38 years ago, a Shampine sat on the pole of the Budweiser International Classic for the last time, when the legendary Jim Shampine qualified fastest for the 1979 edition with a time of 17.914 seconds in the legendary 8-ball supermodified.
With a qualifying performance the likes of which hasn’t been seen in 25 years, David Gravel earned the pole for Saturday night’s 57th annual 5-hour Energy Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores.
Lewis Hamilton matched Ayrton Senna for second all-time on the F1 pole positions list Saturday at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, topping qualifying for the 65th time in his career ahead of the Canadian Grand Prix.
Caleb Armstrong used consistency over a one-mile run to win the pole for the 69th annual Pay Less Little 500 during Thursday’s weather-delayed qualifying session.
Josh Berry started off the knockout qualifying era for the CARS Late Model Stock Tour by nabbing the Hedgecock Racing Pole Award on Saturday ahead of the season-opening Circle Track Warehouse 200 at Concord Speedway.
Paul Fix and Tony Buffomante captured pole positions in qualifying sessions for their respective Trans-Am races Saturday at NOLA Motorsports Park.
Lewis Hamilton left no doubt who the fastest man in Malaysia was during Formula One qualifying on Saturday, outpacing teammate Nico Rosberg by four-tenths of a second en route to the pole position at Sepang Int’l Circuit.
Paul Fix (TA) and Justin Haley (TA2) will start on the pole for Saturday’s pair of 101.37-mile, 31-lap Trans-Am races at Virginia Int’l Raceway, with both setting the fast lap for their respective classes during Friday’s qualifying sessions.
In search of his first-career 5-hour Energy Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Stores victory, Owosso, Oklahoma’s Daryn Pittman will start Saturday night’s 50-lap main event from the pole after topping the preliminary point standings through two nights of action.
TERMAS DE RIO HONDO, Argentina — official series release — MotoGP photo — A late crash in qualifying did nothing to deter Marc Marquez from winning his third consecutive pole at Argentina’s Termas de Rio Hondo Circuit on Saturday afternoon, and he will lead the field to green for Sunday’s MotoGP Argentine Grand Prix. Marquez eased into the session by …
DOVER, Del. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — The irony was striking in Friday’s cancellation of qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series at Dover International Speedway. A week prior, Matt Kenseth won the second race of the Chase due to Kevin Harvick’s fuel tank running dry, and Friday, he …
ARAGON, Spain – official series release — MotoGP photo — Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez obliterated his own record on the way to claiming his seventh pole of the MotoGP season ahead of Jorge Lorenzo and Andrea Iannone. Marquez set the fastest ever lap by a MotoGP bike around the MotorLand Aragon circuit as he claimed his 29th premier class pole …