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Gordon on the MIS pole

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BROOKLYN, MI (TheSpread) – Jeff Gordon won another pole on Friday, claiming the lead spot for the Pure Michigan 400 on Sunday.

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According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Gordon is now the favorite to win this race, as he has 4/1 odds. Other short odds to win are Brad Keselowski (6/1), Kevin Harvick (6/1) and Jimmie Johnson (7/1).

Gordon is second in the point standings, four points out of first place. He has two wins and seven top 5s on the year. Gordon has two wins at Michigan with an average finish of 12.3 at the track. His driver rating there is 91.2, which ranks seventh in the series.

Keselowski will start fifth on Sunday. Keselowski is fourth in the point standings, 77 points out of first. He has three wins and nine top 5s on the year. Michigan is the home track for Keselowski. He has yet to win there, but has three top 5s, including one runner-up finish.

Harvick qualified sixth for this race. Harvick is eighth in the standings, 128 points out of first. Harvick has two wins and six top 5s in 2014. Harvick is a one-time winner at MIS. His average finish at the track is 13.4 and his driver rating there is 88.7, which ranks 12th in the series.

Johnson is seventh in the point standings, 123 points out of first. He has three wins and six top 5s on the year. Johnson is a one-time winner at MIS with an average finish of 16.2 and a driver rating of 102.9, which ranks third amongst current drivers. Johnson will start 30th on Sunday.

Bet on NASCAR Odds

The Pure Michigan 400 will take place Sunday, August 17 at 1:16PM ET from Michigan International Speedway. For complete odds and track information on this year’s race, see below.

Odds to win the Pure Michigan 400 – 2014 Pure Michigan 400 – Michigan International Speedway – Sunday, August 17

Jeff Gordon 4/1

Brad Keselowski 6/1

Kevin Harvick 6/1

Jimmie Johnson 7/1

Joey Logano 8/1

Dale Earnhardt Jr 8/1

Kasey Kahne 12/1

Matt Kenseth 15/1

Kyle Larson 18/1

Kurt Busch 18/1

Kyle Busch 18/1

Carl Edwards 20/1

Denny Hamlin 25/1

Clint Bowyer 25/1

Greg Biffle 25/1

Brian Vickers 25/1

Ryan Newman 30/1

Jamie McMurray 35/1

Paul Menard 40/1

Austin Dillon 100/1

Martin Truex Jr 100/1

Ricky Stenhouse 100/1

Danica Patrick 100/1

Marcos Ambrose 300/1

Aric Almirola 300/1

Trevor Bayne 300/1

AJ Allmendinger 500/1

Justin Allgaier 500/1

Field (Any Other Driver) 100/1

Qualifying Results

1. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 206.558 mph.

2. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 206.381.

3. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 206.115.

4. (55) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 205.685.

5. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 205.644.

6. (4) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 205.438.

7. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 204.58.

8. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 204.464.

9. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 204.354.

10. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 204.174.

11. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 203.822.

12. (31) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 203.47.

13. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 204.082.

14. (10) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 204.012.

15. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 203.943.

16. (41) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 203.856.

17. (51) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 203.528.

18. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 203.384.

19. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 203.223.

20. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 203.097.

21. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 203.029.

22. (47) AJ Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 202.743.

23. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 202.674.

24. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 201.969.

25. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 202.885.

26. (13) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 202.458.

27. (14) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 202.412.

28. (21) Ryan Blaney, Ford, 202.327.

29. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, 201.822.

30. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 201.72.

31. (83) Ryan Truex, Toyota, 201.263.

32. (23) Alex Bowman, Toyota, 200.496.

33. (98) Josh Wise, Chevrolet, 199.756.

34. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 199.534.

35. (7) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, 199.225.

36. (26) Cole Whitt, Toyota, 199.132.

37. (37) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, owner points.

38. (32) Travis Kvapil, Ford, owner points.

39. (78) Matt Crafton, Chevrolet, owner points.

40. (36) Reed Sorenson, Chevrolet, owner points.

41. (33) Alex Kennedy, Chevrolet, owner points.

42. (66) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, owner points.

43. (40) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, owner points.

2014 Pure Michigan 400 Information

Race Date: Sunday, August 17

Location: Michigan International Speedway; Brooklyn, MI

Pre-Race: 12:30PM ET

Green Flag: 1:16PM ET

TV Coverage: ESPN

Track Type: Speedway (200 laps)

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