Kevin Harvick (29 Chevrolet) has the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first Saturday practice for the Sprint Cup AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Jennifer Jo Cobb, driver of the No. 10 truck, has received a penalty for her actions during the Camping World Truck Series May 29 race at Dover (Sections 12-1, 12.8 b and 10.4.2.1 NASCAR rule book).
The No. 33 car (driven by Austin Dillon in the XFINITY Series race at Dover) was found to be too low in the rear during post-race inspection on May 30.
The (XFINITY Series) No. 97 team has been penalized for an infraction occurring during practice on May 29. It is a P3 level penalty (Sections 12.1 and 188.8.131.52b NASCAR rule book).
The No. 4 team (Kevin Harvick, driver) has been assessed a P1 level penalty for receiving written warnings in two consecutive events (Section 184.108.40.206b,c NASCAR rule book).
Trevor Bayne, driver of the No. 6 car, has received a penalty for his actions during the May 31 race at Dover International Speedway (Sections 12.1, 12.8 b and 10.4.2.1 in the 2015 NASCAR rule book).
Tony Stewart swept the top-five in 2012 at Pocono Raceway and the top-10 the following season, but last year he finished outside that mark in both races, which leaves fantasy owners questioning if the 2014 results were an anomaly or a change in direction.
Sam Hornish Jr. has finished on the lead lap in 75 percent of his starts at Pocono Raceway, including in his last attempt in the 2012 Pennsylvania 400. He finished 19th in that event after starting 25th.
If 2014 is an indication, Michael Annett will be a solid dark horse at Pocono this week. Last year, he finished in the low 20s in both races, which showed a considerable advancement over his qualification efforts.
Denny Hamlin won his first two attempts at Pocono Raceway as a rookie and he backed that up with two more wins in back-to-back races in 2009/2010. Since then, he has finished in the top 10 five more times and outside that mark four times.
Gracin Raz finished fourth in Saturday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series-West race at California's Shasta Speedway.
David Mayhew was credited with a 20th place DNF in Saturday night's NASCAR K&N Pro Series-West race at California's Shasta Speedway.