Austin Dillon wins the pole for today’s Hisense 300

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Austin Dillon, with a qualifying lap speed of 184.615 MPH, captured the pole for today’s NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Hisense 4k TV 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS).

This was Dillon’s fourth series pole and eighth top-10 start of the 2015 season, his 14th series career pole – in 87 starts and his second series pole at CMS.

Series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr., will start on the outside pole in second with a qualifying lap speed of 184.395 MPH; followed by Brian Scott (183.799 MPH) starting third, Denny Hamlin (183.536) fourth and Kyle Larson (183.474) starts fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 starting positions will be Aric Almirola (183.293 MPH) who starts sixth, Erik Jones (182.933) seventh, Kasey Kahne (182.285) eighth, Ty Dillon (180.542) ninth and Ryan Reed (180.367) will start from 10th.

Failing to make the 40-car field starting lineup were Derrike Cope and Mike Harmon.

The 34th annual Hisense 4k TV 300 is scheduled to get underway around 2:50 p.m. (ET) this afternoon, and FOX will provide television coverage of the event.

Hisense 4k TV 300 Qualifying Results
Pos. Car # Driver Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Gap # Laps
1 33 Austin Dillon(i) 29.615 29.389 29.250 Leader 3
2 6 Darrell Wallace Jr # 29.353 29.471 29.285 -0.035 3
3 2 Brian Scott 29.637 29.580 29.380 -0.095 3
4 54 Denny Hamlin (i) 29.787 29.605 29.422 -0.042 3
5 42 Kyle Larson(i) 29.864 29.586 29.432 -0.010 6
6 98 Aric Almirola (i) 29.850 29.557 29.461 -0.029 3
7 20 Erik Jones(i) 29.504 29.427 29.519 -0.058 3
8 5 Kasey Kahne (i) 29.509 29.409 29.624 -0.105 3
9 3 Ty Dillon 29.660 29.388 29.910 -0.286 3
10 16 Ryan Reed 29.997 29.623 29.939 -0.029 3
11 1 Elliot Sadler 29.893 29.477 30.009 -0.070 3
12 22 Ryan Blaney 29.704 29.507 30.890 -0.881 3
Eliminated From Round 2
13 88 Kevin Harvick (i) 29.628 29.638 Eliminated -0.131 2
14 60 Chris Buescher 29.681 29.684 Eliminated -0.046 5
15 7 Regan Smith 29.670 29.697 Eliminated -0.013 2
16 9 Chase Elliott 29.836 29.736 Eliminated -0.039 2
17 62 Brendan Gaughan 30.003 29.769 Eliminated -0.033 2
18 43 Dakoda Armstrong 29.931 29.874 Eliminated -0.105 2
19 18 Daniel Suarez # 30.038 29.963 Eliminated -0.089 4
20 4 Ross Chastain # 30.204 30.039 Eliminated -0.076 2
21 01 Landon Cassill 30.181 30.153 Eliminated -0.114 3
22 39 Ryan Sieg 30.081 30.231 Eliminated -0.078 2
23 25 John Wes Townley (i) 30.227 30.369 Eliminated -0.138 2
24 51 Jeremy Clements 30.220 30.416 Eliminated -0.047 5
Eliminated From Round 1
25 28 J.J. Yeley 30.243 Eliminated -0.023 4
26 14 Cale Conley # 30.265 Eliminated -0.022 1
27 0 Harrison Rhodes 30.341 Eliminated -0.076 1
28 84 Chad Boat (i) 30.469 Eliminated -0.128 1
29 40 Timmy Hill(i) 30.584 Eliminated -0.115 3
30 8 Blake Koch 30.641 Eliminated -0.057 1
31 55 Jamie Dick 30.690 Eliminated -0.049 4
32 44 David Starr 30.732 Eliminated -0.042 1
33 15 BJ McClure 30.743 Eliminated -0.011 2
34 26 Kyle Fowler (i) 30.839 Eliminated -0.096 4
35 19 Jeff Green 30.844 Eliminated -0.005 1
36 90 Mario Gosselin 30.849 Eliminated -0.005 2
37 24 Eric McClure 30.928 Eliminated -0.079 4
38 13 Carl Long 31.014 Eliminated -0.086 1
39 97 Peyton Sellers 31.214 Eliminated -0.200 2
40 52 Joey Gase 31.520 Eliminated -0.306 1
Did Not Qualify
41 70 Derrike Cope 31.850 Eliminated -0.330 1
42 74 Mike Harmon 33.143 Eliminated -1.293 2

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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