Matt Crafton wins pole for Truck Series race at Talladega

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Matt Crafton won the pole for today’s Gander Outdoors Truck Series race at Talladega (1:30 p.m. ET on FS1).

He claimed the top starting position with a speed of 180.925 mph. It is his third pole of the season and his first career pole on a superspeedway.

Fellow playoff driver Tyler Ankrum will start second.

The top five is completed by Harrison Burton, Johnny Sauter and Sheldon Creed.

Where the remaining playoff drivers will start:

Brett Moffitt – eighth

Stewart Friesen – 10th

Austin Hill – 13th

Ross Chastain – 17th

Click here for the starting lineup.