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Register for American Muscle’s Annual Mustang Show

AmericanMuscle’s 11th Annual Mustang Show | June 15, 2019, at Maple Grove Raceway Mustang owners—start your engines! (AM) is proud to announce its 11th annual Mustang Show (AM2019) will be taking place on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Maple Grove Raceway in Mohnton, Pa. AM2019 is the world’s largest …

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AmericanTrucks Presents Drag Racing with a Silverado and a $5,000 Giveaway

Frontstretch Readers – After you’re done checking out Adam’s adventure with his Silverado at Maple Grove Raceway, keep reading to learn about the RAXIOM Lighting $5,000 Giveaway on for F150, Silverado, Sierra and Ram owners, thanks to longtime partner, AmericanTrucks! How Fast is a Tuned & Lifted Silverado? …

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Pocono Raceway’s Ricky Durst: Ticket Sales Are No Longer About Tickets

Those who attend events regularly at Pocono Raceway know that a weekend at the Tricky Triangle is about more than just a race. An infield Block Party highlighted by bands and fireworks, the Jr. Nation Camping Experience, numerous driver appearances and most recently, the grand opening of the Bark Park …

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2015 NASCAR Rewind: Jamie McMurray

Jamie McMurray entered the 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season in familiar territory. While the previous year was statistically strong, featuring a career high 368 laps led for the Joplin, Mo. native, wildly inconsistent finishes prevented the team from making the Chase as they finished the season buried in 18th …

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Kevin Heaney: The Man Behind Pocono Raceway’s Social Empire

Throughout history, humans have consistently pursued ways to become more interconnected. The expansion of the railways changed the course of U.S. history, allowing travel from coast to coast to happen in days instead of weeks. The Wright Brothers’ first successful flight attempt in 1903 was a critical step toward making …

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Kevin Harvick Paces 1st 2015 Axalta We Paint Winners 400 Practice at Pocono

The first practice for Sunday’s Axalta We Paint Winners 400 at Pocono Raceway is complete. Kevin Harvick, who has yet to win a Sprint Cup race at the Tricky Triangle, topped the chart in his Budweiser/Jimmy John’s Chevrolet with a speed of 176.932 mph. He was followed by Kyle Busch, …

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2014 NASCAR Driver Review: AJ Allmendinger

Ride: No. 47 JTG-Daugherty Racing Chevrolet Crew chief: Brian Burns Points finish: 13th Stats: 36 starts, one win, two top 5s, five top 10s, zero poles, 68 laps led, four DNFs, 19.7 average start, 20.2 average finish Best finish: First – Watkins Glen High Point: AJ Allmendinger‘s first full season behind the wheel of the No. …

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2014 Driver Review: Martin Truex, Jr.

Ride: No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Chevrolet Crew chief: Todd Berrier Points finish: 24th Stats: 36 starts, zero wins, one top 5, five top 10s, zero poles, one lap led, three DNFs, 20.1 average start, 20.2 average finish Best finish: Fourth, once (Kansas Speedway, October) High Point: It is difficult to locate a high point of …

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Marketing Magic: How A Track CMO Delivers Value To NASCAR Fans And Sponsors

In January 2014, a management restructure at the Pocono Raceway resulted in Ben May ascending to Chief Marketing Officer. While the position is new for May, he certainly is no stranger to the Tricky Triangle, having worked with the Mattioli family since 2001. May sat down with our own Tony …

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