Keselowski wins New Hampshire pole


LOUDON, NH (TheSpread) – Brad Keselowski got a much-needed boost to his weekend, as he won the pole for the Camping World RV Sales 301 on Friday.

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According to oddsmakers at, Denny Hamlin is now the lone favorite to win this race, as he has 5/1 odds. Other short odds to win are Jimmie Johnson (6/1), Kyle Busch (7/1) and Keselowski (7/1).

Hamlin is 26th in the point standings, 320 points out of first. Hamlin is winless this year with three top 5s. Hamlin has won twice in New Hampshire and he has an average finish of 7.9 at the track. His driver rating there is 104.8, which ranks fourth in the series. Hamlin will start seventh on Sunday.

Johnson qualified second for the race, but failed inspection afterwards and was pushed to 43rd. Johnson is the current points leader by 49 over Bowyer. He has four wins and eight top 5s on the year. Johnson has won three times at this track and his average finish there is 9.5. His driver rating at New Hampshire is 105.8, which ranks third in the series.

Busch qualified fourth for Sunday’s race. He is seventh in the point standings, 125 points out of first place. He has two wins and eight top 5s on the year. Busch has one win at New Hampshire, and his average finish at the track is 16.7, while his driver rating is 89.6, which ranks 12th in the series.

Keselowski is back in 13th in the standings, 170 points out of first place. He is winless on the year with five top 5s. Keselowski has never won this event, but did finish fifth in last year’s race.

Bet on NASCAR Odds

The Camping World RV Sales 301 will take place Sunday, July 14 at 1:15PM ET from New Hampshire Motor Speedway. For complete odds and track information on this year’s race, see below.

Odds to win the Camping World RV Sales 301 – 2013 Camping World RV Sales 301 – New Hampshire Motor Speedway – Sunday, July 14

Denny Hamlin 5/1

Jimmie Johnson 6/1

Kyle Busch 7/1

Brad Keselowski 7/1

Kasey Kahne 8/1

Jeff Gordon 8/1

Kurt Busch 10/1

Dale Earnhardt Jr 10/1

Clint Bowyer 12/1

Matt Kenseth 12/1

Tony Stewart 15/1

Carl Edwards 15/1

Kevin Harvick 18/1

Martin Truex Jr 35/1

Ryan Newman 40/1

Jamie McMurray 40/1

Juan Montoya 40/1

Joey Logano 40/1

Greg Biffle 45/1

Brian Vickers 50/1

Jeff Burton 75/1

Aric Almirola 100/1

Ricky Stenhouse Jr 100/1

Paul Menard 100/1

Marcos Ambrose 300/1

AJ Allmendinger 500/1

Danica Patrick 500/1

Field (Any Other Driver) 500/1

Qualifying Results

1. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 135.922 mph.

2. (78) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 135.835.

3. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 135.786.

4. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 135.757.

5. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 135.525.

6. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 135.487.

7. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 135.482.

8. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 135.333.

9. (31) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 135.246.

10. (42) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 135.107.

11. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 135.073.

12. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 135.006.

13. (55) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 134.978.

14. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 134.868.

15. (39) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 134.849.

16. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 134.753.

17. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 134.71.

18. (29) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 134.492.

19. (56) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 134.411.

20. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 134.089.

21. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 134.028.

22. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 133.839.

23. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 133.835.

24. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, 133.821.

25. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 133.778.

26. (51) A J Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 133.778.

27. (83) David Reutimann, Toyota, 133.637.

28. (13) Casey Mears, Ford, 133.431.

29. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 133.273.

30. (98) Michael McDowell, Ford, 132.993.

31. (93) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 132.919.

32. (10) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 132.905.

33. (47) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 132.72.

34. (19) Mike Bliss, Toyota, 132.485.

35. (35) Josh Wise, Ford, 132.002.

36. (33) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, owner points.

37. (32) Ken Schrader, Ford, owner points.

38. (87) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, owner points.

39. (7) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, owner points.

40. (36) J.J. Yeley, Chevrolet, owner points.

41. (52) Morgan Shepherd, Toyota, owner points.

42. (30) David Stremme, Toyota, owner points.

43. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, owner points.

2013 Camping World RV Sales 301 Information

Race Date: Sunday, July 14

Location: New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Loudon, NH

Pre-Race: 12:30PM ET

Green Flag: 1:15PM ET

TV Coverage: TNT

Track Type: Short Track (301 laps)

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