Sunoco Rookie Recap: Overton's 400
Recap how the Sunoco Rookie of the Year contenders fared at Pocono in the Overton's 400 .
Pocono Raceway adds more SAFER barrier
BUY TICKETS: See the races at Pocono Pocono Raceway officials have announced the completion of a project that has added more than 5,000 feet of Steel and Foam Energy Resistant (SAFER) barrier around the 2.5-mile track. The barrier was put in place along the 3,740-foot frontstretch as well as areas between Turns 2 and 3, according to a track release. In addition, each of the track's three crossover gates have been upgraded and now consist of SAFER materials. The upgrade comes one year after officials installed more than 6,000 feet of SAFER barrier around the track and brings the total to more than 23,000 feet for the facility. Pocono Raceway has hosted Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races annually since 1974. The track will host two race weekends for the series this season, the Pocono 400 on June 11 and the Pennsylvania 400 on July 30. The 2.5-mile venue also hosts a NASCAR XFINITY Series race in June and a NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race as part of its July race weekend. RELATED: Pocono to hold qualifying, race on same day for July event It is the only track hosting the series that features three turns, hence the facility's "Tricky Triangle" nickname. Kurt Busch won last year's June event while Chris Buescher scored his first career win in the series second stop last August.
Preview Show: Pocono
Chris Rice and Marty Snider discuss Jimmie Johnson's place in history, Darrell Wallace Jr. making his debut at Pocono and their winning picks for the "Tricky Triangle."
Post-Race Penalty Report: Pocono
Following the Overton's 400 at Pocono , two teams received penalties and fines, including the race-winning No. 18 team of Kyle Busch.
Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s day ends early at Pocono
Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet has transmission issues, ending his run early in the Axalta presents the Pocono 400 .
Snapshot: Pocono 400
Catch up quickly before Sunday's running of the Pocono 400
Pocono , Microsoft announce Windows 10 400
Official Technology Partner of NASCAR to sponsor Aug. 2 race BUY: Pocono tickets RELATED: NASCAR, Hendrick team with Microsoft to drive innovation Pocono Raceway and Microsoft, an Official Technology Partner of NASCAR, announced Tuesday that the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race scheduled for Aug. 2 will be named the Windows 10 400 . The event will be held two days after the launch of Windows 10 when the new operating system will be offered as a free upgrade to customers with qualified Windows 7 and Windows 8 devices. "Today is an exciting day for us," Pocono Raceway President/CEO Brandon Igdalsky said in a track release. "Microsoft has been on the cutting edge of technology and innovation since its founding in 1975. The launch of their Windows 10 platform is something Pocono Raceway is extremely proud to promote during our final NASCAR race weekend of 2015. We look forward to celebrating with everyone from Microsoft, NASCAR and, most importantly, the race fans on Sunday, August 2nd." The sponsorship deal is the second new title-sponsor partnership for Pocono Raceway this year. In January, the track announced a deal with Axalta Coating Systems as title sponsor of its Sprint Cup race in June. Martin Truex Jr . prevailed in the 2.5-mile triangular track's first Sprint Cup event of the year. The Furniture Row Racing driver will be aiming to replicate Dale Earnhardt Jr .'s 2014 season sweep in next month's 400 -miler. Earnhardt Jr., the defending winner of the event, will drive the No. 88 Microsoft Chevrolet SS. He debuted a Microsoft paint scheme last month at Sonoma Raceway, finishing seventh at the California road course. BUY: Earnhardt Jr.'s paint scheme "We're thrilled to build on our relationships with NASCAR and Hendrick Motorsports by engaging race fans in unique ways," GM of Windows Product Marketing at Microsoft Jeremy Korst said in the track release. "We're upgrading their experiences not only at the Pocono Windows 10 400 race, but also off the track with Windows 10. It's the best Windows ever. In fact, we built it in collaboration with our fans -- over 5.5 million Windows Insiders. And we're excited to offer a free upgrade, so that people all over the world can use Windows 10 to do great things." Pocono's Fan Fair and paddock areas will have displays and interactive experiences for fans and members of the NASCAR industry to relax and enjoy Windows 10 devices while interacting on social media with the hashtag #Windows10_400. FULL SERIES COVERAGE • Latest news • Standings • Schedule
Sights and Sounds: Pocono 400
Go behind the scenes for an inside look at the best action form Sunday's Pocono 400 .
Race Rewind: 2015 Pocono Axalta 'We Paint Winners' 400
Check out the 2015 Pocono Axalta 'We Paint Winners' 400 where Martin Truex Jr. snapped a long winless streak and claimed an emotional win.
Starting Grid: Overton's 400 at Pocono Raceway
NASCAR.com's Jonathan Merryman breaks down all you need to know ahead of the Overton's 400 at Pocono Raceway.
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