LONG POND, Pa. (May 23, 2017) – NASCAR has released its 2018 schedule and despite a bevy of changes, Pocono Raceway will host races on its traditional June and July weekends.
NASCAR revealed the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series races, as well as the NASCAR XFINITY Series and the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.
‘The Tricky Triangle’ will welcome NASCAR on June 2-3 and July 28-29.
Pocono Raceway will host its third NASCAR XFINITY Series race on June 2, followed by a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on June 3.
In July, the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series will compete on July 28 with the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on July 29.
“NASCAR did a great job collaborating with tracks, teams and its television partners to create the 2018 schedule,” said Pocono Raceway President & CEO Brandon Igdalsky. “I sat in a lot of meetings and nothing was off the table. This schedule was created with the help of the stakeholders and that’s why it took a few extra weeks. We are excited about our dates in 2018 and wanted to get them out to our fans as soon as possible so they could begin planning.”
To see the complete 2018 schedules for all three NASCAR Series’, click here.
Pocono Raceway will host seven national motorsports events during the 2017 racing season, including a NASCAR XFINITY Series race on June 10. The Axalta Presents Pocono 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) race is set for June 11, the Pennsylvania 400 MENCS race on July 30 and the ABC Supply 500 Verizon IndyCar Series race on August 20. The Pocono Mountains 150 NASCAR Camping World Truck race is scheduled for July 29 and two ARCA Series Presented by Menards races with General Tire #AnywhereIsPossible 200 on June 9 and the ARCA Racing Series 150 on July 28 offered as well.
Tickets for all races are now on sale at poconoraceway.com or by calling 1-800-RACEWAY.