NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Infraction Sheet for Go Bowling 400

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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series
Infraction Sheet for Go Bowling 400
Car Lap Infraction Flag Penalty Lap Assessed Notes
13 Pre-Race to the rear P Tail End Rear Gear Change
88 24 Speeding-Exiting pits Y Tail End 27
7 24 Speeding-Exiting pits Y Tail End 27
1 30 Safety Violation G Pit 33 Unapproved Adjustment to the Body
98 56 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End Garage
98 56 Commitment Line Violation Y Tail End Garage
27 103 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End 108
11 104 Speeding-Exiting pits Y Tail End 108
46 163 Speed-Entering Pits G Pass Thru 166
11 170 Speed-Entering Pits Y Tail End 173
44 217 Speed-Entering Pits G Pass Thru 221
48 236 Speeding-Exiting pits Y Tail End 239
55 236 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End 239
11 241 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End Garage
42 242 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End 248
42 242 Too many crewmember(s) in contact with pit service area Y Tail End 248
23 244 Crewmember(s) over the wall too soon Y Tail End 248
23 244 Pitting before pit road is open Y Tail End 248
42 253 Too many crewmember(s) in contact with pit service area G Pass Thru Garage

 

 

 

 

 

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Kyle Busch becomes first 3-time winner of 2016 with late rally at Kansas

Ch5saRqWMAAz2UBAfter 17 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) races at Kansas Speedway, Kyle Busch finally scratched off a victory at a track that has eluded him, as he wins Saturday night’s 2016 NSCS Go Bowling 400.

This was Busch’s third series win and ninth top-10 finish of the season, his 37th series career win in 401 races and his first series win in 19 races at Kansas.

Finishing second, by a 1.112 second margin, was the current series points leader, Kevin Harvick, and he was followed by Kurt Busch finishing third, Matt Kenseth fourth, and series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Ryan Blaney finished fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 finishing positions were Austin Dillon taking sixth-place, Ryan Newman seventh, AJ Allmendinger eighth, ROTY candidate Chase Elliott ninth and Brad Keselowski bringing home 10th-place.

With his second-place finish, Kevin Harvick leaves Kansas with a 4-point lead over Kyle Busch.

Inspection is clear, 18 and 4 will go back to R&D center.

RACE NOTES:
Average Speed: 141.909 MPH
Time of Race: 02 Hrs, 49 Mins, 20 Secs.
Margin of Victory: 1.112 Seconds
Lead Changes: 16 among 10 drivers
Cautions: 6 for 30 laps

Up Next: The series heads to the “monster mile” of the Dover International Speedway for the AAA 400 on Sunday, May 15th, with an approximate starting time of 1:20 p.m. (ET) on FOX Sports 1.

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Go Bowling 400 Race Results
Pos. Car # Driver Laps Status Laps Led Points Bonus Points
1 18 Kyle Busch 267 Running 69 44 4
2 4 Kevin Harvick 267 Running 0 39 0
3 41 Kurt Busch 267 Running 0 38 0
4 20 Matt Kenseth 267 Running 3 38 1
5 21 Ryan Blaney # 267 Running 0 36 0
6 3 Austin Dillon 267 Running 0 35 0
7 31 Ryan Newman 267 Running 0 34 0
8 47 AJ Allmendinger 267 Running 0 33 0
9 24 Chase Elliott # 267 Running 0 32 0
10 2 Brad Keselowski 267 Running 3 32 1
11 19 Carl Edwards 267 Running 0 30 0
12 14 Tony Stewart 267 Running 12 30 1
13 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 267 Running 0 28 0
14 78 Martin Truex Jr. 267 Running 172 29 2
15 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 267 Running 0 26 0
16 5 Kasey Kahne 267 Running 0 25 0
17 48 Jimmie Johnson 267 Running 0 24 0
18 43 Aric Almirola 265 Running 0 23 0
19 15 Clint Bowyer 265 Running 0 22 0
20 10 Danica Patrick 265 Running 2 22 1
21 13 Casey Mears 265 Running 0 20 0
22 44 Brian Scott # 265 Running 0 19 0
23 7 Regan Smith 265 Running 1 19 1
24 34 Chris Bueshcher # 265 Running 0 17 0
25 6 Trevor Bayne 264 Running 0 16 0
26 1 Jamie McMurray 264 Running 0 15 0
27 16 Greg Biffle 264 Running 0 14 0
28 95 Michael McDowell 264 Running 0 13 0
29 23 David Ragan 264 Running 1 13 1
30 83 Matt Dibenedetto 264 Running 1 12 1
31 38 Landon Cassill 264 Running 0 10 0
32 46 Michael Annett 260 Running 0 9 0
33 55 Reed Sorenson 257 Running 0 8 0
34 32 Joey Gase (i) 257 Running 0 0 0
35 42 Kyle Larson 252 Accident 0 6 0
36 30 Josh Wise 245 Suspension 0 5 0
37 11 Denny Hamlin 240 Accident 0 4 0
38 22 Joey Logano 240 Accident 3 4 1
39 98 Cole Whitt 212 Running 0 2 0
40 27 Paul Menard 129 Engine 0 1 0

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

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Points Standings
After Race 11 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Car # Driver Points Behind Starts Wins Top 5s Top 10s DNF
1 4 Kevin Harvick 390 Leader 11 1 5 9 0
2 18 Kyle Busch 386 -4 11 3 9 9 1
3 19 Carl Edwards 367 -23 11 2 5 8 1
4 48 Jimmie Johnson 353 -37 11 2 5 6 0
5 41 Kurt Busch 350 -40 11 0 3 9 0
6 2 Brad Keselowski 332 -58 11 2 3 6 0
7 22 Joey Logano 320 -70 11 0 3 6 2
8 3 Austin Dillon 307 -83 11 0 3 6 0
9 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 305 -85 11 0 4 5 2
10 78 Martin Truex Jr. 303 -87 11 0 1 4 0
11 24 Chase Elliott # 303 -87 11 0 3 7 1
12 1 Jamie McMurray 276 -114 11 0 1 2 0
13 11 Denny Hamlin 273 -117 11 1 3 4 2
14 20 Matt Kenseth 269 -121 11 0 1 3 2
15 47 AJ Allmendinger 265 -125 11 0 1 3 0
16 21 Ryan Blaney # 255 -135 11 0 1 4 1
Points Outside the Top 16
17 31 Ryan Newman 253 -2 11 0 0 3 1
18 5 Kasey Kahne 249 -6 11 0 1 3 1
19 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 246 -9 11 0 1 2 1
20 6 Trevor Bayne 244 -11 11 0 1 2 0
21 42 Kyle Larson 203 -52 11 0 1 2 2
22 43 Aric Almirola 203 -52 11 0 0 0 2
23 27 Paul Menard 202 -53 11 0 0 1 3
24 16 Greg Biffle 202 -53 11 0 0 0 2
25 10 Danica Patrick 188 -67 11 0 0 0 3
26 15 Clint Bowyer 182 -73 11 0 0 2 1
27 38 Landon Cassill 180 -75 11 0 0 0 0
28 13 Casey Mears 169 -86 11 0 0 0 0
29 44 Brian Scott # 161 -94 11 0 0 0 0
30 7 Regan Smith 146 -109 11 0 0 1 1
31 93 Matt Dibenedetto 140 -115 11 0 0 1 2
32 23 David Ragan 137 -118 11 0 0 0 2
33 59 Michael McDowell 133 -122 10 0 0 0 0
34 34 Chris Bueshcher # 118 -137 11 0 0 0 2
35 46 Michael Annett 99 -156 11 0 0 0 1
36 98 Cole Whitt 88 -167 9 0 0 0 2
37 14 Tony Stewart 87 -168 3 0 0 1 0
38 14 Brian Vickers 86 -169 5 0 0 1 1
39 55 Michael Waltrip 42 -213 2 0 0 0 0
40 30 Josh Wise 39 -216 9 0 0 0 3
41 32 Jeffrey Earnhardt # 36 -219 6 0 0 0 0
42 32 Bobby Labonte 34 -221 2 0 0 0 0
43 35 David Gilliland 24 -231 1 0 0 0 0
44 55 Reed Sorenson 19 -371 5 0 0 0 1
45 26 Robert Richardson Jr 3 -387 1 0 0 0 1

# – Rookie

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Owner Standing
After Race 11 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Owner Car # Wins Points Behind Attempts
1 Stewart-Haas Racing 4 1 390 Leader 11
2 Joe Gibbs Racing 18 3 386 -4 11
3 Joe Gibbs Racing 19 2 367 -23 11
4 Hendrick Motorsports 48 2 353 -37 11
5 Stewart-Haas Racing 41 0 350 -40 11
6 Team Penske 2 2 332 -58 11
7 Team Penske 22 0 320 -70 11
8 Richard Childress Racing 3 0 307 -83 11
9 Hendrick Motorsports 88 0 305 -85 11
10 Furniture Row Racing 78 0 303 -87 11
11 Hendrick Motorsports 24 0 303 -87 11
12 Chip Ganassi Racing 1 0 276 -114 11
13 Joe Gibbs Racing 11 1 273 -117 11
14 Joe Gibbs Racing 20 0 269 -121 11
15 JTG Daughery Racing 47 0 265 -125 11
16 Wood Brothers Racing 21 0 255 -135 11
17 Richard Childress Racing 31 0 253 -137 11
18 Hendrick Motorsports 5 0 249 -141 11
19 Roush Fenway Racing 17 0 246 -144 11
20 Roush Fenway Racing 6 0 244 -146 11
21 Stewart-Haas Racing 14 0 239 -151 11
22 Chip Ganassi Racing 42 0 203 -187 11
23 Richard Petty Motorsports 43 0 203 -187 11
24 Richard Childress Racing 27 0 202 -188 11
25 Roush Fenway Racing 16 0 202 -188 11
26 Stewart-Haas Racing 10 0 188 -202 11
27 Hscott Motorsports 15 0 182 -208 11
28 Front Row Motorsports 38 0 180 -210 11
29 Germain Racing 13 0 169 -221 11
30 Richard Petty Motorsports 44 0 161 -229 11
31 BK Racing 83 0 151 -239 11
32 Tommy Baldwin Racing 7 0 146 -244 11
33 Circle Sport-Leavine Family 95 0 144 -246 11
34 BK Racing 23 0 137 -253 11
35 Front Row Motorsports 34 0 118 -272 11
36 Hscott Motorsports 46 0 99 -291 11
37 GO FAS Racing 32 0 91 -299 11
38 Premium Motorsports 98 0 88 -302 11
39 Premium Motorsports 55 0 49 -341 6
40 The Motorsports Group 30 0 39 -351 11
41 Circle Sport-Leavine Family 59 0 26 -364 1
42 Front Row Motorsports 35 0 24 -366 2
43 BK Racing 93 0 5 -385 2
44 BK Racing 26 0 3 -387 1
45 Hillman Racing 40 0 0 -390 1

 

2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Manufacturer Standings
After Race 11 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Manufacturer Wins Points Behind
1 Toyota 6 464 Leader
2 Chevrolet 3 443 -21
3 Ford 2 404 -60

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

William Byron wins first Truck series race thanks to last-lap crash

Ch0w7byUUAAFm6m2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, William Bryon, captured his first career NCWTS victory Friday night as he wins the Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway.

This was Byron’s first series victory and second top-10 finish of the season, his first series career victory in five races and his first series victory in one race at Kansas.

Following Bryon to the drop of the checkered flag were Matt Crafton finishing second, Daniel Hemric third, ROTY contender Christopher Bell fourth and Clinton Bowyer finished fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 finishing positions were Ryan Truex taking sixth-place, ROTY Cole Custer seventh, Timothy Peters eighth, Ben Kennedy ninth and Spencer Gallagher brought home 10th-place.

With his eighth-place finish, Timothy Peters leaves Kansas with a 8-point lead over Daniel Hemric.

RACE NOTES:
Average Speed: 108.511 MPH
Time of Race: 02 Hrs, 21 Mins, 00 Secs.
Margin of Victory: Caution
Lead Changes: 19 among 9 drivers
Cautions: 11 for 47 laps

Up Next: The Dover 200 at Dover International Speedway on Friday, May 13th, with an approximate starting time of 5:50 p.m. (ET) on FOX Sports 1.

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Toyota Tundra 250 Race Results
Pos. Car # Driver Laps Status Laps Led Points Bonus Points
1 9 William Byron # 170 Running 34 36 4
2 88 Matt Crafton 170 Running 57 33 2
3 19 Daniel Hemric 170 Running 0 30 0
4 4 Christopher Bell 170 Running 5 30 1
5 24 Clint Bowyer (i) 170 Running 0 0 0
6 81 Ryan Truex 170 Running 0 27 0
7 00 Cole Custer # 170 Running 0 26 0
8 17 Timothy Peters 170 Running 1 26 1
9 33 Ben Kennedy 170 Running 0 24 0
10 23 Spencer Gallagher 170 Running 0 23 0
11 02 Tyler Young 170 Running 0 22 0
12 86 Brandon Brown 170 Running 0 21 0
13 29 Tyler Reddick 170 Running 56 21 1
14 11 Matt Tifft 170 Running 0 19 0
15 07 BJ McLeod 170 Running 0 0 0
16 21 Johnny Sauter 170 Running 9 18 1
17 71 Mike Bliss 170 Running 0 16 0
18 41 Ben Rhodes # 169 Running 5 16 1
19 13 Cameron Hayley 169 Running 2 15 1
20 50 Travis Kvapil 169 Running 0 13 0
21 49 Timmy Hill 168 Running 0 12 0
22 98 Rico Abreu # 167 Running 0 11 0
23 63 Bobby Pierce 167 Running 0 10 0
24 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 164 Running 0 9 0
25 22 Austin Self 161 Running 0 8 0
26 05 John Wes Townley 149 Running 1 8 1
27 51 Cody Coughlin 145 Running 0 6 0
28 8 John Hunter Nemechek 141 Running 0 5 0
29 66 Jordan Anderson 82 Accident 0 4 0
30 1 Ryan Ellis (i) 52 Suspension 0 0 0
31 92 Parker Kligerman 48 Accident 0 2 0
32 44 Tommy Joe Martins 26 Suspension 0 1 0

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

2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Driver Standing
After Race 4 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Car # Driver Points Behind Starts Wins Top 5s Top 10s DNF
1 17 Timothy Peters 103 Leader 4 0 2 3 0
2 19 Daniel Hemric 95 -8 4 0 2 3 0
3 81 Ryan Truex 93 -10 4 0 1 2 0
4 02 Tyler Young 89 -14 4 0 0 1 0
5 8 John H. Nemechek 88 -15 4 1 2 2 0
6 88 Matt Crafton 88 -15 4 0 1 3 1
7 9 William Byron # 87 -16 4 1 2 2 1
8 23 Spencer Gallagher 85 -18 4 0 0 3 0
Points Outside the Top 8
9 86 Brandon Brown 83 -2 4 0 1 1 0
10 92 Parker Kligerman 82 -3 4 0 1 3 1
11 13 Cameron Hayley 81 -4 4 0 1 2 1
12 41 Ben Rhodes # 77 -8 4 0 0 2 0
13 11 Ben Kennedy 74 -11 4 0 0 1 1
14 4 Christopher Bell # 69 -16 4 0 1 1 1
15 29 Tyler Reddick 69 -16 4 0 0 0 0
16 21 Johnny Sauter 60 -25 4 1 1 1 1
17 98 Rico Abreu # 60 -25 4 0 0 1 1
18 22 Austin Self 57 -28 4 0 0 0 0
19 00 Cole Custer # 55 -30 4 0 0 1 2
20 05 John Wes Townley 53 -32 4 0 0 1 1
21 49 Timmy Hill 53 -32 4 0 0 0 0
22 50 Travis Kvapil 52 -33 3 0 1 1 0
23 33 Grant Enfinger # 42 -43 2 0 1 1 0
24 75 Caleb Holman 24 -61 1 0 0 1 0
25 07 Michel Disdier 22 -63 1 0 0 0 0
26 20 Austin Hill 21 -64 1 0 0 0 0
27 11 Matt Tifft # 19 -66 1 0 0 0 0
28 71 Mike Bliss 19 -66 2 0 0 0 1
29 07 Shane Lee 16 -69 1 0 0 0 0
30 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 13 -72 2 0 0 0 0
31 78 Chris Fontaine 11 -74 1 0 0 0 1
32 1 Bryce Napier 10 -75 1 0 0 0 0
33 63 Bobby Pierce 10 -75 1 0 0 0 0
34 44 Tommy Joe Martins 10 -93 3 0 0 0 2
35 74 Paige Decker 8 -95 1 0 0 0 0
36 18 Cody Coughlin # 8 -95 2 0 0 0 1
37 2 Austin Theriult 8 -95 1 0 0 0 1
38 32 Justin Haley 7 -96 1 0 0 0 1
39 66 Jordan Anderson 7 -96 2 0 0 0 2
40 71 Carlos Contreras 6 -97 1 0 0 0 0
41 10 Claire Decker 6 -97 1 0 0 0 0
42 63 Spencer Boyd 5 -98 1 0 0 0 1
43 33 Kaz Grala 2 -101 1 0 0 0 1

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2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Owner Standing
After Race 4 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Owner Car # Wins Points Behind Attempts
1 Tom Deloach 17 0 103 Leader 4
2 Brad Keselowski 19 0 95 -8 4
3 Shigeaki Hattori 81 0 93 -10 4
4 Randy Young 02 0 89 -14 4
5 Joe Nemechek 8 1 88 -15 4
6 Rhonda Thorson 88 0 88 -15 4
7 Kyle Busch 9 1 87 -16 4
8 Maurice Gallagher 23 0 85 -18 4
9 Jerry Brown 186 0 83 -20 4
10 Ricky Benton 92 0 82 -21 4
11 Duke Thorson 13 0 81 -22 4
12 Duke Thorson 41 0 77 -26 4
13 Kyle Busch 4 0 69 -34 4
14 Tom Deloach 11 0 69 -34 4
15 Brad Keselowski 29 0 69 -34 4
16 Maurice Gallagher Jr 33 0 68 -35 4
17 Bobby Dotter 07 0 65 -38 4
18 Maurice Gallagher Jr 21 1 60 -43 4
19 Mike Curb 98 0 60 -43 4
20 Maurice Gallagher Jr 124 0 58 -45 2
21 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 00 0 55 -48 4
22 Tony Townley 05 0 53 -50 4
23 Jay Robinson 49 0 53 -50 4
24 Mark Beaver 50 0 42 -61 4
25 Kyle Busch 18 1 39 -64 2
26 Tim Self 22 0 39 -64 4
27 Michael Mittler 63 0 30 -73 4
28 Craig Martins 144 0 28 -75 4
29 Kyle Busch 51 0 28 -75 4
30 Carlos Contreas 171 0 25 -78 4
31 Bob Newberry 14 0 24 -79 2
32 Charles Henderson 175 0 24 -79 1
33 Tracy Lowe 1 0 23 -80 4
34 Beverly Mittler 136 0 21 -82 1
35 Bryan Hill 20 0 21 -82 1
36 Jennifer Jo Cobb 10 0 19 -84 4
37 Todd Braun 132 0 18 -85 2
38 BJ McLeod 78 0 11 -92 2
39 Mike Harmon 74 0 8 -95 4
40 Brad Keselowski 2 0 8 -95 1
41 Jeff Bolen 266 0 7 -96 4
42 Carlos Lira 259 0 0 -103 2
43 Carlos Lira 258 0 0 -103 1
44 Norm Benning 6 0 0 -103 4
45 Clay Greenfield 68 0 0 -103 1
46 John Corr 143 0 0 -103 1
47 Jim Rosenblum 28 0 0 -103 1

 

2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Manufacturer Standings
After Race 4 at Kansas Speedway
Pos. Manufacturer Wins Points Behind
1 Toyota 2 137 Leader
2 Chevrolet 2 131 -6
3 Ford 0 114 -23
4 Ram 0 8 -129

 

Race Awards
Keystone Light Pole Award John Wes Townley, #05 177.253
Mobil 1 Driver of the Race William Byron, #9
Mahle Clevite Engine Builder of the Race Triad Racing Technologies (TRT), #88
Sunoco Rookie of the Race William Byron, #9

 

 

 

 

 

 

Martin Truex Jr wins the pole for Sunday’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway

Early Friday evening at Kansas Speedway in the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS), Martin Truex Jr. – with a qualifying lap speed of 190.921 MPH – captured the pole for Saturday night’s Go Bowling 400.

This was Truex’s first series pole and sixth top-10 start of the season, his eighth series career pole in 380 races and his first series pole in 16 races at Kansas.

Matt Kenseth, with a qualifying lap speed of 190.564 MPH, will start second on the outside pole, and he’ll be followed by Denny Hamlin (190.402 MPH) starting third, Kurt Busch (190.134) fourth and Brad Keselowski (189.907) starts fifth.

Defending series champion, Kyle Busch (189.873 MPH) will start from sixth, while series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) candidate, Ryan Blaney (189.673) starts seventh, Ryan Newman (189.553) eighth, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (189.261) ninth and Trevor Bayne (188.627) rounds out the top-10 starting positions.

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

The 6th annual Go Bowling 400 is scheduled to get started around 7:50 p.m. (ET) Saturday night on FOX Sports 1.

Go Bowling 400 Qualifying Results
Pos. Car # Driver Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Gap
1 78 Martin Truex Jr. 28.451 28.433 28.284 Leader
2 20 Matt Kenseth 28.416 28.315 28.337 -0.053
3 11 Denny Hamlin 28.646 28.399 28.361 -0.024
4 41 Kurt Busch 28.518 28.423 28.401 -0.040
5 2 Brad Keselowski 28.692 28.547 28.435 -0.034
6 18 Kyle Busch 28.581 28.514 28.440 -0.005
7 21 Ryan Blaney # 28.734 28.485 28.470 -0.030
8 31 Ryan Newman 28.653 28.549 28.488 -0.018
9 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 28.626 28.506 28.532 -0.044
10 6 Trevor Bayne 28.675 28.548 28.628 -0.096
11 27 Paul Menard 28.766 28.558 28.706 -0.078
12 19 Carl Edwards 28.569 28.510 28.730 -0.024
13 24 Chase Elliott # 28.764 28.571 Eliminated -0.061
14 22 Joey Logano 28.603 28.574 Eliminated -0.003
15 48 Jimmie Johnson 28.596 28.614 Eliminated -0.040
16 14 Tony Stewart 28.795 28.634 Eliminated -0.020
17 3 Austin Dillon 28.551 28.637 Eliminated -0.003
18 42 Kyle Larson 28.741 28.641 Eliminated -0.004
19 43 Aric Almirola 28.616 28.664 Eliminated -0.023
20 16 Greg Biffle 28.709 28.715 Eliminated -0.051
21 1 Jamie McMurray 28.782 28.739 Eliminated -0.024
22 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 28.757 28.875 Eliminated -0.136
23 10 Danica Patrick 28.701 28.906 Eliminated -0.031
24 83 Matt Dibenedetto 28.779 28.954 Eliminated -0.048
25 34 Chris Bueshcher # 28.811 Eliminated -0.032
26 4 Kevin Harvick 28.853 Eliminated -0.042
27 5 Kasey Kahne 28.854 Eliminated -0.001
28 44 Brian Scott # 28.866 Eliminated -0.012
26 47 AJ Allmendinger 28.925 Eliminated -0.059
30 95 Michael McDowell 28.927 Eliminated -0.002
31 13 Casey Mears 28.933 Eliminated -0.006
32 7 Regan Smith 28.972 Eliminated -0.039
33 15 Clint Bowyer 28.987 Eliminated -0.015
34 23 David Ragan 29.112 Eliminated -0.125
35 38 Landon Cassill 29.199 Eliminated -0.087
36 30 Josh Wise 29.419 Eliminated -0.220
37 98 Cole Whitt 29.502 Eliminated -0.083
38 32 Joey Gase (i) 29.678 Eliminated -0.176
39 46 Michael Annett 30.263 Eliminated -0.585
40 55 Reed Sorenson 30.426 Eliminated -0.163

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

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Townley wins his first pole for tonight’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway

John Wes Townley

John Wes Townley, with a qualifying lap speed of 177.253 MPH, captured the 2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) pole for this evening’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway.

This was Townley’s first series pole and third top-10 start of the season, his first series career pole in 96 races and his first series pole in five races at Kansas.

Starting second on the outside pole with a qualifying lap speed of 176.436 MPH will be series Rookie of the Year (ROTY contender, William Byron, and he’ll be followed by Tyler Reddick (175.947 MPH) starting third, while ROTY contenders Cole Custer (175.610) and Christopher Bell (175.325) start fourth and fifth respectively.

Rounding out the top-10 starting positions will be John Hunter Nemechek (175.126 MPH) starting from sixth, Matt Tifft (175.114) seventh, Timothy Peters (174.825) eighth, Daniel Hemric (174.390) ninth and ROTY contender Ben Rhodes (174.379) starts 10th.

Failing to make the 32-truck field and heading home were Norm Benning and Mike Harmon.

The 16th annual Toyota Tundra 250 is scheduled to get underway around 8:50 p.m. (ET) tonight on FOX Sports 1.

Toyota Tundra 250 Qualifying Results
Pos. Car # Driver Round 1 Round 2 Gap Behind
1 05 John Wes Townley 30.602 30.465 Leader Leader
2 9 William Byron # 30.634 30.606 -0.141 -0.141
3 29 Tyler Reddick 30.700 30.691 -0.085 -0.226
4 00 Cole Custer # 30.734 30.750 -0.059 -0.285
5 4 Christopher Bell 30.841 30.800 -0.050 -0.335
6 8 John Hunter Nemechek 30.804 30.835 -0.035 -0.370
7 11 Matt Tifft 30.723 30.837 -0.002 -0.372
8 17 Timothy Peters 30.752 30.888 -0.051 -0.423
9 19 Daniel Hemric 30.848 30.965 -0.077 -0.500
10 41 Ben Rhodes # 30.860 30.967 -0.002 -0.502
11 33 Ben Kennedy 30.812 30.974 -0.007 -0.509
12 21 Johnny Sauter 30.797 0.000 -30.974 -30.465
13 88 Matt Crafton 30.925 Eliminated -0.128 -0.460
14 51 Cody Coughlin 30.986 Eliminated -0.061 -0.521
15 13 Cameron Hayley 31.030 Eliminated -0.044 -0.565
16 24 Clint Bowyer (i) 31.090 Eliminated -0.060 -0.625
17 71 Mike Bliss 31.107 Eliminated -0.017 -0.642
18 92 Parker Kligerman 31.173 Eliminated -0.066 -0.708
19 44 Tommy Joe Martins 31.246 Eliminated -0.073 -0.781
20 02 Tyler Young 31.301 Eliminated -0.055 -0.836
21 81 Ryan Truex 31.305 Eliminated -0.004 -0.840
22 86 Brandon Brown 31.326 Eliminated -0.021 -0.861
23 66 Jordan Anderson 31.361 Eliminated -0.035 -0.896
24 50 Travis Kvapil 31.453 Eliminated -0.092 -0.988
25 07 BJ McLeod 31.550 Eliminated -0.097 -1.085
26 63 Bobby Pierce 31.578 Eliminated -0.028 -1.113
27 49 Timmy Hill 31.594 Eliminated -0.016 -1.129
28 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 31.766 Eliminated -0.172 -1.301
29 22 Austin Self 31.874 Eliminated -0.108 -1.409
30 1 Ryan Ellis (i) 32.967 Eliminated -1.093 -2.502
31 98 Rico Abreu # 35.451 Eliminated -2.484 -4.986
32 23 Spencer Gallagher 0.000 Eliminated -35.451 -30.465
33 6 Norm Benning 31.806 DNQ -31.806 -1.341
34 74 Mike Harmon (i) 32.887 DNQ -1.081 -2.422

# – Rookie
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Martin Truex Jr. leads Toyota parade in final Sprint Cup practice

Martin Truex Jr.2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) driver, Martin Truex Jr. – with a lap speed of 187.696 MPH – was the fastest at the conclusion of Friday’s final NSCS Go Bowling 400 practice session at Kansas Speedway.

Second fastest in the session with a lap speed of 187.617 MPH was Matt Kenseth, and he was followed by Denny Hamlin (187.357) who was third, Jimmie Johnson (187.285) fourth and Kyle Busch (187.214) was fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 fastest drivers in the “Happy Hour” (final) practice were Ryan Newman (187.000 MPH) who was sixth, Aric Almirola (186.981) seventh, Austin Dillon (186.935) eighth, Trevor Bayne (186.761) ninth and Kyle Larson (186.696) posting 10th.

Qualifying to determine the starting lineup for Saturday night’s race will be held at 6:45 p.m. (ET) on FOX Sports 1.

The 6th annual Go Bowling 400 is scheduled to get started around 7:50 p.m. (ET) Saturday night on FOX Sports 1.

Go Bowling 400 Final Practice Results
Pos. Car # Driver Best Speed Best Time Behind # Laps
1 78 Martin Truex Jr. 187.696 28.770 Leader 21
2 20 Matt Kenseth 187.617 28.782 -0.012 44
3 11 Denny Hamlin 187.357 28.822 -0.052 43
4 48 Jimmie Johnson 187.285 28.833 -0.063 7
5 18 Kyle Busch 187.214 28.844 -0.074 43
6 31 Ryan Newman 187.000 28.877 -0.107 23
7 43 Aric Almirola 186.981 28.880 -0.110 24
8 3 Austin Dillon 186.935 28.887 -0.117 30
9 6 Trevor Bayne 186.761 28.914 -0.144 26
10 42 Kyle Larson 186.696 28.924 -0.154 26
11 24 Chase Elliott # 186.638 28.933 -0.163 24
12 19 Carl Edwards 186.451 28.962 -0.192 28
13 2 Brad Keselowski 186.413 28.968 -0.198 37
14 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 186.368 28.975 -0.205 32
15 21 Ryan Blaney # 186.310 28.984 -0.214 21
16 22 Joey Logano 186.290 28.987 -0.217 41
17 41 Kurt Busch 186.072 29.021 -0.251 50
18 16 Greg Biffle 186.021 29.029 -0.259 35
19 44 Brian Scott # 185.938 29.042 -0.272 29
20 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr 185.899 29.048 -0.278 11
21 13 Casey Mears 185.236 29.152 -0.382 11
22 1 Jamie McMurray 185.192 29.159 -0.389 32
23 14 Tony Stewart 185.185 29.160 -0.390 25
24 47 AJ Allmendinger 185.153 29.165 -0.395 28
25 27 Paul Menard 185.115 29.171 -0.401 30
26 34 Chris Bueshcher # 185.001 29.189 -0.419 33
27 10 Danica Patrick 184.875 29.209 -0.439 23
28 7 Regan Smith 184.615 29.250 -0.480 24
29 95 Michael McDowell 184.571 29.257 -0.487 23
30 4 Kevin Harvick 184.055 29.339 -0.569 43
31 38 Landon Cassill 183.905 29.363 -0.593 24
32 15 Clint Bowyer 183.780 29.383 -0.613 25
33 46 Michael Annett 181.751 29.711 -0.941 19
34 83 Matt Dibenedetto 181.598 29.736 -0.966 26
35 30 Josh Wise 179.820 30.030 -1.260 8
36 5 Kasey Kahne 179.474 30.088 -1.318 29
37 23 David Ragan 178.571 30.240 -1.470 27
38 32 Joey Gase (i) 178.542 30.245 -1.475 12
39 98 Cole Whitt 177.696 30.389 -1.619 19
40 55 Reed Sorenson 174.616 30.925 -2.155 20

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

Best 10 Consecutive Lap Average
Pos Car Driver From Lap To Lap Avg. Speed Behind Gap
1 20 Matt Kenseth 1 10 181.496 Leader Leader
2 11 Denny Hamlin 25 34 181.120 -0.376 -0.376
3 41 Kurt Busch 27 36 181.073 -0.423 -0.047
4 42 Kyle Larson 12 21 180.938 -0.558 -0.135
5 4 Kevin Harvick 27 36 180.927 -0.569 -0.011
6 22 Joey Logano 18 27 180.810 -0.686 -0.117
7 78 Martin Truex Jr. 5 14 180.737 -0.759 -0.073
8 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 21 30 180.626 -0.870 -0.111
9 19 Carl Edwards 1 10 180.436 -1.060 -0.190
10 18 Kyle Busch 27 36 180.406 -1.090 -0.030
11 21 Ryan Blaney # 1 10 180.244 -1.252 -0.162
12 31 Ryan Newman 1 10 180.110 -1.386 -0.134
13 16 Greg Biffle 2 11 180.101 -1.395 -0.009
14 2 Brad Keselowski 16 25 180.005 -1.491 -0.096
15 3 Austin Dillon 7 16 179.975 -1.521 -0.030
16 24 Chase Elliott # 1 10 179.965 -1.531 -0.010
17 14 Tony Stewart 1 10 179.644 -1.852 -0.321
18 44 Brian Scott # 1 10 179.360 -2.136 -0.284
19 27 Paul Menard 16 25 179.345 -2.151 -0.015
20 34 Chris Bueshcher # 1 10 179.186 -2.310 -0.159
21 6 Trevor Bayne 5 14 178.840 -2.656 -0.346
22 15 Clint Bowyer 6 15 178.597 -2.899 -0.243
Car must run 10 consecutive laps on track to be included in the above chart.

 

 

 

 

 

John Wes Townley leads Final Truck practice at Kansas

John Wes TownleyEarly Thursday evening at Kansas Speedway in the 2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS), John Wes Townley – with a lap speed of 176.980 MPH – showed the fastest way around the track in the final Toyota Tundra 250 practice session.

Spencer Gallagher was second fastest in the session with a lap speed of 176.748 MPH, and he was followed by Cameron Hayley (176.702 MPH) who was third, Tyler Reddick (176.448) fourth and Matt Crafton (176.269) was fifth.

Rounding out the top-10 fastest drivers in the “Happy Hour” (final) practice were series Rookie of the Year (ROTY) contender, Christopher Bell (176.246 MPH) who was sixth, Johnny Sauter (176.148) seventh, Daniel Hemric (176.062) eighth, John Hunter Nemechek (175.959) ninth and ROTY contender Ben Rhodes (175.924) posting the 10th-fastest lap speed.

At 4:30 p.m. (ET) on FOX Sports 1 Friday afternoon, the series will have their qualifying session to determine the starting lineup for that evening’s race.

The 16th annual Toyota Tundra 250 is scheduled to get underway around 8:50 p.m. (ET) Friday night on FOX Sports 1.

Toyota Tundra 250 Final Practice Results
Pos. Car # Driver Best Speed Best Time Behind # Laps
1 05 John Wes Townley 176.980 30.512 Leader 40
2 23 Spencer Gallagher 176.748 30.552 -0.04 30
3 13 Cameron Hayley 176.702 30.560 -0.048 51
4 29 Tyler Reddick 176.448 30.604 -0.092 42
5 88 Matt Crafton 176.269 30.635 -0.123 42
6 4 Christopher Bell 176.246 30.639 -0.127 39
7 21 Johnny Sauter 176.148 30.656 -0.144 18
8 19 Daniel Hemric 176.062 30.671 -0.159 56
9 8 John Hunter Nemechek 175.959 30.689 -0.177 45
10 41 Ben Rhodes # 175.924 30.695 -0.183 30
11 11 Matt Tifft 175.724 30.730 -0.218 40
12 9 William Byron # 175.707 30.733 -0.221 38
13 17 Timothy Peters 175.570 30.757 -0.245 44
14 00 Cole Custer # 175.490 30.771 -0.259 46
15 51 Cody Coughlin 175.336 30.798 -0.286 30
16 33 Ben Kennedy 174.978 30.861 -0.349 48
17 98 Rico Abreu # 174.927 30.870 -0.358 42
18 24 Clint Bowyer (i) 174.752 30.901 -0.389 35
19 92 Parker Kligerman 174.464 30.952 -0.44 22
20 02 Tyler Young 173.712 31.086 -0.574 39
21 86 Brandon Brown 172.651 31.277 -0.765 27
22 71 Mike Bliss 172.612 31.284 -0.772 19
23 66 Jordan Anderson 172.452 31.313 -0.801 32
24 81 Ryan Truex 172.123 31.373 -0.861 29
25 44 Tommy Joe Martins 172.112 31.375 -0.863 3
26 50 Travis Kvapil 171.614 31.466 -0.954 13
27 22 Austin Self 170.854 31.606 -1.094 20
28 49 Timmy Hill 168.924 31.967 -1.455 18
29 63 Bobby Pierce 168.787 31.993 -1.481 21
30 6 Norm Benning 168.313 32.083 -1.571 7
31 74 Mike Harmon (i) 164.429 32.841 -2.329 5
32 10 Jennifer Jo Cobb 164.219 32.883 -2.371 7
33 1 Ryan Ellis (i) 0.000 0.000 30.512 0
34 07 BJ McLeod 0.000 0.000 30.512 0

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

Best 10 Consecutive Lap Average
Pos Car Driver From Lap To Lap Avg. Speed Behind Gap
1 88 Matt Crafton 33 42 174.823 Leader Leader
2 24 Clint Bowyer (i) 5 14 173.357 -1.466 -1.466
3 19 Daniel Hemric 13 22 172.808 -2.015 -0.549
4 00 Cole Custer # 7 16 172.270 -2.553 -0.538
5 4 Christopher Bell 18 27 172.231 -2.592 -0.039
6 17 Timothy Peters 18 27 172.212 -2.611 -0.019
7 33 Ben Kennedy 9 18 172.120 -2.703 -0.092
8 13 Cameron Hayley 39 48 171.859 -2.964 -0.261
9 9 William Byron # 26 35 171.840 -2.983 -0.019
10 05 John Wes Townley 7 16 171.347 -3.476 -0.493
11 8 John Hunter Nemechek 23 32 171.061 -3.762 -0.286
12 98 Rico Abreu # 24 33 170.068 -4.755 -0.993
Car must run 10 consecutive laps on track to be included in the above chart.