Thanks to a repave that led to blistering speeds, Pocono Raceway’s track record was topped 36 times.
Joey Logano had the fastest speed of them all.
Logano turned a lap of 179.598 mph on Saturday to set the track record during qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Pocono. Logano won his first pole of the season and fourth in 125 career Sprint Cup starts.
He drove the No. 20 Toyota around the 2Â½-mile track in 50.112 seconds.