Pennsylvania 500

Posted: Thursday, July 26, 2001

Where: Pocono Raceway's 212-mile, triangle-shaped raceway with 14-degree banking in the first turn, 8-degree banking in the second turn, 6-degree banking in the third turn and 3,740-foot main straightaway in Long Pond, Pa.

When: 1 p.m. Sunday

Broadcast: Television TNT; Radio Motor Racing Network

2000 winner: Rusty Wallace

Morris News Service's pick: Dale Jarrett

Others to watch: Jeff Gordon, Ricky Rudd, Johnny Benson, Bobby Labonte,

Jeremy Mayfield and Tony Stewart

Notes: Pocono features three very distinctly different turns. The first is a high-banked hairpin, the second is slightly banked and resembles most corners on the circuit, and the third is a long, sweeping turn more familiar to road courses.

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