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Solar Farm Hits 15 Million Mark

Solar Farm Hits 15 Million Mark

LONG POND, PA (July 23, 2014) – Nearly four years to the day of the original dedication of Pocono Raceway’s solar farm, the total amount of energy produced by the 25-acre facility reached the 15,000,000 kilowatt hour (kWh) mark. “The Tricky Triangle’s” solar installation consists of 39,960 American-made photovoltaic modules (or solar panels) which will ... Continue Reading
Petty Named GoBowling.com Grand Marshal, Fan Promotion Announced

Petty Named GoBowling.com Grand Marshal, Fan Promotion Announced

LONG POND, PA (July 23, 2014) – GoBowling.com announced today NASCAR Hall of Famer and seven-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Richard Petty will serve as the Grand Marshal for the GoBowling.com 400. The GoBowling.com 400 will mark the 40th anniversary of Pocono Raceway’s inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the Purolator 500, won by ... Continue Reading
Drive the Triangle Charity Event Announced

Drive the Triangle Charity Event Announced

LONG POND, PA (July 17, 2013) – Pocono Raceway announced today they will host the third-annual “Drive the Triangle” event, benefiting the United Way of Monroe County. Donors will have the opportunity to take their personal vehicles, for a $10 donation, per lap, around the 2.5-mile Raceway between the hours of 12 Noon – 7 ... Continue Reading
Johnson Experience Returning for GoBowling.com 400

Johnson Experience Returning for GoBowling.com 400

LONG POND, PA (July 11, 2014) – Pocono Raceway announced today they will host the Jimmie Johnson Fan Experience, which includes an exclusive, kids-focused question-and-answer session with the six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion, prior to the start of the GoBowling.com 400 on Sunday, August 3. Additionally, all kids in attendance will receive a No. ... Continue Reading
Montoya Wins Pocono INDYCAR 500 Fueled by Sunoco

Montoya Wins Pocono INDYCAR 500 Fueled by Sunoco

LONG POND, Pa. – Finishes of third, second and seventh the previous three races underscored Juan Pablo Montoya’s assertion that he’s “making progress every week” in his return to Indy car racing after a 13-year absence. Earning the Verizon P1 Award on July 5 for the Pocono INDYCAR 500 fueled by Sunoco – the 15th ... Continue Reading
Montoya Sets Record at Pocono Raceway

Montoya Sets Record at Pocono Raceway

LONG POND, PA (July 5) – Juan Pablo Montoya, driver of the No. 2 PPG Automotive Refinish Chevrolet/Dallara for Team Penske, set a new Pocono Raceway qualifying record at 223.92 miles per hour (mph) today and earned the pole for the Pocono INDYCAR 500 Fueled by Sunoco. Montoya became the first driver to ever win ... Continue Reading
Pocono 500 (July) Traffic Patterns

Pocono 500 (July) Traffic Patterns

(Credit: Pocono Record) State police will put special traffic patterns into effect to help motorists attending the Pocono INDYCAR 500 Fueled by Sunoco on July 6 at Pocono Raceway. On Sunday, prior to the race, Route 115 will be one way in the southbound direction between Interstate 80 and the raceway, with two lanes open. ... Continue Reading
Fireworks and Infield Block Party Open to Fans – July 5

Fireworks and Infield Block Party Open to Fans – July 5

LONG POND, PA (June 30, 2014) – Pocono Raceway will open their infield, during the Pocono INDYCAR 500 Fueled by Sunoco race weekend. for a Fireworks show and Infield Block Party on Saturday, July 5. These events are open to the public, from 5 pm – Midnight ET, for a $5 donation, per vehicle, to ... Continue Reading