NASCAR Sprint Cup starting lineup for Kentucky set by rules; Kyle Larson on pole


Kyle Larson will start on the pole for Saturday night’s Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway after Friday’s qualifying session was canceled.

Larson was the fastest in Friday morning’s rain-shortened practice session to earn the pole. Brad Keselowski starts second.

Ryan Blaney, Michael McDowell and Travis Kvapil did not make the race.

NBCSN will air Saturday night’s race with coverage beginning at 7 p.m. ET.

Here’s the starting lineup: