny Hamlin celebrated after winning Sunday at Pocono but he was not the only driver feeling good after the race.
Tags: News, Sports, Pocono, Denny Hamlin


What drivers said after Sunday’s Cup race at Pocono

Here is what many of the drivers in Sunday's Cup race had to say about their performance at Pocono.
Tags: News, Sports, Pocono


Hamlin turns tables on Harvick, gets sixth Pocono win

In Saturday's first race of the weekend's NASCAR Cup Series doubleheader at Pocono Raceway, Denny Hamlin's shot at victory came apart when his car developed a vibration in the late going. On Sunday, Hamlin went vibration-free and the result was a victory in the nightcap. Despite weather delays forcing the Pocono 350 to conclude with the sun sunk below the Pennsylvania horizon at the light-less 2.5-mile triangle track in Long Pond, Hamlin became the winningest active driver at Po...
Tags: News, Sports, Pennsylvania, Nascar, Jeff Gordon, Pocono, Denny Hamlin, Hamlin, Harvick, Long Pond Hamlin


Takeaways from Pocono: How Chase Briscoe's competitors helped him to an Xfinity Series win

Briscoe got penalized by NASCAR but never had to serve the consequences of that penalty.
Tags: News, Sports, Nascar, Pocono, Briscoe, Chase Briscoe


Kyle Busch, Ryan Blaney tangle at Pocono

Watch the aftermath of contact between Ryan Blaney and Kyle Busch at Pocono that resulted in Busch's car having to retire from the race.
Tags: News, Sports, Busch, Kyle Busch, Pocono, Ryan Blaney, Kyle Busch Ryan Blaney


Kyle Busch’s winless Cup season continues with wreck

Kyle Busch was eliminated by a crash in Sunday's Cup race at Pocono, a day after placing in the top 10 there.
Tags: News, Sports, Kyle Busch, Pocono


Rain places Cup Series race at Pocono on hold

Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway has been placed on hold because of rain. The Pocono 350 (FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) was halted with just six of a scheduled 140 laps complete. Kurt Busch's Chip Ganassi Racing No. 1 Chevrolet led every lap before a rain shower prompted the day's first caution […]
Tags: News, Sports, Chevrolet, Kurt Busch, Nascar, Pocono, Pocono Raceway, NASCAR Radio


Rain ends, Sunday Cup race at Pocono back underway

The back half of the NASCAR Cup Series weekend doubleheader at Pocono Raceway is back underway after two delays for rain and lightning.
Tags: News, Sports, Pocono, Pocono Raceway


Briscoe holds off Chastain to win Xfinity race at Pocono

Chase Briscoe held off Ross Chastain in overtime to win the crash-filled Xfinity Series at Pocono Raceway, the second of three NASCAR races at the track on Sunday. Pocono became the first track to hold a Truck, Xfinity and Cup race on the same day. Kevin Harvick goes for Cup victories on consecutive days at Pocono.
Tags: News, Sports, Nascar, Pocono, Pocono Raceway, Chastain, Briscoe, Kevin Harvick, Chase Briscoe, Ross Chastain


NASCAR live stream: How to watch Sunday's Cup Series race at Pocono

Kevin Harvick will look to make it a weekend sweep at Pocono as NASCAR's Cup Series wraps up its doubleheader on Sunday.
Tags: News, Sports, Nascar, Pocono, Kevin Harvick


Multiple cars to start from rear in Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono

Multiple cars in the NASCAR Cup Series will drop to the rear before the start of Sunday's Pocono 350 (4 p.m. ET on FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). Because Sunday's race is the second in a weekend doubleheader, teams are supposed to use the same car from the first race. Five teams, though, have been […]
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Winners and losers after Saturday’s Cup race at Pocono

Kevin Harvick celebrated his third Cup win of the season Saturday at Pocono Raceway but other drivers and teams had reason to be happy after the race.
Tags: News, Sports, Pocono, Pocono Raceway, Kevin Harvick


Sunday’s Cup race at Pocono: Start time, forecast and more

The second half of the NASCAR Cup doubleheader weekend takes place Sunday at Pocono Raceway. Kevin Harvick won Saturday's first half of the twin-bill.
Tags: News, Sports, Nascar, Pocono, Pocono Raceway, Kevin Harvick


Pocono twin bill weekend loses luster with no fans at track

The billboard at the entrance to Pocono Raceway has photos of Chase Elliott and Kyle Busch and “First-Ever NASCAR Doubleheader” in bold letters. After allowing a small number of fans into races in Florida and Alabama, none will be allowed at this weekend's races at Pocono. The absence stings a bit more this season for a track that first held a Cup race in 1974.
Tags: Florida, News, Sports, Alabama, Kyle Busch, Pocono, Pocono Raceway, Chase Elliott


Saturday’s Cup race at Pocono: Start time, forecast and more

The green flag for the Saturday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono is scheduled for 3:54 p.m. ET on Fox. Aric Almirola will start from the pole.
Tags: News, Sports, Nascar, Pocono, Fox Aric Almirola


Natalie Decker to miss Pocono Truck race due to hospitalization

Truck Series driver Natalie Decker will miss Saturday's race in Pocono. She was hospitalized for complications related to her gallbladder removal last year.
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Starting lineup for Saturday's NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway

The starting lineup for Saturday's Pocono Organics 325 in partnership with Rodale Institute NASCAR Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway (3:30 p.m. ET on FOX, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) has been set. Aric Almirola will start from the pole position, with Ryan Blaney -- last Monday's winner at Talladega Superspeedway -- joining him on the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Nascar, Pocono, Pocono Raceway, NASCAR Radio, Ryan Blaney, Talladega Superspeedway, Aric Almirola, Pocono Organics, Rodale Institute NASCAR


Pocono 101: TV times, key statistics, revised procedures and more

The NASCAR Cup Series is set for its first doubleheader and trip to Pocono Raceway this season. Pennsylvania's "Tricky Triangle" will play host to Saturday's Pocono Organics 325 in partnership with Rodale Institute (3:30 p.m. ET, FOX, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) and Sunday's Pocono 350 (4 p.m. ET, FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio). This weekend […]
Tags: News, Sports, Pennsylvania, Pocono, Pocono Raceway, NASCAR Radio, Rodale Institute, Pocono Organics


Pocono gives Kyle Busch two chances to end winless streak

With no Cup wins since the end of 2019, Kyle Busch heads to Pocono Raceway with two opportunites to snap a winless streak that stands at 13 races.
Tags: News, Sports, Kyle Busch, Pocono, Pocono Raceway


Entry lists for NASCAR’s doubleheader weekend at Pocono

The are 40 cars entered in both Cup Series races scheduled for this weekend at Pocono Raceway, the series first doubleheader weekend.
Tags: News, Sports, Nascar, Pocono, Pocono Raceway


Storms at Martinsville Speedway may throw wrench into NASCAR's night race

Race fans hoping to catch uninterrupted NASCAR fun by watching the first night race ever at Martinsville Speedway, Virginia, on Wednesday evening should be prepared for weather-related delays.The Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 will be at risk for thunderstorms that are forecast to erupt over the Appalachians and Piedmont areas of Virginia on Wednesday afternoon and evening. The storms will mark an end to surging heat in the region.CLICK HERE FOR THE FREE ACCUWEATHER APPEven though temperatures...
Tags: News, Virginia, Sports, Atlantic, North Carolina, Nascar, Gulf of Mexico, Accuweather, South Carolina, Piedmont, Ohio Valley, Daytona, Pocono, Darlington Raceway, Martinsville, Charlotte Motor Speedway


Whicker: Dale Earnhardt’s death devastated NASCAR and, ultimately, improved it

Race car fans aren’t just there for the rubble, not any more than hockey fans are there for the fights. But it is easier, these days, to gawk at a guy like Ryan Newman, going grille-first into the wall at Daytona in February, then wearing Casey Lajoie’s airborne car on his hood, then lighting up the track with his sparks as he rides on his roof. Your gut told you that Newman was in serious trouble. The data told you that he really wasn’t. He and Lajoie were ribbing each other, via text, 48 hours...
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Dale Earnhardt’s death devastated NASCAR and, ultimately, improved it

Race car fans aren’t just there for the rubble, not any more than hockey fans are there for the fights. But it is easier, these days, to gawk at a guy like Ryan Newman, going grille-first into the wall at Daytona in February, then wearing Casey Lajoie’s airborne car on his hood, then lighting up the track with his sparks as he rides on his roof. Your gut told you that Newman was in serious trouble. The data told you that he really wasn’t. He and Lajoie were ribbing each other, via text, 48 hours...
Tags: Japan, London, California, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Formula One, Brazil, Las Vegas, Jules Bianchi, Fernando Alonso, Montreal, Nascar, Motorsports, Ayrton Senna, Charlotte


Kyle Busch races to 7th straight NASCAR Truck Series victory

Kyle Busch raced to his seventh straight NASCAR Truck Series victory to push his record total to 57, leading 108 of 134 laps Friday night at hometown Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion swept both stages and finished 5.958 seconds ahead of Johnny Sauter. Busch started the streak in 2018 at Pocono and won all five races he entered last season.
Tags: News, Las Vegas, Nascar, Motor Racing, Kyle Busch, Pocono, Johnny Sauter Busch


2019 ABC Supply 500 – More Racing, More Controversy

Rain and more rain was predicted for the 2019 ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway, but the dark clouds weren’t just in the sky. The specter of Robert Wicken’s 2018 horrific crash into the fence at Turn 2 lurked overhead as NTT IndyCar Series teams set up in the paddocks and welcomed race fans for the weekend. The 2.5 mile (4.023 km) Tricky Triangle seems to have its own micro climate with weather unlike anywhere else in Pennsylvania. Saturday’s first practice was scuttled when low cloud cover preve...
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