Team Penske NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Qualifying Report - Talladega

October 24, 2015

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Qualifying Report


Track:    Talladega Superspeedway

Race: 500

Date:     October 24, 2015


No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion – Brad Keselowski

Position:             11th

Time:                   49.820 seconds

Speed:                 192.212 mph


No. 22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford Fusion – Joey Logano

Position:             10th

Time:                   49.746 seconds

Speed:                 192.498 mph

Fastest Qualifying Time:              49.234 seconds (No. 24 – Gordon)

Recap:  Joey Logano and No. 22 Shell-Pennzoil Ford Fusion team led the Team Penske charge in qualifying at Talladega Superspeedway on Saturday afternoon, clocking in the 10th quickest time with a lap of 49.746 seconds around the 2.66-mile oval.  Brad Keselowski, driver of the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion, was right behind Logano, turning the 11th quickest lap at 49.820 seconds.  Both cars were around each other all day, as Keselowski was seventh and Logano eighth in the first round of qualifying.  It was the best qualifying effort for both Team Penske cars at a restrictor-plate track this season. 

Coverage:  The 500 at Talladega Superspeedway will air live Sunday, October 25 at 2:30 p.m. ET on NBC. Race coverage will also be broadcast live on the Motor Racing Network and SiriusXM NASCAR Channel 90.