AJ Allmendinger’s last three flat track races ended in a 21st-place finish at Pocono earlier this year plus 18th-place results at New Hampshire and Indy.
Joey Logano will race chassis PRS-911 at Pocono in the Pennsylvania 400. It was last run at Charlotte in the Coke 600 where Logano finished 12th.
Alex Bowman’s best flat track finish this season came at Richmond. He finished 28th after starting 24th.
Chris Buescher has the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the Happy Hour practice for the Nationwide Series U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway.
Brendan Gaughan tops the speed chart in the Happy Hour practice session for the Nationwide Series U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. will race chassis RK-882 this week at Pocono. It was last raced at Michigan where it finished 27th after getting involved in an accident.
Jesse Little, who scored his first K&N Pro Series win in the Granite State 100 at New Hampshire Speedway on July 11, posted a fast lap of 23.883 seconds at 131.893 mph in the #97 Get to Know Newton Chevrolet to win his first pole award in the K&N Pro Series.
Howard Bixman (owner of the No. 88 Ford) was watching the weather radar on three different phones Friday during the early stages of the ModSpace 125 Friday at Pocono Raceway.
Aric Almirola finished 23rd and 21st in his last two flat track attempts at New Hampshire and Indy respectively.
Greg Biffle will race chassis No. RK-890. It was last campaigned at Kentucky four weeks ago where it finished 14th.
Josh Wise has improved his performance on flat tracks this year. After finishing in the mid to high 30s at Martinsville, Richmond, and Pocono, he scored back-to-back 29th-place finishes at New Hampshire and Indy.
Clint Bowyer will race chassis 809 at Pocono in the Pennsylvania 400. It has been raced at Kansas this May and the first Pocono race in June.
Sam Hornish Jr. has the best 10-lap consecutive average speed in the first practice for the Nationwide Series U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway.
Chase Pistone leads the first practice session for the Nationwide Series U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway.
Marcos Ambrose has earned only two top-20 finishes on flat tracks this year. He was scored fifth at Martinsville and 18th at Richmond. His last Pocono performance ended in a 24th-place finish.