Hamlin Takes Food City 500 Pole And Bristol Track Record In Process

Hamlin Sets Bristol Qualifying Record in Food City 500 Pole Run [Getty Images for NASCAR]

Hamlin Sets Bristol Qualifying Record in Food City 500 Pole Run [Getty Images for NASCAR]

Bristol, TN –  Results from Friday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Qualifying at Bristol Motor Speedway, a session which saw the #11 Toyota Camry of Denny Hamlin turn a surprising fast lap in not only taking the pole for Sunday’s Food City 500 but also secure the track qualifying fast lap in the process.  Full qualifying results follow:

POS Car # Driver Make Sponsor Best Speed Best Time Behind
1 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota FedEx Freight 129.991 14.761 Leader
2 2 Brad Keselowski Ford Miller Lite 129.965 14.764 –0.003
3 20 Matt Kenseth Toyota Home Depot Husky 129.073 14.866 –0.105
4 22 Joey Logano Ford Shell Pennzoil 128.830 14.894 –0.133
5 9 Marcos Ambrose Ford Stanley 128.727 14.906 –0.145
6 24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet Axalta 128.245 14.962 –0.201
7 18 Kyle Busch Toyota Skittles 128.159 14.972 –0.211
8 16 Greg Biffle Ford Meguiar’s 127.946 14.997 –0.236
9 31 Ryan Newman Chevrolet Quicken Loans Billion Dollar Bracket Challenge 127.801 15.014 –0.253
10 5 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet Farmers Insurance 127.690 15.027 –0.266
11 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet Kobalt Tools 127.385 15.063 –0.302
12 99 Carl Edwards Ford Kelloggs/Frosted Flakes 127.073 15.100 –0.339
13 41 Kurt Busch Chevrolet Haas Automation 128.322 14.953 –0.192
14 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr Chevrolet National Guard 128.271 14.959 –0.198
15 15 Clint Bowyer Toyota 5-Hour Energy 128.245 14.962 –0.201
16 38 David Gilliland Ford Long John Silver’s 128.236 14.963 –0.202
17 1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet McDonald’s 128.168 14.971 –0.210
18 26 Cole Whitt Toyota GEAR Speed Stick 127.929 14.999 –0.238
19 34 David Ragan Ford Dockside Logistics 127.903 15.002 –0.241
20 42 Kyle Larson Chevrolet Target 127.792 15.015 –0.254
21 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Ford Nationwide Insurance 127.682 15.028 –0.267
22 47 AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet Bush’s Grillin’ Beans 127.648 15.032 –0.271
23 43 Aric Almirola Ford Smithfield 127.605 15.037 –0.276
24 95 Michael McDowell Ford K-Love 127.605 15.037 –0.276
25 13 Casey Mears Chevrolet No. 13 GEICO Chevrolet SS 127.597 15.038 –0.277
26 3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet Bad Boy Buggies / Realtree 127.529 15.046 –0.285
27 4 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet Budweiser 127.444 15.056 –0.295
28 27 Paul Menard Chevrolet Richmond/Menards 127.436 15.057 –0.296
29 78 Martin Truex Jr Chevrolet Furniture Row 127.351 15.067 –0.306
30 51 Justin Allgaier Chevrolet SEM Products 127.343 15.068 –0.307
31 40 Landon Cassill Chevrolet CRC Brakleen 127.182 15.087 –0.326
32 98 Josh Wise Chevrolet Phil Parsons Racing 127.174 15.088 –0.327
33 23 Alex Bowman Toyota Dr. Pepper Toyota Camry 127.165 15.089 –0.328
34 7 Michael Annett Chevrolet Pilot / Flying J Chevrolet 126.896 15.121 –0.360
35 36 Reed Sorenson Chevrolet TBA 126.645 15.151 –0.390
36 10 Danica Patrick Chevrolet #10 GoDaddy-Get Found Chevrolet 126.628 15.153 –0.392
37 14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 126.545 15.163 –0.402
38 55 Brian Vickers Toyota Aaron’s Dream Machine 126.445 15.175 –0.414
39 32 Travis Kvapil Ford AskMore-GetMore.com 126.303 15.192 –0.431
40 83 Ryan Truex Toyota Borla Exhaust Toyota Camry 125.363 15.306 –0.545
41 30 Parker Kligerman Toyota Swan Energy 124.460 15.417 –0.656
42 66 Joe Nemechek Toyota Land Castle Title 122.537 15.659 –0.898
43 33 Timmy Hill Chevrolet LittleJoesAutos.com 122.084 15.717 –0.956

 

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