After earning Sprint Cup pole, Logano doubles up with Xfinity pole

logano-xfinity-atl-pole-2015-gettyEarly Saturday morning at Atlanta Motor Speedway (AMS), Joey Logano – with a qualifying lap speed of 184.162 MPH – captured the pole for this afternoon’s NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Hisense 250.

Logano, who also won the pole for tomorrow’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, received his 27th NXS career pole and his first NXS pole at AMS.

Starting on the outside pole to start second, with a qualifying lap speed of 182.988 MPH, will be Brian Scott; followed by Regan Smith (182.970 MPH) starting third, Kyle Larson (182.892) fourth and Matt Kenseth (182.681) starts fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 starting positions will be Brendan Gaughan (182.549 MPH) starting sixth, Ryan Sieg (182.380) seventh, Kevin Harvick (182.272) eighth, the defending series champion, Chase Elliott (182.261) ninth and Sam Hornish Jr. (182.105) will start from 10th.

Daniel Suarez (180.940 MPH) was the fastest qualifying series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, and will start from the 21st starting position.

With only 40-drivers attempting to fill the 40-car field, there was no one failing to make the starting lineup.

The 24th annual Hisense 250 is scheduled to get underway around 2:20 pm (ET) this afternoon, and television coverage of the event will be provided by FOX Sports 1.

Hisense 250 Qualifying Results
Pos. Car # Driver Best Speed Best Time Gap
1 22 Joey Logano(i) 184.162 30.104 Leader
2 2 Brian Scott 182.988 30.297 -0.193
3 7 Regan Smith 182.970 30.300 -0.003
4 42 Kyle Larson(i) 182.892 30.313 -0.013
5 20 Matt Kenseth (i) 182.681 30.348 -0.035
6 62 Brendan Gaughan 182.549 30.370 -0.022
7 39 Ryan Sieg 182.380 30.398 -0.028
8 88 Kevin Harvick (i) 182.272 30.416 -0.018
9 9 Chase Elliott 182.261 30.418 -0.002
10 98 Sam Hornish, Jr. (i) 182.105 30.444 -0.026
11 33 Paul Menard (i) 181.967 30.467 -0.023
12 54 Erik Jones(i) 181.592 30.530 -0.063
Eliminated From Round 2
13 25 John Wes Townley (i) 182.003 30.461 0.069
14 1 Elliot Sadler 181.711 30.510 -0.049
15 28 J.J. Yeley 181.610 30.527 -0.017
16 19 Mike Bliss 181.598 30.529 -0.002
17 3 Ty Dillon 181.354 30.570 -0.041
18 60 Chris Buescher 181.082 30.616 -0.046
19 16 Ryan Reed 181.058 30.620 -0.004
20 43 Dakoda Armstrong 180.952 30.638 -0.018
21 18 Daniel Suarez # 180.940 30.640 -0.002
22 51 Jeremy Clements 180.792 30.665 -0.025
23 6 Darrell Wallace Jr # 180.281 30.752 -0.087
24 14 Cale Conley # 180.710 30.679 0.073
Eliminated From Round 1
25 8 Blake Koch 178.856 30.997 -0.318
26 4 Ross Chastain # 178.493 31.060 -0.063
27 01 Landon Cassill 177.556 31.224 -0.164
28 90 Jimmy Weller 176.639 31.386 -0.162
29 24 Eric McClure 176.589 31.395 -0.009
30 44 David Starr 176.319 31.443 -0.048
31 52 Joey Gase 174.543 31.763 -0.320
32 97 Josh Reaume # 174.378 31.793 -0.030
33 70 Derrike Cope 173.570 31.941 -0.148
34 55 Jeffrey Earnhardt Owner Points 31.941
35 0 Harrison Rhodes # Owner Points 0.000
36 13 Derek White Owner Points 0.000
37 15 Chris Cockrum Owner Points 0.000
38 74 Mike Harmon Owner Points 0.000
39 40 Carl Long Owner Points 0.000
40 89 Morgan Shepherd Owner Points 0.000

# – Rookie
(i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series 

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