Kyle Busch, Austin Dillon, Kevin Harvick and Brad Keselowski to Run Pocono Truck Series Race
Saturday Advance Tickets Start at $20 for Adults, Kids 12 and Under Free
LONG POND, PA (July 27, 2015) – The Pocono Mountains 150 at Pocono Raceway will feature the stars of the NASCAR Camping World Series (NCWTS), along with NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) drivers Kyle Busch, Austin Dillon, Kevin Harvick and Brad Keselowski, on Saturday August 1st. Advance Saturday Grandstand Tickets start at $20 for adults and kids, ages 12 and under, are admitted free with accompaniment of an adult ticket holder. Additionally, RV and Camping guests attending the Windows 10 400 race weekend will have complimentary access to the Grandstand on Saturday with their Pocono Raceway camping wristbands.
Busch, who finished second in his sole NCWTS race at Pocono in 2011, will makes his first NCWTS start of 2015 on Saturday, August 1st. Dillon, the 2011 NCWTS champion, returns to “The Tricky Triangle” as the defending Pocono Mountains 150 race winner. Harvick, driving the No. 00 JR Motorsports Chevrolet, has two victories at Pocono in NCWTS competition, as an owner in 2010 and as a driver/owner in 2011. Keselowski, driving his Brad Keselowski Racing entry, won the 2013 Pocono NCWTS race as an owner with driver Ryan Blaney in 2013.
The Pocono Mountains 150 is the middle race of the 23-race NCWTS season, which has already seen seven different winners. Matt Crafton, the current NCWTS point leader with four wins this year, holds a 14-point advantage over Tyler Reddick and a 24-point advantage over Sunoco Rookie of the Year contender Erik Jones.
In addition to the Pocono Mountains 150, on-track events on Saturday at Pocono Raceway will include a NSCS final practice session, NCWTS qualifying and the ModSpace 125 ARCA Racing Series Presented by Menards race. On Friday, several NCWTS drivers will participate in an autograph session inside Pocono Raceway’s Fan Fair area at 12:30 p.m. ET. Wristband distribution, available for the first 150 fans in attendance, will begin at 8 a.m. ET, at the Flag Pole located next to Fan Fair. (Note: Schedule and appearances subject to change without notice.)
For tickets and additional information about the Windows 10 400 race weekend, taking place at Pocono Raceway from Friday, July 31st – Sunday, August 2nd, please visit www.poconoraceway.com or call 1-800-RACEWAY (1-800-722-3929).
Kevin Heaney (Pocono Raceway) moc.yawecaronocopnull@yenaehk, 570-646-2300
About Pocono Raceway
Pocono Raceway, also known as “The Tricky Triangle,” is family-owned and situated in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. In business for over 50 years, the Raceway hosts multiple, national motorsports events including two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, one Verizon IndyCar Series, one NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and two ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards events each year. The Raceway has added multiple running series events to their annual calendar, including the Warrior Dash. Pocono Raceway is the world’s largest, privately-owned solar-powered sports facility. Their 25-acre, three-megawatt solar farm provides the energy needs of the Raceway, as well as, adds electricity to the local power grid.
For more information, please visit www.poconoraceway.com.