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Legendary IndyCar driver Mario Andretti wants one more race

LONG POND, Pa. - Mario Andretti wants one more race, family style.At 73, Andretti has long been retired from racing, and one of open...

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Back up to speed

LONG POND, Pa. - Kurt Busch drove himself into contention to play in stock car racing's...Coble at don.coble@morris.com. At Pocono International Raceway, Long Pond, Pa. Lap length: 2.5 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/08/06/nas_138603.shtml
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Jarrett having late season surge

LONG POND, Pa. -- It's a long season, and fortunes can change as fast as you can snap a valve spring. But Dale Jarrett, a laboring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/27/oth_293768.shtml
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Drivers infuriated by tire blowouts

LONG POND, Pa. - NASCAR's rules that essentially ended the practice of shifting on the mile-long straightaway were considered a success...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/13/nas_455907.shtml
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Timing issues a concern for sport

LONG POND, Pa. - Last Sunday's race at Dover International Speedway took nearly...bellsouth.net. POCONO 500 (RACE NO. 14 OF 36) WHERE: Pocono Raceway at Long Pond, Pa. WHEN: 1 p.m. Sunday TRACK DIMENSIONS: 2.5-mile triangle-shaped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/10/nas_418485.shtml
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A surging Labonte hopes to regain Pocono touch

LONG POND, Pa. -- Bobby Labonte has gotten over last year's rough season. Now...in 2000 on the way to the Winston Cup championship. But after winning at Long Pond in July 2001, Labonte was 26th last June in the Pocono 500 and 11th a month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/06/nas_377700.shtml
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Momentum is the name of the game

LONG POND, Pa. --- Success at the Pocono Raceway can be measured by just a few...and start last. TODAY'S RACE WHAT: Pocono 500 WHERE: Pocono Raceway; Long Pond, Pa. TV TIME: 12:30 p.m. (TNT) 2007 WINNER: Jeff Gordon POLE-SITTER...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/08/nas_461439.shtml
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Drivers want to end winless streak at Pocono Raceway

LONG POND, Pa. -- Ricky Rudd, Sterling Marlin and Ken Schrader all still subscribe to the theory that as long as you run in the lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/17/oth_313786.shtml
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NASCAR's double-file restarts debut at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. - It didn't take long for drivers to get some experience with NASCAR's new double-file restart rule. Denny Hamlin's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/08/nas_526849.shtml
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Newman, Johnson drivers to beat at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. - Ryan Newman and Jimmie Johnson got their front-row starting positions...aside from the typical racing on the race track." At Pocono Raceway, Long Pond, Pa. Lap length: 2.5 miles Car numbers in parentheses 1. (12) Ryan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/27/nas_382297.shtml
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