Logano on pole in Martinsville

A happy Joey Logano
A happy Joey Logano

Using a fast lap of 97.043 mph, Joey Logano propelled his No. 22 Team Penske Ford to the top of the leaderboard in the final round of Coors Light Pole Qualifying at Martinsville Speedway on Friday, earning his 15th career Coors Light Pole Award and third straight pole at "The Paperclip."

Starting alongside Logano in Sunday's STP 500 (1 p.m. ET, FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) is Kasey Kahne, whose No. 5 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet clocked in at 97.033 mph in the final session.

Brian Vickers in the No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet, Paul Menard in the No. 27 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet and Ryan Newman in the No. 31 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet round out the top-five qualifiers in the 40-car Sprint Cup Series field.

Logano also topped the opening and second rounds of qualifying on Friday. Notable drivers missing the final round of knockout qualifying include eight-time Martinsville winner Jimmie Johnson (24th-fastest) and Kevin Harvick (19th-fastest).

The Sprint Cup Series returns to the track Saturday at 10 a.m. for practice (FS1).

Results

Pos. No. Driver Manufacturer Sponsor Speed Time Behind
1 22 Joey Logano Ford Shell Pennzoil 97.043 19.513 Leader
2 5 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet Great Clips 97.033 19.515 0.002
3 14 Brian Vickers Chevrolet Janssen Arnie’s Army Charitable Foundation Chevrolet SS 96.864 19.549 0.036
4 27 Paul Menard Chevrolet Libman / Menards 96.854 19.551 0.038
5 31 Ryan Newman Chevrolet Grainger 96.736 19.575 0.062
6 47 AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet Kroger / Butterfinger / Coffeemate 96.676 19.587 0.074
7 18 Kyle Busch Toyota M&M's 75th Anniversary 96.657 19.591 0.078
8 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota FedEx Express 96.642 19.594 0.081
9 20 Matt Kenseth Toyota Dollar General 96.44 19.635 0.122
10 24 Chase Elliott Chevrolet 3M 96.224 19.679 0.166
11 2 Brad Keselowski Ford Miller Lite 96.205 19.683 0.17
12 21 Ryan Blaney Ford Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire + Auto Center 96.171 19.69 0.177
13 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Ford Fastenal Ford Fusion 96.637 19.595 0.082
14 16 Greg Biffle Ford Roush Performance Ford Fusion 96.622 19.598 0.085
15 1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet Bad Boy Off Road / Beechcraft 96.617 19.599 0.086
16 78 Martin Truex Jr Toyota Furniture Row 96.568 19.609 0.096
17 42 Kyle Larson Chevrolet Target 96.474 19.628 0.115
18 13 Casey Mears Chevrolet GEICO 96.47 19.629 0.116
19 4 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet Jimmy John's 96.362 19.651 0.138
20 43 Aric Almirola Ford STP 96.244 19.675 0.162
21 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr Chevrolet Nationwide 96.049 19.715 0.202
22 23 David Ragan Toyota Dr. Pepper 95.981 19.729 0.216
23 41 Kurt Busch Chevrolet Haas Automation / Monster Energy 95.796 19.767 0.254
24 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet Lowe's 95.714 19.784 0.271
25 19 Carl Edwards Toyota Arris 96.083 19.708 0.195
26 44 Brian Scott Ford Goody's 95.917 19.742 0.229
27 95 Michael McDowell Chevrolet KLove Radio Chevrolet SS 95.912 19.743 0.23
28 10 Danica Patrick Chevrolet TaxAct 95.888 19.748 0.235
29 3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet Dow 95.874 19.751 0.238
30 15 Clint Bowyer Chevrolet 5-Hour Energy 95.84 19.758 0.245
31 98 Cole Whitt Chevrolet TBA 95.757 19.775 0.262
32 6 Trevor Bayne Ford Advocare Ford Fusion 95.612 19.805 0.292
33 38 Landon Cassill Ford MDS Transport 95.593 19.809 0.296
34 7 Regan Smith Chevrolet APC Chevrolet 95.545 19.819 0.306
35 83 Matt DiBenedetto Toyota Cosmo Motors 95.295 19.871 0.358
36 34 Chris Buescher Ford CSX / Play It Safe 95.252 19.88 0.367
37 32 Joey Gase Ford Donate Life 94.817 19.971 0.458
38 46 Michael Annett Chevrolet Pilot Flying J 94.246 20.092 0.579
39 30 Josh Wise Chevrolet Curtis Key Plumbing 94.218 20.098 0.585
40 55 Reed Sorenson Chevrolet TBA 0 0 -19.513

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