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Friday July 29, 2016
  • Practice 1 results for Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway
  • Check out the complete results from Friday's first practice for this Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway.

  • Brad Keselowski: 'There's only so many of those hits ... before someone gets killed'
  • In the wake of Brad Keselowski's harrowing wreck during a test on the road course at Watkins Glen, the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver admits no one can take those types of hits forever.

  • See which NASCAR drivers are selling the most merchandise
  • In NASCAR, success is usually measured on track -- but it also can be measured off the track through the sale of driver merchandise. See who tops the list.

  • Can Joe Gibbs Racing score Pocono redemption?
  • JGR didn't fare well at Pocono in June, but now they have momentum on their side.

  • New HUBCast: Does Kyle Busch get enough credit?
  • Enjoy an all-new episode of 'The HUBCast with Adam Alexander.'

  • Rain remains in forecast for Ponoco Raceway this weekend
  • Weather could play a major factor -- and likely not in good way -- for this weekend's scheduled NASCAR activities at Pocono Raceway, which includes a Camping World Truck Series race on Saturday and a Sprint Cup Series race Sunday.

  • Where 2 Watch: Television schedule for Pocono & Iowa
  • So you don't miss a second of the action, here's your complete NASCAR television schedule.

  • Smoke Stories: Greg Biffle
  • Greg Biffle recalls his favorite all-time stories of Tony Stewart.

  • Brad Keselowski Gives Insight on Starting BKR
  • Brad Keselowski sits down with Adam Alexander and shares his story on how he was able to start Brad Keselowski Racing.

  • 5 drivers who can win at Pocono Raceway
  • These five drivers have the best shot to master the Tricky Triangle in Sunday's Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway.

    Atlanta Motor Speedway


    Atlanta Motor Speedway Atlanta Motor Speedway, is not only one of the driver's favorite tracks on the circuit it is one of the most fan-friendly tracks as well. Atlanta Motor Speedway was constructed in 1960 on 870 acres in Hampton, GA. about 25 miles south of Alanta. At the end of the 1996 NASCAR season the Atlanta Motor Speedway underwent a track reconfiguration turning the track from a intermediate oval into a quad oval. The speedway was flipped the frontstretch was turned into the backstretch and the new frontstretch was turned into the quad-oval shape that it is today.

    Track Info

    Track Address: 1500 Highway 19 & 41 S.
    Hampton, GA. 30228
    (770) 946-4211
    Offical Web Site: AtlantaMotorSpeedway.com
    Track Shape: Quad-Oval
    Track Length: 1.54 miles
    Front Stretch Length: 2,332 feet
    Back Stretch Length: 1,800 feet
    Banking: 24° Turns
    5° Frontstretch
    5° Backstretch
    Seating Capacity: 124,000
    First Winner: Fireball Roberts (1960)
    Most Wins: Dale Earnhardt (9)
    Lap Record: Geoffrey Bodine; 197.47 mph (28.074 sec)

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