Facts And Figures: Pocono

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0 - No driver has yet to win a race at Pocono from the ninth position - the only starting position inside the top 10.
1 - The number of NEXTEL Cup races held in one season at Pocono from 1974-1981.
2 - Two drivers scored their first win at Pocono: Jeremy Mayfield on June 21, 1998 and Denny Hamlin on June 11, 2006.
2.5 - Pocono Raceway's tri-oval is 2.5 miles in length.
3- The number of Pocono victories each by Dale Jarrett, Jeff Gordon and Bobby Labonte.
4 - Bobby Labonte only led four laps en route to his victory on July 29, 2001.
5 - Bill Elliott leads all drivers with both five victories and five poles at Pocono Raceway.
6 - Only six Cup races at Pocono have ever been won from a starting position of 16th or worse, most recently by Carl Edwards who won last year's Pocono 500 from 29th.
8.1 - Defending NEXTEL Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson holds an 8.1 average finish at Pocono.
9- The number of top-five finishes by Ricky Rudd at Pocono.
10.7 - Jeff Gordon has a 10.7 averag finish at Pocono in 28 starts.
11- The number of top-10 finishes by Tony Stewart at Pocono.
12 - Twelve races at Pocono have been won from the pole position. More winners have started from the pole than any other starting position at Pocono.
13- Pocono has seen a record 13 caution flags twice, most recently on 7/24/05.
22 - Chevrolet has 22 victories at Pocono, the most of any manufacturer.
27 - Mark Martin has posted 27 top-10 finishes at Pocono, the most of any driver there.
28 - There were 28 drivers on the lead lap at the finish of the July 23, 2006 race at Pocono.
29 - Carl Edwards' June 2005 Pocono 500 victory was from the 29th-starting position, the lowest starting position of any Pocono winner.
57 - The June 13, 2004 race saw 57 caution laps, the record for the most caution laps at Pocono.
164 - Jeff Gordon led the most laps of a race winner at Pocono, leading 164 laps en route to victory July 26, 1998.
172.533 - Kasey Kahne holds the current Pocono qualifying record of 172.533 mph set for the June 11, 2004 race.
200 - The number of laps in the 500-mile Pocono 500.
844 - Jeff Gordon leads all drivers in laps led at Pocono with 844.
3,740 - The length of the frontstretch at Pocono.

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