Discussion

Wallace after fifth Pocono win

Updated: June 7, 2002, 3:51 PM ET
By Jerry Bonkowski | ESPN.com

If there's one thing Rusty Wallace knows for sure: you can't be a slow poke at Pocono.

Heading into Sunday's Pocono 500 at Pocono Raceway, the veteran driver of the No. 2 Ford still holds the track record for the fastest race at the 2½-mile Pennsylvania tri-oval (3 hours, 27 minutes, at an average winning speed of 144.892 mph in July 1996).

To maintain a mark that long, despite all the technological advances that have taken place in recent years, says a lot about the caliber ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

ESPN TOP HEADLINES