Pocono Raceway is located in Long Pond, Pennsylvania, but is in close proximately to both Philadelphia, PA and New York City, NY. Pocono Raceway is know as having one of the most accessible pit areas for fans to receive autographs, but fans are encouraged to bring all the supplies they will need on race weekend as there is no place at the raceway or anywhere near the track to purchase supplies.
The 2.5 mile track was completed in 1968 and has a seating capacity of 76,812. The shape of the track is considered to be a tri-oval offering a frontstretch of 3740 feet, backstretch of 3055 feet and a short stretch of 1780 feet. The banking at the track is varied with turn 1 being 14 degrees, turn 2 at 8 degrees, turn 3 at 6 degrees and the straights at 2 degrees.
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15 35 Hospitality Way (10.5 mi. away)
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