NXS: Tagliani Tames Mid-Ohio; Scores Third Career XFINITY Pole Driving for Team Penske

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LEXINGTON, Ohio – Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman – Matt Sullivan/Getty Images photo – Canadian Alex Tagliani is making his lone start with Team Penske count so far at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Tagliani, a winner already in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series in 2015, made his quest for a first-career NASCAR XFINITY Series victory much …

KNPSW QUALIFYING: Mayhew Fast at Shasta; Wins 12th Career K&N West Coors Light Pole

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ANDERSON, Calif. — official series release by Brooke Franceschini, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — David Mayhew set the tone early. The second car out in NASCAR K&N Pro Series West qualifying Saturday at Shasta Speedway, Mayhew earned his 12th Coors Light Pole Award and first of the season. The Atascadero, Calif. driver posted a lap of 15.873 seconds (75.524 …

NWMT QUALIFYING: Twice is Nice For Lia; Scores Second-Straight Mr. Rooter 161 Coors Light Pole

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WATERFORD, Conn. – official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Fastest in practice this afternoon, Donny Lia backed it up in Coors Light Pole Award qualifying as he earned the top starting spot for tonight’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Mr. Rooter 161 at New London-Waterford Speedbowl. Lia, from Jericho, New York, posted a fast lap …

NXS: Bubba Blazes Dover; Darrell Wallace Jr. Claims Coors Light Pole for Buckle Up 200

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DOVER, Del. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Nick Laham/Getty Images North America photo — Darrell Wallace Jr. has a particular affinity for Dover International Speedway, and he proved it during Saturday’s Coors Light Pole Qualifying session for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Buckle Up 200. Wallace sped to a fast lap of 23.378 seconds (153.991 mph) …

NSCS: Joe Gibbs Rising; Denny Hamlin Continues Roll With Top Qualifying Effort at Dover

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DOVER, Del. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Nick Laham/Getty Images North America photo — If Joe Gibbs Racing’s sweep of the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race and Coca Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway the last two weeks was the beginning of a resurgence, Denny Hamlin’s pole qualifying effort on Friday afternoon was a statement. JGR …

NSCS: Four-Pack; Logano Sprints to Fourth Coors Light Pole of 2015 at Kansas Speedway

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — official series release — Jamie Squire/Getty Images North America photo — Joey Logano won the Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Award on Friday for Saturday’s SpongeBob SquarePants 400 at Kansas Speedway (7:30 p.m. ET, FOX Sports 1, MRN, SiriusXM). This is the Team Penske driver’s 12th career pole, fourth of 2015 and his first at the 1.5-mile track. The 2014 Daytona 500 winner won the fall race at Kansas last …

NSCS: Top Dog; Matt Kenseth Claims Coors Light Pole Award for Food City 500 at Bristol

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BRISTOL, Tenn. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images North America photo — Matt Kenseth committed the equivalent of high-speed robbery during NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coors Light Pole Qualifying on Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway. Kenseth rocketed out early in the final round of knockout qualifying and laid down a blistering lap of …

NWSMT QUALIFYING: Preece on the Pole Once Again; Nets Southern Mod Tour Pole at South Boston

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SOUTH BOSTON, Va. – official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — In baseball parlance, Ryan Preece has a career batting average of .667 in NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour qualifying. Preece turned a fast lap of 14.493 seconds (99.358 mph) around the .4-mile South Boston Speedway oval in his No. 98 Curb Records/Menards Chevrolet Saturday afternoon …

NSCS: Magical Return; Kurt Busch Earns Coors Light Pole in Second Race Back at Fontana

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FONTANA, Calif. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Report by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Doug Pensinger/Getty Images North America photo – It has not taken long for Stewart-Haas Racing veteran Kurt Busch to become comfortable in a race car again. After conserving his tires throughout knockout qualifying on Friday evening, Busch took his No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet …