Since 1989 is not running on this track this category, faster lap today was 221mph in the 2.5-mile tri-oval of Pennsylvania. This circuit is one of the circuits of the Triple Crown. Tony Kanaan and his team are opting (they won Indianapolis 500) to try to win the bonus of 1 million dollars. As the big race of Indianapolis 500 this race will be start with 3 in a row, Fontana (the third of the crown) will do the same. Pocono is a circuit with the following characteristics: Left turns tri oval, turn one 14 ° banking, turn two 8º banking and the third 6º
Mario Andretti has been the fastest in practice, he is still showing his strenght in the ovals as the previous races while Tony Kanaan seconded him and Charlie Kimball. It is expected a great show for the Indycar around this circuit with a total of 24 registered drivers competing for victory.
Briscoe # 4 National Guard Team will be last in the grid because he will not compete in qualifying as he is competing at the same time in ALMS Lime Rock Park race.
Qualyfing is today at 19.15 (CET +1)