We have long said we have the best fans in motorsports at Pocono Raceway. Whether you have been coming to races for years or 2018 was your first time, we want to hear from you! If you would like to be featured, please e-mail Kevin at firstname.lastname@example.org
This week we hear from one of our great fans, Joanne from New Hampton, NY Enjoy!
Name: Joanne W.
Hometown: New Hampton, NY
Family: Our family of ten of us. We have two wonderful children and four beautiful grandchildren.
Question: How many times have you visited Pocono Raceway?
Answer: I’ve lost count!
Question: What is your favorite Pocono Raceway story?
Answer: Pocono Fan Fest in 2018 was best night ever. My husband and son had the opportunity to be on stage with Joey Logano and Ty Dillon and participate in the Fire-Suit Challenge game with them. It was also awesome to see Jeff Burton up close.
Question: How/when did you get interested in racing?
Answer: Our son got us interested many years ago when Jeff Burton drove the 99 Car.
Question: What is some advice you would like to give to possible first time Pocono Raceway fans?
Answer: Arrive early, go to driver souvenir haulers and also fan fair before the race.
Question: What driver would you like to meet and why?
Answer: No question, Martin Truex Jr. I believe he and Sherry are a true inspiration to many people. Plus, he’s my driver!
Question: Any additional experiences or stories at Pocono Raceway you would like to share?
Answer: For many years we have attended both races at Pocono. The 2nd race in July is always with the family and we all love it.