Truex Wins Pocono Sprint Cup Pole

Photo Credit: Noel Lanier

Martin Truex Jr. continued Toyota’s domination of the 2016 Sprint Cup Series season on Friday Afternoon by capturing the pole for Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400. Truex ran a fast lap of 50.211 seconds (179.244 MPH) to lead an all Toyota front row. Carl Edwards will start second.

Paul Menard will roll of third followed by Denny Hamlin and Ryan Newman.

Tony Stewart, Brad Keselowski, Chase Elliott, Matt Kenseth, and Joey Logano round out the top ten on Sunday’s starting grid.

Notables include: Kyle Larson 11th, Austin Dillon 12th, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 14th, Kurt Busch 15th, Kyle Busch 16th, Kevin Harvick 17th, Ryan Blaney 18th, Jimmie Johnson 21st, Kasey Kahne 23rd, Jeff Gordon 24th, Greg Biffle 25th, Danica Patrick 26th, and Clint Bowyer 28th.