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2013 Charlotte (All-Star): Chevrolet NASCAR Sprint Cup Qualifying Recap
Posted by: ASkyler on May 18, 2013 - 09:02 AM
2013 Charlotte (All-Star): Chevrolet NASCAR Sprint Cup Qualifying Recap

Kurt Busch, No. 78 Furniture Row/Sealy Chevrolet SS, posted the second-fastest time of the 19 drivers who have earned spots in the 29th NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Busch ran a time of 111.297 seconds and average speed of 144.068 mph in the unique qualifying format that included three laps and a four-tire pit stop.

With Busch on the front row, there are a total of three Team Chevy drivers who will start tomorrow night’s non-points race in the top-10. Kasey Kahne, No. 5 Farmers Chevrolet SS, qualified ninth and his Hendrick Motorsports teammate Jeff Gordon, No. 24 Cromax Pro Chevrolet SS, will start 10th. So far, a total of eight Chevrolet SS drivers have already earned spots for tomorrow night’s event. Two more drivers will race their way in via the Sprint Showdown race, while one more will be voted in by the fans to round out a 22-car field for the All-Star race.


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Martin Truex, Jr. (Toyota) won the pole for the Sprint Showdown while Earnhardt Ganassi drivers Jamie McMurray, No. 1 Bass Pro Shops/National Wild Turkey Foundation Chevrolet SS, qualified on the outside front row in second and Juan Pablo Montoya, No. 42 Target Chevrolet SS, was third.

Carl Edwards (Ford) won the pole for the All-Star race, Greg Biffle (Ford) qualified third, Kyle Busch (Toyota) was fourth, and Joey Logano (Ford) was fifth to round out the top-five starting positions.

The NASCAR Sprint All Star Race is set to start under the lights on Saturday, May 18th at 9:00 p.m. ET, and will be aired live on SPEED. The Sprint Showdown will also air on SPEED and will begin at 7:00 pm ET.

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