New Hampshire starting lineup: Qualifying results from Loudon

There is no hotter driver in NASCAR than Brad Keselowski.

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Brad Keselowski is on the pole for Sunday’s Sylvania 300, the second race in the 10-race Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, after turning a fast lap of 140.598 mph (27.090 seconds) in Friday’s final session at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Nine Chase drivers accounted for the top 12 qualifying spots, with Kevin Harvick the next highest Chaser in third after Jamie McMurray claimed the second spot.

Two races remain before the Chase field is cut to 12, which means it’s go time for Ryan Newman, Greg Biffle, AJ Allmendinger and Aric Almirola — currently in positions 13-16. You can watch Sunday’s race at 2 p.m. ET on ESPN, with coverage starting at 1 p.m. 

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Sprint Cup Series starting lineup: Sylvania 300

at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, Loudon, N.H.

1.058-mile oval

(Car number in parentheses)

1. (2) Brad Keselowski, Ford 27.090 seconds, 140.598 mph

2. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 140.437

3. (4) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 140.065

4. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 139.757

5. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 139.721

6. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 139.419

7. (22) Joey Logano, Ford, 139.241

8. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 139.017

9. (31) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 138.946

10. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 138.881

11. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 138.865

12. (55) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 138.759

13. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 138.946

14. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 138.946

15. (41) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 138.941

16. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 138.855

17. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 138.825

18. (10) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 138.779

19. (17) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 138.577

20. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 138.527

21. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 138.512

22. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 138.492

23. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 138.472

24. (51) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 138.291

25. (13) Casey Mears, Chevrolet, 138.210

26. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 138.185

27. (47) AJ Allmendinger, Chevrolet, 138.090

28. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 137.621

29. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 137.581

30. (40) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 136.992

31. (26) Cole Whitt, Toyota, 136.722

32. (78) Martin Truex Jr., Chevrolet, 136.697

33. (93) Clay Rogers, Toyota, 136.560

34. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, 136.184

35. (23) Alex Bowman, Toyota, 136.077

36. (33) David Stremme, Chevrolet, 136.038

37. (36) Reed Sorenson, Chevrolet, Owner Points

38. (7) Michael Annett, Chevrolet, Owner Points

39. (98) Josh Wise, Chevrolet, Owner Points

40. (83) Travis Kvapil,Toyota, Owner Points

41. (77) Corey Lajoie, Ford, Owner Points

42. (66) Mike Wallace, Toyota, Owner Points

43. (32) Timmy Hill, Ford, Owner Points