Long Pond II: Sterling Marlin preview

COORS LIGHT TEAM FACTS--- * Pocono Raceway: In 34 career starts at Pocono Raceway, Marlin has scored five top-5 and 13 top-10 finishes. He has won two poles at the track (6/20/99, 6/9/02). His best finish is fourth and has happened four...

COORS LIGHT TEAM FACTS---

* Pocono Raceway: In 34 career starts at Pocono Raceway, Marlin has scored five top-5 and 13 top-10 finishes. He has won two poles at the track (6/20/99, 6/9/02). His best finish is fourth and has happened four times - 6/9/02, 6/17/01, 6/20/99, 6/11/95.

* Chassis: The Coors Light team will take chassis #203 to Pocono. Marlin has driven chassis #203 to four top-10 finishes this season; it has finished outside of the top-10 only once. The car has competed in the following races this season: Las Vegas (win), Darlington (win), Texas (7th), Charlotte (11th), Pocono (4th). The Coors Light team tested this car in Indy and plans on taking it to the Brickyard 400 next weekend.

* Marlin has lead the NASCAR Winston Cup point standings since Rockingham and is the only driver to rank in the top-10 since the Daytona 500 in February 2001. The Coors Dodge has finished 21st or better in all but one race this season.

* Dominant Dodges: Chip Ganassi Racing's two Dodge entries (#40 & #41) have a combined two wins, eight top-5 finishes and 15 top-10 finishes so far this season. Both cars are in the top-25 in owner and driver points; their average place in owner points is 12th.

UPCOMING APPEARANCES ---

Sterling Marlin:
* Friday, July 26, 6pm - 8pm, The Dubois Mall, Dubois, PA

Coors show car:
* Friday, July 26, 2:30pm - 4:30pm, Lauvel Beverage, 830 Monroe Street, Stroudsburg, PA
* Friday, July 26, 5:30pm - 9pm, Pocono Brewing Company, Swiftwater, PA
* Saturday, July 27, 11am - 1pm, Marshall Creek Beverage, Route 209, Marshall Creek, PA
* Saturday, July 27, 2pm - 4pm, Eagle Valley Beverage, East Stroudsburg, PA

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Series NASCAR Cup
Drivers Sterling Marlin , Chip Ganassi
Teams Chip Ganassi Racing