Chase Briscoe is 750/1 to win at Pocono Saturday

Chase Briscoe is 750/1 to win at Pocono Saturday

 

● This weekend’s NASCAR Cup Sequence doubleheader at Pocono (Pa.) Raceway is a hometown race for major sponsor HighPoint.com. The main IT infrastructure and options firm is predicated simply 90 minutes east of the two.5-mile triangle in Sparta, New Jersey. The corporate was based in 1996 and serves markets within the Tri-State area and southeastern United States, with a presence in Charlotte, North Carolina, and abroad in London.

 

● HighPoint.com will share the house stage highlight with Cisco as they rejoice the debut of the most recent era of Webex by Cisco. The 2 will share paint on the No. 14 Ford Mustang at Pocono honoring a longstanding partnership between the 2 corporations. When HighPoint.com President and CEO Mike Mendiburu based the corporate 25 years in the past, Cisco was one of many first corporations he got down to companion with. Cisco has at all times been a pacesetter in collaboration, and its instruments give HighPoint the chance to offer transformative options that make an actual distinction for its prospects.

 

● Webex by Cisco is the main enterprise resolution for conferences, messaging, and occasions within the cloud and is designed for groups of all sizes. Trusted by greater than 85 p.c of Fortune 500 corporations, Webex by Cisco powers a brand new means of collaborating that’s centered across the work folks do, not the place they do it – whether or not it’s within the workplace, at dwelling, or wherever in between.

 

● The Pocono doubleheader follows one of many extra spectacular runs of the season for the No. 14 group after what appeared to be a possible top-five end in final weekend’s Inaugural Ally 400 at Nashville (Tenn.) Speedway. Briscoe ran solidly within the top-15 earlier than the group made a name to realize monitor place, inserting him within the lead on lap 177. Briscoe led 5 laps and was on monitor for a brand new career-best end earlier than a brake concern took him out of rivalry with lower than 75 laps to go.

 

● Briscoe can have an opportunity to attain his first Cup Sequence win on Saturday and Sunday, however he already has one Sunday win at Pocono after overcoming a mountain of adversity to be the primary to cross the end line in final yr’s NASCAR Xfinity Sequence race on the Tough Triangle. The Mitchell, Indiana, native overcame a pit-road rushing penalty, a near-miss in a multicar accident and a late-race spin whereas resulting in notch a complete of 24 laps led en path to his fourth win of 2020 and the primary home-track win for HighPoint.com.

 

● And that wasn’t Briscoe’s first time visiting Pocono’s victory lane. On July 29, 2016, Briscoe received the ARCA Racing Sequence occasion to cap a string of 4 consecutive victories. He led all however 9 of the race’s 60 laps in a dominating efficiency that was emblematic of his season. Briscoe drove to 2 extra victories that yr to take the ARCA championship by a formidable 535 factors.

 

● In his three Pocono begins outdoors of the Xfinity Sequence, Briscoe completed among the many top-10 each time. He completed tenth within the June 2016 ARCA race and ninth within the 2017 NASCAR Tenting World Truck Sequence race.

 

● Briscoe sits twenty sixth within the driver championship after 17 races and leads the Rookie of the 12 months standings by 94 factors over Anthony Alfredo.

 

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