Bob Pockrass

Motorsports Reporter

Award-winning motorsports writer Bob Pockrass joined ESPN in February of 2015 to cover NASCAR and other motorsports for

Pockrass, who has been covering NASCAR since 1991, produces news stories, features, analysis, columns, blogs and more for the NASCAR and motorsports sections of

Prior to joining ESPN, Pockrass was NASCAR writer for The Sporting News, a continuation of his previous position as associate editor for NASCAR Scene and that began in 2003. During those years he was twice named Writer of the Year by the National Motorsports Press Association (2009, 2013) and received numerous writing awards.

Pockrass, who was twice named to the “Twitter 100” of 100 sports personalities to follow on Twitter (2011, 2012), has also made dozens of television and radio appearances as a NASCAR expert.

Pockrass began his journalism career as a sports reporter for the Daytona Beach News-Journal, covering Florida State football, college and high school sports and motorsports for the 100,000-circulation daily newspaper from 1991-2003.

He is a graduate of Indiana University with a major in Journalism.