Joey Logano on pole for Pure Michigan 400 at MIS


Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway.

Joining Logano on the front row of Sunday’s running of the Pure Michigan 400 will be Kurt Busch. Logano set a new track record, as has been the case for almost all of the races with the new Gen 6 car.

Greg Biffle who has won the last two races at MIS will start the race 16th. Failing to qualify for the race was Scott Riggs.

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Michigan International Speedway is a 2-mile oval located in Brooklyn, MI. NASCAR has been visiting the track since 1969.

On Sunday August 18 the Sprint Cup drivers will run 200 laps equaling the 400 miles around the track. Coverage of the race will air on ESPN beginning at 1:00 pm EST with the green flag dropping at 1:16 pm EST.

Qualifying Results for Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway

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