Ryan Newman wins pole at Indianapolis, full qualifying results for Crown Royal 400


Ryan Newman won the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Newman claimed the top spot with a speed of 187.531 to beat out Jimmie Johnson for the top spot.

Newman was the last car to qualify and the Indiana native did not disappoint the hometown crowd in his Quicken Loans/Smurfs 2 No. 39 Chevrolet setting a new track record. It is the 50th pole of Newman’s career.

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The Crown Royal 400 will take place on Sunday with coverage beginning at 1:00 pm ET on ESPN.

A total of 45 cars attempted to qualify for the race. Mike Blissand Scott Speed failed to make the field for Sunday’s race.

Qualifying Results for the Crown Royal 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

  1. Ryan Newman
  2. Jimmie Johnson
  3. Carl Edwards
  4. Denny Hamlin
  5. Tony Stewart
  6. Kurt Busch
  7. Kasey Kahne
  8. Juan Pablo Montoya
  9. Jeff Gordon
  10. Marcos Ambrose
  11. Joey Logano
  12. Brad Keselowski
  13. Matt Kenseth
  14. AJ Allmendinger
  15. Dale Earnhardt Jr
  16. Jeff Burton
  17. Clint Bowyer
  18. Jamie McMurray
  19. Kyle Busch
  20. Austin Dillon
  21. Aric Almirola
  22. Travis Kvapil
  23. Paul Menard
  24. Kevin Harvick
  25. Ricky Stenhouse Jr
  26. Mark Martin
  27. Greg Biffle
  28. Trevor Bayne
  29. Landon Cassill
  30. Casey Mears
  31. David Reutimann
  32. Josh Wise
  33. Danica Patrick
  34. Bobby Labonte
  35. Michael McDowell
  36. David Ragan
  37. David Stremme
  38. Martin Truex Jr
  39. JJ Yeley
  40. Joe Nemechek
  41. Dave Blaney
  42. David Gilliland
  43. Timmy Hill
  44. Mike Bliss – DNQ
  45. Scott Speed – DNQ