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Kenseth holds off Truex at Kansas Speedway

KANSAS CITY, Kan., Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Matt Kenseth grabbed the lead with 49 laps left and held off Martin Truex Jr. down the stretch to win Sunday's crash-filled Sprint Cup race at Kansas Speedway.

Biffle sets track record to win pole

CONCORD, N.C., Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Greg Biffle set a track record Thursday to earn the pole position for the Bank of America 500, the fifth race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.

Jeff Gordon wins pole in New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Jeff Gordon won the pole Friday for the Sylvania 300, the second of the 10 races that make up the Sprint Cup Chase for the Championship.

Earnhardt wins Richmond pole

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 7 (UPI) -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. edged Jeff Gordon Friday to win the pole for Saturday's running of the Federated Auto Parts 400 at Richmond International Raceway.

Hamlin edges Gordon for Atlanta victory

HAMPTON, Ga., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- Denny Hamlin won his second straight Sprint Cup victory Sunday, beating Jeff Gordon in a two-lap shootout in the AdvoCare 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Mark Martin wins Sprint Cup pole

BROOKLYN, Mich., Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Mark Martin earned his fourth Sprint Cup pole of the season Friday, finishing first in qualifying for the Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway.

Gordon takes rain-shortened Pocono win

LONG POND, Pa., Aug. 5 (UPI) -- Jeff Gordon made a move to claim a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup after winning Saturday's rain-shortened Pennsylvania 400 at Pocono Raceway.

Johnson wins Sprint Cup pole in Kentucky

SPARTA, Ky., June 29 (UPI) -- Jimmie Johnson took advantage of a change in track temperature Friday to win the pole for Saturday's running of the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway.

Ambrose wins second straight pole

SONOMA, Calif., June 22 (UPI) -- Marcos Ambrose won his second Sprint Cup pole in as many weeks Friday, topping qualifying for Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway.

Johnson give Hendricks 200th win

DARLINGTON, S.C., May 13 (UPI) -- Jimmie Johnson's fuel gamble paid off in a Sprint Cup Series victory at Darlington Raceway Saturday, handing Hendrick Motorsports its 200th NASCAR victory.
Biffle wins Darlington pole

Biffle wins Darlington pole

DARLINGTON, S.C., May 11 (UPI) -- Greg Biffle, who made the next-to-last qualifying attempt, captured the pole Friday for Saturday night's Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.

Hamlin holds off Truex at Kansas Speedway

KANSAS CITY, Kan., April 22 (UPI) -- Denny Hamlin grabbed the lead with 31 laps left Sunday and held off Martin Truex Jr. to claim the STP 400 at Kansas Speedway.

Truex wins Sprint Cup pole in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 13 (UPI) -- Martin Truex Jr. turned in the fastest qualifying lap Friday to earn the No. 1 starting position for Saturday's Samsung Mobile 500.

Ryan uses late crash to take Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va., April 1 (UPI) -- Ryan Newman used a late crash involving Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon to grab the lead and come away with a Sprint Cup win Sunday at Martinsville Speedway.

Keselowski repeats at Bristol Speedway

BRISTOL, Tenn., March 18 (UPI) -- Brad Keselowski maintained his winning ways at Bristol Motor Speedway Sunday, taking his second straight Sprint Cup event at the Tennessee track.

Kahne wins Las Vegas pole

LAS VEGAS, March 9 (UPI) -- Kasey Kahne earned the pole Friday for Sunday's Kobalt Tools 400 by recording a speed of 190.456 mph in qualifying at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
Stewart wins Ford 400, Sprint Cup title

Stewart wins Ford 400, Sprint Cup title

HOMESTEAD, Fla., Nov. 20 (UPI) -- Tony Stewart collected his third Sprint Cup championship trophy Sunday, edging Carl Edwards while winning the season-ending Ford 400 in Florida.

Biffle wins Sprint Cup pole

KANSAS CITY, Kan., Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Greg Biffle won his second pole of the season Friday and will start out front Sunday in the Sprint Cup Hollywood Casino 400.

Keselowski keeps hot Aug. going at Bristol

BRISTOL, Tenn., Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Brad Keselowski kept his August hot streak rolling Saturday, claiming his second win in four races at the IRWIN Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Keselowski increases Nationwide lead

CONCORD, N.C., Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Brad Keselowski stayed on the track during a caution with 45 laps to go Friday and the gamble paid off with a win in the Nationwide Series Dollar General 300.

Drivers blast Gordon's aggressive tactics

SONOMA, Calif., June 21 (UPI) -- NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Jeff Gordon became the target of angry recriminations a day after his on-track behavior at the Toyota/Save Mart 350.

Truex wins pole at Phoenix Speedway

AVONDALE, Ariz., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Martin Truex Jr. turned in the fastest qualifying lap in Phoenix Friday and will start on the pole for the next-to-last Sprint Cup race of the season.

Mark Martin wins pole at Richmond

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 11 (UPI) -- Mark Martin won the pole Friday for Saturday night's Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway.
Truex to join Waltrip Racing

Truex to join Waltrip Racing

CORNELIUS, N.C., July 10 (UPI) -- Sprint Cup driver Martin Truex Jr., will join Michael Waltrip Racing next season after four years with Earnhardt Ganassi Racing.

Vickers captures NASCAR pole

RICHMOND, Va., May 1 (UPI) -- Brian Vickers captured his second pole of the season Friday and will start out front Saturday in the NASCAR Crown Royal 400 at Richmond, Va.
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