Pocono reveals race lengths for 2020 Cup doubleheader

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Pocono Raceway announced Tuesday the lengths for its NASCAR Cup doubleheader weekend in June.

The June 27 Cup race will be a 325 miles/130 laps.

The June 28 Cup race will be 350 miles/140 laps.

The Cup races will be shown by NBC Sports.

This marks the first time in NASCAR history that the Cup Series has held back-to-back races at the same track and on the same weekend. Prior to the change for next year, the 2.5-mile track had held Cup races on two different weekends in the same year from 1982-2019.

Also taking part in the weekend will be the ARCA Series, the NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series.

Here’s the weekend schedule:

Thursday, June 25

ARCA Menards Series practice and qualifying (times TBA)

ARCA General Tire #AnywhereIsPossible 200 race (80 laps / 200 miles) – at 4:15 p.m. ET

Friday, June 26

Gander Outdoors Truck Series practice and qualifying (times TBA)

Two NASCAR Cup practices (times TBA)

Saturday, June 27

Xfinity Series practice (time TBA)

NASCAR Cup qualifying (time TBA)

NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series race (60 laps / 150 miles) – 12 p.m. ET.

NASCAR Cup Series Race No. 1 (130 laps / 325 miles) – 3 p.m. ET.

– NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series Race (60 Laps / 150 Miles)

Sunday, June 28

Xfinity Series qualifying (time TBA)

Pocono Green 225 Xfinity Series race (90 laps / 225 miles) – 12 p.m. ET.

NASCAR Cup 350-mile race No. 2 (140 laps / 350 miles – there will be no qualifying; the starting lineup will be set by inverting the lead-lap finishers from Saturday’s Cup race) – 3:30 p.m. ET.