Kyle Busch wins pole at Phoenix, full starting lineup for AdvoCare 500

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Kyle Busch, driver of the No.18 M&M’s Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing is starting on the pole for this weekends AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway.

Martin Truex Jr. was on the provisional pole. He stood watching, crossing his fingers in anticipation during Busch’s run. Busch was the last car out and set a new track record of 138.766 for not only the tracks new configuration but the old one as well.

This is the No.18 teams second pole of the 2012 season.

Current NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points leader, Jimmie Johnson struggled to have a solid qualifying run and will start 24th, while Brad Keselowski will start in front of him in 14th position.

J.J Yeley  failed to qualify.

Full Starting Lineup for AdvoCare 500:

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

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