O'REILLY AUTO PARTS 300 - TEXAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY

Nationwide Series Race #6 of 34 for the 2011 season


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Starting Lineup
  • Edwards on pole at Texas: #60-Carl Edwards won the Coors Light Pole for the O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 at Texas Motor Speedway with a speed of 178.938mph. #22-Brad Keselowski will start second. The rest of the top 10: #2-Elliott Sadler, #6-Ricky Stenhouse, #33-Paul Menard, #16-Trevor Bayne, #20-Joey Logano, #18-Kyle Busch, #38-Kasey Kahne, and #88-Aric Almirola. Did Not Qualify: #55-Rowe.(4-8-2011)

  • Texas Qualifying Notes:
    Carl Edwards(i) won the Coors Light Pole Award for the 15th Annual O'Reilly Auto Parts 300 with a lap of 30.178 seconds, 178.938 mph.
    This is his 24th pole in 217 NASCAR Nationwide Series races. He breaks tie for third with Sam Ard and Jeff Green.
    This is his third pole and sixth top-10 start in 2011.
    This is his second pole in 13 races at Texas Motor Speedway. His other pole came Nov. 1, 2008.
    Brad Keselowski(i) (second) posted his third top-10 start of 2011 and his fourth in ten races at Texas Motor Speedway.
    Elliott Sadler (third) posted his third top-10 start at Texas Motor Speedway. It is his third in six races this season.
    Blake Koch (20th) was the fastest qualifying rookie.(NASCAR Statistics)(4-8-2010)

  • Starting Lineup
    O'Reilly Auto Parts 300
    April 8, 2011
    Texas Motor Speedway
    Provided by NASCAR Statistics
    Fri, April 08, 2011 @ 06:22 PM Eastern
    Pos Car Driver Team Time Speed
    1 60 Carl Edwards(i) Fastenal Ford 30.178 178.938
    2 22 Brad Keselowski(i) Discount Tire Dodge 30.211 178.743
    3 2 Elliott Sadler OneMain Financial Chevy 30.243 178.554
    4 6 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Easy Feet Ford 30.254 178.489
    5 33 Paul Menard(i) Menards/Rheem Chevy 30.286 178.300
    6 16 Trevor Bayne RickyvsTrevor.com Ford 30.361 177.860
    7 20 Joey Logano(i) GameStop/NASCAR 2011 The Game Toyota 30.363 177.848
    8 18 Kyle Busch(i) Z-Line Designs Toyota 30.414 177.550
    9 38 Kasey Kahne(i) Great Clips Chevy 30.492 177.096
    10 88 Aric Almirola Hellmann's Chevy 30.549 176.765
    11 31 Justin Allgaier Brandt Chevy 30.564 176.678
    12 32 Reed Sorenson Dollar General Chevy 30.568 176.655
    13 11 Brian Scott Shore Lodge Toyota 30.580 176.586
    14 99 David Reutimann(i) Pastrana Waltrip Racing Toyota 30.629 176.304
    15 30 Jason Leffler Wolf Pack Rentals Chevy 30.719 175.787
    16 12 Sam Hornish Jr. Alliance Dodge 30.780 175.439
    17 7 Josh Wise TaxSlayer.com Chevy 30.803 175.308
    18 62 Michael Annett Northland Motor Oils Toyota 30.809 175.273
    19 05 David Starr Texas Farm and Ranches/31-W Chevy 30.946 174.498
    20 81 Blake Koch # daystar.com Dodge 30.977 174.323
    21 79 Tim Andrews Great Wolf Lodge Ford 31.071 173.796
    22 09 Kenny Wallace American Ethanol Toyota 31.074 173.779
    23 87 Joe Nemechek NEMCO Motorsports Toyota 31.117 173.539
    24 66 Steve Wallace 5-hour Energy Toyota 31.157 173.316
    25 40 Scott Wimmer Key Motorsports Chevy 31.157 173.316
    26 75 Carl Long Rick Ware Racing Ford 31.205 173.049
    27 70 Shelby Howard Race Fuel Energy Drink Chevy 31.239 172.861
    28 74 JJ Yeley(i) Riverwalk Cafe Chevy 31.245 172.828
    29 01 Mike Wallace G&K Services Chevy 31.288 172.590
    30 51 Jeremy Clements racedaysponsor.com Chevy 31.316 172.436
    31 49 Dennis Setzer Jay Robinson Racing Chevy 31.320 172.414
    32 44 Jeff Green TriStar Motorsports Chevy 31.389 172.035
    33 68 Matt Carter Fleur-De-Lis Motorsports Chevy 31.419 171.871
    34 39 Danny O'Quinn Jr. Heil Trailers Ford 31.477 171.554
    35 24 Kevin Lepage Team Rensi Motorsports Ford 31.481 171.532
    36 19 Mike Bliss Cattlemen's Chevy 31.495 171.456
    37 41 Jennifer Jo Cobb # Lilly Trucking Ford 31.559 171.108
    38 15 Timmy Hill # Rick Ware Racing Ford 31.656 170.584
    39 52 Tim Schendel TexasCountrytv.com/Fire and Ice Chevy 31.699 170.352
    40 28 Derrike Cope Pouch Tech Chevy 31.721 170.234
    41 14 Eric McClure Hefty BlackOut/Reynolds Chevy 31.731 170.181
    42 89 Morgan Shepherd Racing with Jesus/Imperial Bedding Chevy Owner Points
    43 23 Robert Richardson Jr. Wildlife Conservation Society Dodge 31.785 169.891

    Did not qualify: #55-Brett Rowe

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