Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Qualifying Report

March 11, 2017

Track:   Las Vegas Motor Speedway
Race:    Kobalt 400
Date:    March 10, 2017

No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion – Brad Keselowski

Position:              1st -  13th career Coors Light Pole Award
Time:                   27.881 seconds
Speed:                 193.680 mph

No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire And Auto Center Ford Fusion – Ryan Blaney

Position:             3rd
Time:                   29.920 seconds
Speed:                 193.410 mph              

No. 22 Pennzoil Ford Fusion – Joey Logano

Position:             6th
Time:                   27.959 seconds
Speed:                 193.140 mph              

Fastest Qualifying Time:              27.881 seconds (No. 2 - Keselowski)

Recap: Brad Keselowski and the No. 2 Miller Lite Ford Fusion team was the fastest group of the day in taking the pole position for Sunday's Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway (LVMS). Keselowski's lap of 27.881 seconds gave the two-time LVMS winner his 13th career pole award and his first since the spring race at Pocono Raceway last season. Ryan Blaney will start third in the Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire and Auto Center Ford Fusion after his lap of 29.920 seconds around the 1.5-mile oval. This ties Blaney's career-best starting spot that he also achieved in the spring race at Talladega Superspeedway in 2015. Joey Logano and the No. 22 Pennzoil team also garnered a top 10 starting position and will being the race from the sixth position after his lap of 27.959 seconds.

Coverage: The stars of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series will be back on track tomorrow at 12 pm ET for the second practice session of the weekend. Coverage can be seen live on FS1 and can be heard on the Sirius XM NASCAR channel.