Sunday is the Party in the Poconos 400 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, PA. Jimmie Johnson starts on the pole due to rain cancelling qualifying on Friday–the field was determined by owner points.
The race is 400 miles, 160 laps around Poconos 2.5 mile track.
Pre race coverage begins on TNT at 12:00 p.m, with the race scheduled for a green flag start time of 1:18 p.m. Adam Alexander, Wally Dallenbach Jr.,and Kyle Petty will be in the booth – for TNT’s first race of the season.
If you cannot catch the race live or on television – you can listen on MRN Radio, who will be streaming the race on their website live.
Rain has been a concern at Pocono, but the good news for Sunday is the chance of rain is only 10% towards early evening. Temperatures will be in the high 70’s.
Last year: Joey Logano became the youngest driver to win at the Tricky Triangle.
Who to watch: Jeff Gordon has six career wins at Pocono and leads all drivers in laps led.