Team Penske Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Qualifying Report

September 1, 2018

Track:    Darlington Raceway
Race:      Bojangles' Southern 500
Date:      September 1, 2018


No. 2 Miller Genuine Draft Ford Fusion – Brad Keselowski

Position:        13th          
Time / Speed:    28.460 seconds / 172.790 mph


No. 12 Menards/Duracell Ford Fusion – Ryan Blaney 

Position:        21st          
Time / Speed:    28.663 seconds / 171.566 mph


No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Ford Fusion – Paul Menard

Position:        14th          
Time / Speed:    28.505 seconds / 172.517 mph


No. 22 Pennzoil Ford Fusion – Joey Logano

Position:        8th
Time / Speed:    28.507 seconds / 172.505 mph


Fastest Time:  28.332 seconds / 173.571 mph (No. 11 – Denny Hamlin)


Joey Logano led the way for Team Penske in qualifying for Sunday's Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, turning in the eighth fastest time in the No. 22 Pennzoil Ford Fusion. Brad Keselowski narrowly missed making the final round of qualifying, running the 13th fastest lap in the No. 2 Miller Genuine Draft Ford Fusion. Ryan Blaney will roll from the 21st position in the No. 12 Menards/Duracell Ford after leading the way for the team in the opening round of qualifying. Paul Menard, driving the Wood Brothers No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Ford, qualified in 14th for Sunday's 500 mile race. 


Coverage:  Live coverage of the Bojangles' Southern 500 will begin on Sunday at 6:00 p.m. ET on NBCSN, MRN and Sirius XM NASCAR.