Starting lineup: Goody’s Headache Relief Shots 500 at Martinsville Speedway
The Eliminator Round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup kicks off this weekend at Martinsville Speedway, and the 43-car field was officially set during Friday’s group qualifying session.
Joey Logano swept the Contender Round of the Chase and is off to a great start in this round.
The driver of the No. 22 Team Penske Ford was fastest in the weekend’s opening practice session and had the best lap in the final round qualifying, earning his sixth pole of the season. Logano also won the pole at the short track earlier this season, sweeping the Martinsville poles this year.
Fellow Chase driver Martin Truex Jr. was second, followed by AJ Allmendinger, Jamie McMurray and Jeff Gordon.
Kyle Busch, Ryan Newman, Aric Almirola, Kyle Larson, Denny Hamlin, Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick rounded out the top 10.
Carl Edwards (14th) and Kurt Busch (15th) were the only Chase drivers that did not advance to the final round.
Take a look at the full starting lineup for Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shots 500 below: