A Joe Gibbs Racing car will pace the field for the third consecutive Sprint Cup race. After Carl Edwards won the pole the past two races, Kyle Busch earned the top spot for Sunday’s event at Pocono Raceway.
Busch, who has won the past three races and four of the last five, is joined by Kevin Harvick on the front row. Joey Logano, runner-up to Busch in two of the last three races, starts third.
Ryan Newman’s team reported Sunday morning on Twitter that the team found a potential issue with its rear end gear and changed it, moving Newman to the back of the field for the start.
Here’s the starting lineup: