Sprint Cup Series Axalta ‘We Paint Winners’ 400

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

Race: Axalta ‘We Paint Winners’ 400

Place: Pocono Raceway

Date and Time: Sunday, June 5 at 1 p.m. ET

Tune-in: FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Polesitter: Brad Keselowski

Distance: 400 miles (160 laps)

What To Watch For: Matt Kenseth goes for his second consecutive Pocono win. … Active Pocono wins leader Denny Hamlin tries for his fifth victory at the Tricky Triangle. He has not visited Victory Lane at the 2.5-mile track since 2010. … Dale Earnhardt Jr. eyes his first win of the season. The No. 88 Chevrolet driver swept the Pocono races in 2014. … Kyle Busch shoots for his first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series win at Pocono. He has captured a checkered flag at every active NASCAR track (21 of 23), except for Charlotte and the Tricky Triangle.

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Greg is a published award winning sportswriter who spent 23 years combined active and active reserve military service, much of that in and around the Special Operations community. Greg is the author of "The Nuts and Bolts of NASCAR: The Definitive Viewers' Guide to Big-Time Stock Car Auto Racing" and has been published in major publications across the country including the Los Angeles Times, the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He was also a contributor to Chicken Soup for the NASCAR Soul, published in 2010, and the Christmas edition in 2016. He wrote as the NASCAR, Formula 1, Auto Reviews and National Veterans Affairs Examiner for Examiner.com and has appeared on Fox News. He holds a BS degree in communications, a Masters degree in psychology and is currently a PhD candidate majoring in psychology. He is currently the weekend Motorsports Editor for Autoweek.