Track Facts SYLVANIA 300 (NSCS)

Fast Facts
SYLVANIA 300

Location
New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Loudon, N.H.

Date
Sunday, June 27, 2010

Time
1:00 p.m.

Sanctioning Body
NASCAR, Daytona Beach, Fla. 

Series
NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

Length
300 Laps, 317.4 Miles

Purse
$ 5,256,417

Event Winner
Jimmie Johnson
Time of Race: 2 hours, 48 minutes and 38 seconds
Average Speed: 113.308 mph
Margin of Victory: 0.753 seconds

Event Pole Sitter
Juan Pablo Montoya, Target Chevrolet
132.337 mph, 28.781 seconds

Qualifying
Qualifying for this event is scheduled for Friday, September 17 at 3:10 p.m. (EDT) and will be televised live on SPEED Channel beginning at 3:00 p.m. (EDT).  The better of two laps will determine a driver’s official qualifying speed for the SYLVANIA 300.  Starting positions 1-42 will be determined by qualifying speeds with the top 35 in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series owner standings guaranteed a starting position.  The remainder of the 43-car field will be set as outlined by the event’s official entry blank.

Radio/Television
Performance Racing Network (PRN) will broadcast the race live to its affiliate radio stations beginning at 12:00 p.m. (EDT). PRN’s broadcast can also be heard on Sirius NASCAR Radio channel 128. ESPN will televise the race with live coverage set to begin at 12:00 p.m. (EDT)

Tickets
Tickets for all of the NASCAR events on Friday, Saturday, and even Sunday’s SYLVANIA 300 are available online at www.nhms.com or by calling Guest Services at (603) 783-4931.