Joey Logano set a new track qualifying record with a lap at 193.278 mph.
Las Vegas, NV (SportsNetwork.com) -
Team Penske has figured out NASCAR's new knockout-style of qualifying in the Sprint Cup Series quite well.
For the second consecutive week, Penske swept the front starting row, but this time it was Joey Logano who won the pole and Brad Keselowski qualifying second.
On Friday, Logano grabbed the pole for Sunday's Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. He set a new track qualifying record at this 1.5-mile racetrack with a lap at 193.278 mph.
During the third round in qualifying, Keselowski held the provisional pole with a lap at 193.099 mph until Logano made his run. Both drivers made only one lap each during the final segment.
'Sky's the limit' for Harvick's new team
By Chris Symeon, Motorsports Editor
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) -
After making just his second start with Stewart-Haas Racing, Kevin Harvick is virtually guaranteed of clinching a spot in this year's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship by winning at Phoenix International Raceway.
Harvick put on a dominating performance in Sunday's race at Phoenix, leading 224 of 312 laps, including the final 64. He pulled away from the field in four late-race restarts and then held off Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the closing...