New to NASCAR? Olympic Paints and Stains takes you on a behind the scenes tour of the Sprint Cup at Pocono Raceway
<ul><li>The Penske Racing Facility </li></ul><ul><li>in Mooresville, SC is 424,697 square feet </li></ul><ul><li>& houses </li></ul><ul><li>IndyCar Series Team </li></ul><ul><li>Grand-Am Rolex Series Teams </li></ul><ul><li>NASCAR Team </li></ul>
Here’s where the Magic happens… PPG Automotive Refinish’s Envirobase High Performance was used to coat the #77 Mobil 1 Dodge Charger Find out more about this high quality, eco-friendly product!
that’s a wrap! The Penske Racing Team painstakingly wrapped vinyl logos on multiple cars using the same design scheme. <ul><li>watch them in action </li></ul><ul><li>get a PDF rendering of the design </li></ul>
visits Pittsburgh , PA the Penske Racing hauler the Penske Racing merchandise trailer the CAR!
Fans of all ages met Sam Hornish Jr . & got Penske Racing memorabilia signed !
The view from the inside! You’ll find an extra car up top! Everything the team & pit crew needs can be found stored nice and neatly in these lockers! Meeting & review space for the team!
Sam Hornish Jr. #77 Sam poses by his car, which features the Olympic Paint logo on the hood!
& We’re off to the races! Hot Passes in hand we enter Pocono Raceway via the famous Tunnel Turn at turn 2!
The #77 Mobil 1 Dodge was kept in garage 39 where the Penske Racing team made modifications.
The Camping World Truck Race was on Saturday, July 31 st and was the first truck race at Pocono Raceway! Tim Bainey Jr . signed autographs for fans. Michelle Theraiult signed autographs for fans. Elliott Sadler took 1 st place!
Here’s how the Pole Works! <ul><li>That top # there can show the top speed of the last lap but can also show the top speed that put a car “on the pole” </li></ul><ul><li>1-8 lists the top 8 drivers </li></ul><ul><li>These numbers change each lap so watch closely! </li></ul>
From top left, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon, Kasey Kahne and Jimmie Johnson Practice in the Poconos
Spotters positioned themselves all around the track to provide 360 coverage for the drivers during practice. The drivers would make a few laps then head back to the garage to make modifications depending on how the car ran. Spotters & Scanners
MRN’s Glenn Jarrett broadcasted from the Pit during the Truck Race Here’s another view from the infield. You’re looking at the Tunnel Turn!