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LONG POND, Pa. – It's race day at Pocono Raceway. Here's a primer to get you prepared.


Today's race will be broadcast on FOX Sports 1, MRN and Sirius XM NASCAR Radio.

The race runs 160 laps. Stage 1 ends on Lap 50. Stage 2 ends on Lap 100.

The green flag is scheduled for approximately 3:18 p.m. ET.


Jimmie Johnson will lead the Hendrick Motorsports team to the green flag from 19th place.

Chase Elliott will roll off the grid 25th, Kasey Kahne will follow in 26th and Dale Earnhardt Jr. will take the green flag from the rear of the field as a result of swapping the engine during practice.



Hendrick Motorsports has accumulated 17 wins at Pocono Raceway, with the four most recent coming as season sweeps in 2013 (Jimmie Johnson and Kasey Kahne) and 2014 (Dale Earnhardt Jr.). In addition, the organization has 12 pole positions, 67 top-five finishes and 116 top-10 finishes at the 2.5-mile triangle.