Denny Hamlin wins Darlington pole, qualifying resutls for Southern 500

NASCAR throwback weekend at Darlington Raceway is in full swing. During qualifying Denny Hamlin was the fastest earning himself the pole for Sunday’s Bojangles’ Southern 500.

Hamlin won this event a year ago. The race consists of 367 laps around the 1.366 mile track known as “Too Tough to Tame” for a total of 500 miles.

Coverage of Sunday’s race airs on NBCSN and the NBC Sports App beginning at 6:00 pm ET. The green flag is expected to drop at 6:20 pm ET.

NASCAR Cup Qualifying Results for Darlington

  1. Denny Hamlin
  2. Kyle Larsn
  3. Martin Truex Jr.
  4. Alex Bowman
  5. Kyle Busch
  6. Ryan Newman
  7. Erik Jones
  8. Joey Logano
  9. Kurt Busch
  10. William Byron
  11. Chase Elliott
  12. Aric Almirola
  13. Brad Keselowski
  14. Paul Menard
  15. Matt Kenseth
  16. Daniel Suarez
  17. Clint Bowyer
  18. Austin Dillon
  19. Chris Buescher
  20. Jimmie Johnson
  21. Ryan Blaney
  22. Kevin Harvick
  23. David Ragan
  24. AJ Allmendinger
  25. Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
  26. Michael McDowell
  27. Bubba Wallace
  28. Ty Dillon
  29. Kasey Kahne
  30. Matt DiBenedetto
  31. Jamie McMurray
  32. JJ Yeley
  33. Ross Chastain
  34. Corey LaJoie
  35. Landon Cassill
  36. Timmy Hill
  37. BJ McLeod
  38. Derrike Cope
  39. Joey Gase
  40. Jeffrey Earnhardt