AUTO RACING: Pocono, Dover events slated for 2014
LONG POND - Pocono Raceway will once again feature two full weekends of NASCAR racing, along with one weekend of the IndyCar Series on its 2014 racing schedule.
When the stock cars make their first visit, the ARCA Series will kick off the racing activities with the ARCA Pocono 200, Saturday, June 7. The Sprint Cup Pocono 400 will be competed Sunday, June 8.
Qualifying for both events will be held June 6.
Stock cars return to the track the first weekend in August for three events.
Friday, Aug. 1, the ARCA ModSpace 125 will be competed, followed on Saturday by the Pocono Mountains 150 for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series.
The highlight of the weekend will be the NASCAR Sprint Cup GoBowling.com 400 on Sunday, Aug. 3.
Open wheelers will take center stage during July when the IndyCar Series visits for the Pocono IndyCar 500 on July 6. A preliminary Indy Lights race will be held Saturday, July 5.
Dover International Speedway will host two NASCAR weekends, beginning Friday, May 30, with the Lucas Oil 200 for the Camping World Truck Series. That event will be followed by the NASCAR Nationwide Series race Saturday, May 31, and the FEDEX 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race on June 1.
The stock car series return again to the Delaware facility with a Nationwide Series race Sept. 27, and the NASCAR Sprint Cup AAA 400 on Sept. 28.