J.R. Fitzpatrick collected his 13th pole position Saturday night at Motoplex Speedway as the top three NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 championship leaders will start on the first two rows.
In the closest championship race in NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour history, Andy Seuss stood alone at the end of the night at Charlotte Motor Speedway as the 2015 titlist.
Matt Kenseth posted a lap of 194.532 mph in the third and final round of qualification for the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. He will lead the field to green on Saturday night.
After having his final practice session cut short to repair a brake issue on his No. 28 Dunleavy Truck & Trailer Repair/Composite Tech Chevrolet, four-time NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour champion George Brunnhoelzl III went out and won his 26th career Coors Light Pole Award during qualifying for the Southern Slam 150.
Carl Edwards is seeking his fifth straight Charlotte Motor Speedway top-10 this week and his eighth such finish in the past nine races. He is the defending winner from this May’s Coca-Cola 600.
Paul Menard posted the quickest 10-lap average in the first practice session for the Bank of America 500 with a speed of 184.931 mph during his first 10 circuits on the track.
Kevin Harvick posted the fastest single lap in the first practice session for the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte. His top speed was 193.500 mph.
Kyle Ebersole (No. 5 Ebersole Excavating Ford) was at the top of the speed chart in the final practice for the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour season-ending Southern Slam 150 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (Concord, NC).
Ryan Preece (No. 98 Curb Records/Menards Chevrolet) led the first practice for the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour season-ending Southern Slam 150 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (Concord, NC).
Chris Buescher (No. 60 Lilly/American Diabetes Association Ford Mustang) finished eighth in Saturday's NASCAR XFINITY Series Hisense 200 at Delaware's Dover International Speedway.
Paul Menard has finished somewhere in the 20s in four of his last six Cup attempts. A 25th at Dover International Speedway in the AAA 400 that eliminated him from Chase contention.