LONG POND, Pa. (AP) Jimmie Johnson walked into the media center holding his daughter’s hand, his pregnant wife right behind them. Their second child is due in September, right around the time of the final race before the Chase field is set.
The Racin Report With Taylor Zarzour 6-15-12- This week Taylor talks with his buddy Marty Smith about some ofthe best races at Pocono in recent years, if other tracks should shorten thie rqces races like Pocono has done. Plus they get into Joey Logano winning at last week and if Mark Martin should have to run a full schedule.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Joseph Mattioli, the founder and chairman of Pocono Raceway, has died following a lengthy illness, NASCAR officials announced Thursday during a preseason press conference at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. He was 86.