For the Sunday race at Pocono Jimmie Johnson picked up the poll with a speed of 168.215 MPH. Sitting along side of him is going to be Mark Martin. The only driver to miss the race is Chad Chaffin.
USA Today out with an article on Patrick Carpentier. The article says that Gillett Evernham Motorsports will decide by August 15th on weather he will be back for the next season.
Ryan Newman still has not said where he will drive in 2009.
During Sprint Cup practice on Speed TV they said that David Hyder is now the crew chief for the #21 car at Wood Brothers racing.