Xfinity qualifying at Road America canceled due to weather; Austin Cindric on pole

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NASCAR has canceled qualifying for the Johnsonville 180 at Road America due to the odd situation of there not being enough rain. The starting lineup for the Xfinity Series race will be set by owner points.

That gives Team Penske driver Austin Cindric the pole in his first start in the series. Joe Gibbs Racing’s James Davison will start second.

The field was going to be established by a single 25-minute session with teams using rain tires. The session was set to begin at 11:45 a.m. ET, but NASCAR went into a holding pattern waiting for rain to cover more of the track. It called off qualifying just before 12:30 p.m.

The starting top 10 for the race is Cindric, Davison, Elliott Sadler, Christopher Bell, Justin Marks, William Byron, Justin Allgaier, Ben Kennedy, Scott Lagasse Jr. and Brennan Poole.

Coverage of the Johnsonville 180 begins at 2:30 p.m. on NBC.

Click here for the starting grid.