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Saturday July 30, 2016
  • Earnhardt says no change in concussion-like symptoms
  • LONG POND, Pa. (AP) Dale Earnhardt Jr. says his concussion-like symptoms haven't changed and his return to NASCAR doesn't appear imminent.

  • Sprint Cup final practice full results for Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono
  • See the complete results from Saturday's final practice session for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Pocono Raceway.

  • Danica Patrick busts a move while answering fan questions
  • Danica Patrick is a really talented multi-tasker.

  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. explains how his concussion symptoms have 'plateaued'
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. took to Twitter to provide an update on his current condition.

  • Tony Stewart's insurance will not provide coverage in Ward family lawsuit
  • Tony Stewart's insurance company will not provide coverage in Kevin Ward Jr. family lawsuit.

  • Matt Kenseth's 'chill' bike ride turns into 103-mile trek
  • Matt Kenseth was invited by Jimmie Johnson to partake in a bike ride in Iowa, but it turned out to be longer than expected.

  • 5 best bets to be next first-time winners of 2016
  • With the Chase for the Sprint Cup rapidly approaching, which Sprint Cup driver has the best chance to become the next first-time winner of 2016?

  • ARCA: Chase Briscoe Wins Fourth Straight - Pocono 2016
  • ARCA: Chase Briscoe is able to gain a big lead on John Wes Townley and takes home the checkered flag for the fourth consecutive ARCA race.

  • Jeff Gordon willing to sub for Earnhardt as long as needed
  • LONG POND, Pa. (AP) Jeff Gordon weaved his way through a mob of fans lined the outside the media center, all screaming for an autograph from a driver they thought would never again wear a firesuit.

  • Martin Truex Jr. wins NASCAR pole at Pocono Raceway
  • LONG POND, Pa. (AP) Martin Truex Jr. turned a lap of 179.244 mph and won the pole Friday at Pocono Raceway.

    Chicagoland Speedway


    Chicagoland Speedway Chicagoland Speedway, is one of the newer members to the NASCAR Sprint Cup speedway circuit. Construction of the 930 acre facility began in 1999 and Chicagoland speedway held it's first race in 2001. The speedway is located about 35 miles southwest of Chicago in Joliet, Illinois. Chicagoland's unique Tri-Oval shape is the only kind on the circuit. The backstretch of this tri-oval isn't straight but instead has a noticeable curve to it.


    Track Info

    Track Address: 500 Speedway Blvd.
    Joliet, IL. 60433
    (815) 727-7223
    Offical Web Site: ChicagolandSpeedway.com
    Track Shape: D-Shaped Oval
    Track Length: 1.5 miles
    Front Stretch Length: 2,400 feet
    Back Stretch Length: 1,700 feet
    Banking: 18° Turns
    11° Frontstretch
    5° Backstretch
    Seating Capacity: 75,000
    First Winner: Kevin Harvick (2001)
    Most Wins: Kevin Harvick & Tony Stewart (2)
    Lap Record: Jimmie Johnson; 188.14 mph (28.701 sec)

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