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Statistics, event schedule and race information for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway.

Pocono 400

Race Story and Results Race Photos
Final Practice Speeds Pit Stall Assignments
Starting Lineup Qualifying Results
First Practice Speeds Fantasy Racing Preview
Driver Averages Driver Stats
Driver Ratings Laps Led Leaders
Past Race Winners Past Pole Winners
Entry List Schedule of Events

Pocono Raceway

Track Length: 2.5 Miles
Race Length: 160 laps, 400 miles
First Race: Aug. 4, 1974 – Purolator 500
Banking in Turn 1: 14 degrees
Banking in Turn 2: 8 degrees
Banking in Turn 3: 6 degrees
Frontstretch: 3,740 feet
Backstretch: 3,055 feet
Shortstretch: 1,780 feet

Qualifying Record: Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 183.438 mph (49.063 sec.); Aug. 1, 2014
Race Record: Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 145.384 mph (3:26:21); June 12, 2011

Stage Lengths: Stage 1 ends at Lap 50; Stage 2 ends at Lap 100; Final stage ends at Lap 160


Starting Positions of Pocono Race Winners

Starting Pos. Races Won
1 16
2 9
3 10
4 8
5 4
6 2
7 2
8 3
9 2
10 1
11 3
12  2
13 4
14 2
15 2
16 2
18 2
22 2
23 1
27 2
29 1

Pocono Races won from Pole (16 of 80)

Driver  Year
Darrell Waltrip 1981
Tim Richmond 1983
Bill Elliott 1985, 2002
Geoffrey Bodine 1994
Rusty Wallace 1994
Jeff Gordon 1996
Ricky Rudd 2001
Ryan Newman 2003
Denny Hamlin 2006 (twice)
Kasey Kahne 2008
Tony Stewart 2009
Joey Logano 2012
Jimmie Johnson 2013
Kyle Busch 2017

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