ARCA: Rookies Soar in Pocono Testing

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LONG POND, Pa. – official release – ARCA photo — Not too bad for having never turned a lap on the ‘tricky’ Pocono Raceway triangle until he woke up this morning. Justin Allison, in the No. 88 HaVaCoSales.com Ford, turned in the fastest lap Wednesday at Pocono in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards open test. The third-generation Allison …

NASCAR Sprint Cup: Reversal Of Fortune — Johnson Quickly Causing People To Rethink ‘14

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LONG POND, PA — official release — Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images photo — Having gone from a winless driver to a winner of two races in a row, Jimmie Johnson no longer looks like a struggling reigning series champion. Suddenly, he looks completely capable of winning a record-tying seventh title. Don’t be surprised if he reinforces that new-fangled notion on Sunday at Pocono Raceway …

ARCA: Justin Allison Set to Rekindle Family Ties to Pocono

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TOLEDO, Ohio – No matter where Justin Allison travels to on the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards tour, there’s usually a piece of his family legacy there to greet him. At Pennsylvania’s Pocono Raceway, it’s the legacy of his grandfather Donnie Allison, who logged so many laps around the historic 2.5-mile triangle, and the legacy of his granduncle Bobby …

NPAS: Gale Force Racing Switches to Toyota with Release of New iRacing Build

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April 19, 2014 — story by Managing Editor and NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze Series correspondent Jacob Seelman for Race Chaser Online — photo courtesy Nick Ottinger/Gale Force Sim Racing — CLAREMONT, N.C. — Hello, Invader Zim. Or more accurately, Invader Toyota. That’s right, the Gen-6 NASCAR Sprint Cup Toyota Camry is coming to iRacing and the NASCAR PEAK Antifreeze Series with …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Brennan Poole gearing up for multi-faceted 2014 season

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February 7, 2014 – Audio and story by Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – All photo credits to Brennan Poole Racing – THE WOODLANDS, TX – Many people say that to be a better race car driver, you have to see the sport from multiple sides. And if you ask Brennan Poole, he’ll tell you that that …

Garrett Smithley Returns to ARCA Series at Pocono For ModSpace 125

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July 15, 2013 – CCR Team PR – Pennsylvania native Garrett Smithley will return to Pocono International Raceway in Long Pond, PA, on August 2 for his second career ARCA race. His debut at Pocono in June resulted in a solid 17th place finish after overcoming multiple challenges including a last place start when qualifying and practice were rained-out. The …

Dixon’s Win Highlights Podium Sweep for Chip Ganassi Racing at Pocono

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LONG POND, Pa. (Sunday, July 7, 2013) – Scott Dixon proved that it isn’t where you start an IZOD IndyCar Series race. It’s where you finish. Dixon led a first-ever Chip Ganassi Racing podium sweep to win INDYCAR’s return to Pocono Raceway after a 24-year absence. Dixon earned his first victory since Mid-Ohio last August, while Charlie Kimball tied his …

BLOG: Tom Time: Pocono IndyCar Recap – Welcome Back!

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July 6, 2013 – Pocono Raceway – “Tom Time” Blog – by Tom Baker PRE-RACE WANDERINGS: A little over an hour to race time at Pocono.  Beautiful sunny day – cars are being gridded for the THREE-WIDE Indy style start! In the press box with Joel Sebastianelli ready to keep you updated on all the action on Race Chaser Online …

Andretti Provides July 4th Fireworks To Lead IZOD IndyCar Series Open Test At Pocono

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LONG POND, Pa. (July 4, 2013) – On Independence Day, IZOD IndyCar Series drivers and teams provided plenty of fireworks at Pocono Raceway with a glimpse of what’s in store for the Pocono INDYCAR 400 Fueled by Sunoco on July 7. All 24 cars that participated in the one-day Open Test posted lap times better than the track record of …

IndyCar: A Million Good Reasons For Kanaan To Win Pocono This Weekend

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July 1, 2013 – Courtesy:  IndyCar Media There are a million reasons why Tony Kanaan needs to win the Pocono INDYCAR 400 Fueled by Sunoco on July 7. As the Indianapolis 500 winner Kanaan can earn a $1 million bonus if he can sweep the Superspeedway races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Pocono Raceway and Auto Club Speedway on Oct. 19 …

Halfway Home, The NASCAR Wild Card Watch Begins

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With half of the regular season in the record book, the road to the 2013 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ figures to take a variety of twists and turns through the next 13 races, beginning with Sunday’s Party in the Poconos 400. Pocono Speedway’s first of two events kicks off TNT’s NASCAR Summer Series of six events at 1 …