Advertisement

 JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Matt Kenseth will open the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship on the pole at ChicagoLand Speedway.
Kenseth had the fastest qualifying lap Saturday with a speed of 183.243 mph in his Roush Fenway Racing Ford. It gives him the first starting spot in Sunday's race, the opening event of the Chase.
Paul Menard qualified second for Richard Childress Racing with a lap of 183.125 mph in a Chevrolet. He is not one of the 12 drivers eligible for the championship.
Chase drivers took the next four spots as Kurt Busch qualified third and was followed by Ryan Newman, Carl Edwards and Brad Keselowski.
Kevin Harvick was the lowest qualifying Chase driver at 30th.

Recent NASCAR Discussions

Advertisement
Advertisement

NASCAR Odds

No NASCAR odds found

Nascar Top Stories

Thumbnail Bad Boy Off Road 300 Picks The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series is back in action today with the Bad Boy Off Road 300. Here are some drivers we like for this NASCAR...
Thumbnail VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 Picks The NASCAR Xfinity Series is back in action tonight to compete in the VistiMyrtleBeach.com 300. Here are the...
Thumbnail UNOH 175 Odds The NASCAR Camping World Truck Series kicks off the racing weekend with the UNOH 175. Here is a look at the odds to win this...
Thumbnail VisitMyrtleBeach.com 300 Odds The NASCAR Xfinity Series drives under the lights this Saturday when drivers compete in the VistiMyrtleBeach.com 300. Here is a look at the...
Thumbnail Bad Boy Off Road 300 Odds The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series continues the first stage of the Chase for the Championship this weekend with the Bad Boy Off Road 300. Here is a look at the odds to...
More inNASCAR Articles