Keselowski wins Kentucky pole

2014-keselowski01-360

SPARTA, KY (TheSpread) – Brad Keselowski set a track record during Friday’s qualifying and he will now start up front for Saturday’s Quaker State 400.

View Current NASCAR Odds

According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Keselowski now joins Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick as the three co-favorites to win Saturday’s race, as each has 5/1 odds.

Johnson is currently second in the point standings, 20 points out of first place. He has a series-best three wins on the year and also six top 5s. Johnson doesn’t have a win at Kentucky yet, but he has an average finish of 6.0 and a series-best driver rating of 125.9 at Kentucky. Johnson will start 25 on Saturday night.

Harvick is ninth in the point standings, 108 points out of first. He has two wins and five top 5s on the year. Harvick is seeking his first win at this track, but he has an average finish of 12.3 and a driver rating of 90.5 at Kentucky. Harvick qualified fifth for this race.

Keselowski is currently fifth in the point standings, 68 points out of first. He has one win and seven top 5s this year. Keselowski is a former winner in Kentucky and he has an average finish of 13.7 at the track, while his driver rating is 104.8, which ranks fourth amongst current drivers.

Bet on NASCAR Odds

The Quaker State 400 will take place Saturday, June 28 at 7:45PM ET from Kentucky Speedway. For complete odds and track information on this year’s race, see below.

Odds to win the Quaker State 400 – 2014 Quaker State 400 – Kentucky Speedway – Saturday, June 28

Jimmie Johnson 5/1

Kevin Harvick 5/1

Brad Keselowski 5/1

Jeff Gordon 7/1

Joey Logano 8/1

Kyle Busch 8/1

Matt Kenseth 8/1

Kasey Kahne 18/1

Dale Earnhardt Jr 18/1

Kyle Larson 20/1

Denny Hamlin 20/1

Kurt Busch 20/1

Tony Stewart 20/1

Clint Bowyer 25/1

Paul Menard 30/1

Jamie McMurray 40/1

Brian Vickers 40/1

Carl Edwards 50/1

Ryan Newman 50/1

Greg Biffle 60/1

Martin Truex Jr 60/1

Austin Dillon 100/1

Danica Patrick 200/1

Marcos Ambrose 300/1

Aric Almirola 300/1

Ricky Stenhouse 300/1

AJ Allmendinger 500/1

Justin Allgaier 500/1

Casey Mears 500/1

Field (Any Other Driver) 300/1

Qualifying Results

1. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 188.791 mph.

2. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 187.175.

3. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 186.832.

4. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 186.374.

5. (4) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 186.104.

6. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 186.034.

7. (31) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 186.014.

8. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 185.957.

9. (41) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 185.95.

10. (10) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 185.803.

11. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 185.414.

12. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 185.096.

13. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 185.854.

14. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 185.714.

15. (47) AJ Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 185.503.

16. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 185.344.

17. (55) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 185.096.

18. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 185.052.

19. (78) Martin Truex Jr., Chevrolet, 184.761.

20. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 184.464.

21. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 184.307.

22. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 184.3.

23. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 184.106.

24. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 183.138.

25. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 183.661.

26. (13) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 183.424.

27. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 183.163.

28. (51) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 182.815.

29. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 182.803.

30. (26) Cole Whitt, Toyota, 182.778.

31. (36) Reed Sorenson, Chevrolet, 181.916.

32. (7) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, 181.464.

33. (23) Alex Bowman, Toyota, 181.287.

34. (98) Josh Wise, Chevrolet, 181.196.

35. (32) Travis Kvapil, Ford, 180.421.

36. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 179.7.

37. (40) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, Owner Points.

38. (33) David Stremme, Chevrolet, Owner Points.

39. (83) Ryan Truex, Toyota, Owner Points.

40. (66) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, Owner Points.

41. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, Owner Points.

42. (93) Mike Bliss, Toyota, Owner Points.

2014 Quaker State 400 Information

Race Date: Saturday, June 28

Location: Kentucky Speedway; Sparta, KY

Pre-Race: 7PM ET

Green Flag: 7:45PM ET

TV Coverage: TNT

Track Type: Road (267 laps)

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NASCAR Discussions

NASCAR Bristol Night Race on Sat, Aug 2019 by Shazman
NASCAR Consumers Energy 400 on Sun, Aug 2019 by Shazman
NASCAR Watkins Glen Preview on Sun, Aug 2019 by Shazman
NASCAR Gander RV 400 Preview on Sat, Jul 2019 by Shazman
NASCAR Foxwoods Resorts Casino 301 on Sun, Jul 2019 by Shazman
Loading...

NASCAR Predictions & Odds

Thumbnail NRA Night Race Predictions The NASCAR Monster Energy Series returns to night racing tonight for the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race. Here’s the drivers we like to contend for the win.
Thumbnail Consumers Energy 400 Predictions We have been able to hit on the winning driver in the last two NASCAR Monster Energy Series races. Can we get three straight with today’s Consumers Energy 400....
Thumbnail Go Bowling at The Glen Predictions The 2019 NASCAR Monster Energy Series returns to road course racing today with the winning of the Go Bowling at The Glen. Here’s the drivers we like to contend for...
Thumbnail Gander RV 400 Predictions The 2019 NASCAR Monster Energy Series returns to Pennsylvania today for the running of the Gander RV 400. Here’s the drivers we like to contend for the win.
Thumbnail Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 Picks The 2019 NASCAR Monster Energy Series competes in New Hampshire this afternoon for the running of the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301. Here’s the drivers we like to...

Nascar Headlines