(formerly Pocono International Raceway
) also known as the Tricky Triangle
, is a superspeedway
located in the Pocono Mountains
at Long Pond
. It is the site of two annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
races held just weeks apart in early June and late July/early August, one NASCAR Xfinity Series
event in early June, one NASCAR Camping World Truck Series
event in late July/early August, and two ARCA Racing Series
races in early June and late July/early August. From 1971 to 1989, and again since 2013, the track has also hosted an Indy Car
race, currently sanctioned by the IndyCar Series
and run in August.
Pocono is one of a very few NASCAR tracks not owned by either Speedway Motorsports, Inc.
or International Speedway Corporation
, the dominant track owners in NASCAR. It is run by the Igdalsky siblings Brandon and Nicholas, both of whom are third-generation members of the family-owned Mattco Inc, started by Joseph II and Rose Mattioli. Mattco also owns South Boston Speedway
in South Boston
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