NASCAR performed qualifying for simply the sixth time this season on Sunday when drivers drove across the 4.048-mile course at Road America to set the beginning lineup for the Jockey Made in America 250 offered by KwikTrip (2:30 p.m. ET; NBC, TSN1,4,5, MRN).
On-track qualifying is a rarity this season as NASCAR tries to restrict the period of time groups spend on the observe amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Solely eight races whole are scheduled to have follow and qualifying in 2021; Road America was race No. 6, becoming a member of Daytona (for the Daytona 500), Bristol’s grime observe, Circuit of the Americas, Charlotte (for the Coca-Cola 600) and Nashville.
The remaining classes can be for a brand new observe on the schedule (Indianapolis’ highway course) and the season-ending Championship 4 race at Phoenix. Road America is a “new” observe as nicely: NASCAR’s Cup Collection has not raced on the course since 1956, however the Xfinity Collection has been racing there since 2010.
Under is the beginning lineup, which was set with qualifying, for Sunday’s Jockey Made in America 250 offered by KwikTrip at Road America..
Who gained the pole for the NASCAR race at Road America?
WIlliam Byron was the quickest of the 12 drivers who competed for the pole within the second spherical of qualifying. He turned in a lap time of two minutes, 12.049 seconds (110.359 mph).
Byron’s Hendrick Motorsports teammate Kyle Larson will be part of him on the entrance row of the beginning grid after qualifying second.
Their teammate Chase Elliott did not advance to the second spherical. He didn’t report a lap time in the course of the first spherical as a result of cautions on the course slowed him down sufficient that he reached the beginning/end line after Spherical 1 ended. He’ll begin thirty fourth.
Kyle Busch will drop to the rear of the sector for the inexperienced flag. He crashed in follow, which compelled his staff to go to a backup automotive. Busch gained the Xfinity race at Road America on Saturday.
NASCAR beginning lineup at Road America
NASCAR used two rounds of qualifying to set the beginning lineup for Sunday’s race at Road America, the Jockey Made in America 250 offered by KwikTrip. The quickest 12 automobiles in Spherical 1 superior to Spherical 2. Forty automobiles have been entered for the race.
|Begin pos.||Driver||Automotive No.||Workforce|
|1||William Byron||24||Hendrick Motorsports|
|2||Kyle Larson||5||Hendrick Motorsports|
|3||AJ Allmendinger||16||Kaulig Racing|
|4||Tyler Reddick||8||Richard Childress Racing|
|5||Austin Cindric||33||Workforce Penske|
|6||Denny Hamlin||11||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|7||Matt DiBenedetto||21||Wooden Brothers Racing|
|8||Ross Chastain||42||Chip Ganassi Racing|
|9||Martin Truex Jr.||19||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|10||Alex Bowman||48||Hendrick Motorsports|
|11||Daniel Suarez||99||Trackhouse Racing|
|12||Chris Buescher||17||Roush Fenway Racing|
|13||Christopher Bell||20||Joe Gibbs Racing|
|14||Joey Logano||22||Workforce Penske|
|15||Cole Custer||41||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|16||Kurt Busch||1||Chip Ganassi Racing|
|17||Ryan Blaney||12||Workforce Penske|
|18||Michael McDowell||34||Entrance Row Motorsports|
|19||Aric Almirola||10||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|20||Brad Keselowski||2||Workforce Penske|
|21||Erik Jones||43||Richard Petty Motorsports|
|22||Justin Haley||77||Spire Motorsports|
|23||Corey LaJoie||7||Spire Motorsports|
|24||Anthony Alfredo||38||Entrance Row Motorsports|
|25||Kevin Harvick||4||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|26||James Davison||15||Rick Ware Racing|
|27||Josh Bilicki||52||Rick Ware Racing|
|28||Ryan Newman||6||Roush Fenway Racing|
|29||Cody Ware||51||Petty Ware Racing|
|30||Kyle Tilley||78||Reside Quick Motorsports|
|31||Ryan Eversley||53||Rick Ware Racing|
|32||Ryan Preece||37||JTG Daugherty Racing|
|33||Quin Houff||00||Starcom Racing|
|34||Chase Elliott||9||Hendrick Motorsports|
|35||Chase Briscoe||14||Stewart-Haas Racing|
|36||Bubba Wallace||23||23XI Racing|
|37||Austin Dillon||3||Richard Childress Racing|
|38||Ricky Stenhouse Jr.||47||JTG Daugherty Racing|
|39||Ty Dillon||96||Gaunt Brothers Racing|
|40||Kyle Busch||18||Joe Gibbs Racing|