POCONO, PA (WTVB) - The first of this season’s two racing weekends at Michigan International Speedway begins on Friday with the spotlight Sprint Cup series Quicken Loans 400 happening on Sunday. Yesterday, fan favorite Dale Earnhardt Jr. passed Brad Keselowski for the lead with five laps to go and then held on at the finish to win the Pocono 400 at Pocono Raceway. It was Earnhardt’s second victory of the season and the 21st of his career in the Sprint Cup series.
Keselowski led 95 of 160 laps. Kurt Busch finished third followed by Denny Hamlin and Kyle Larson.