Truex Jr. On Pole For Pep Boys Auto 500
Martin Truex Jr. won the Coors Light Pole Award for the Pep Boys Auto 500 with a lap of 30.106 seconds, 184.149 mph. This is his third pole in 142 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races. This is his second pole and sixth top-10 start in 2009.
His first pole of 2009 was for the Daytona 500. This is his first pole in ten races at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
Kasey Kahne (second) posted his 13th top-10 start of 2009 and his seventh in 12 races at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Jimmie Johnson (third) posted his 11th top-10 start at Atlanta Motor Speedway. It is his 19th in 25 races this season.
Jeff Gordon and Kyle Busch qualified in the top five.No Comment