Pocono Raceway CEO willing to host Pocono road course race for NASCR event if they maintain second date
The facts are that Sunday’s race at Pocono was flat boring. The problem was magnified for those that saw the spectacualr NASCAR Xfinity race on the short track of Iowa Speedway.
Despite that, Pocono Raceway drew a big audience. Pocono saw a 2.01 overnight, up 9% from New Hampshire.
The NASCAR Xfinity Series ratings for Iowa Speedway on Saturday were awesome. The Xfinity race had 1.14 overnight. That’s up 15% over the 2016 Xfinity season average.
Pocono Raceway CEO Nick Igdalsky says he “would be open to a road course race for one of the two.”