TOP GEAR 300 - CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY

Nationwide Series Race #13 of 34 for the 2011 season


Charlotte Race Page

Starting Lineup
  • Stenhouse, Jr. on pole at Charlotte: #6-Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. won the Coors Light Pole for the Top Gear 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway with a speed of 186.994mph. #33-Kevin Harvick will start second. The rest of the top 10: #16-Matt Kenseth, #18-Kyle Busch, #60-Carl Edwards, #32-Reed Sorenson, #12-Sam Hornish, Jr., #88-Aric Almirola, #30-Kasey Kahne, #2-Elliott Sadler. Did Not Qualify: #46-Chase Miller & #40-Charles Lewandoski.(5-28-2011)

  • Charlotte Qualifying Notes:
    Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won the Coors Light Pole Award for the 30th Annual Top Gear 300 with a lap of 28.878 seconds, 186.994 mph.
    This is his third pole in 52 NASCAR Nationwide Series races.
    This is his second pole and 10th top-10 start in 2011.
    This is his first pole in four races at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
    Kevin Harvick(i) (second) posted his fifth top-10 start of 2011 and his 12th in 20 races at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
    Matt Kenseth(i) (third) posted his 14th top-10 start at Charlotte Motor Speedway. It is his first in one races this season.
    Blake Koch (27th) was the fastest qualifying rookie.(NASCAR Statistics)(5-28-2011)

  • Starting Lineup
    Top Gear 300
    May 28, 2011
    Charlotte Motor Speedway
    Provided by NASCAR Statistics
    Sat, May 28, 2011 @ 11:18 AM Eastern
    Pos Car Driver Team Time Speed
    1 6 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Fastenal Ford 28.878 186.994
    2 33 Kevin Harvick(i) Rheem Tankless Water Heaters Chevy 28.901 186.845
    3 16 Matt Kenseth(i) Fastenal Ford 29.056 185.848
    4 18 Kyle Busch(i) Z-Line Designs Toyota 29.139 185.319
    5 60 Carl Edwards(i) Fastenal Ford 29.151 185.242
    6 32 Reed Sorenson Dollar General Chevy 29.163 185.166
    7 12 Sam Hornish Jr. Alliance Truck Parts Dodge 29.218 184.818
    8 88 Aric Almirola Hellmann's Chevy 29.281 184.420
    9 30 Kasey Kahne(i) Rexall / Dollar General Chevy 29.284 184.401
    10 2 Elliott Sadler OneMain Financial Chevy 29.404 183.648
    11 20 Joey Logano(i) GameStop / Kongregate Toyota 29.426 183.511
    12 11 Brian Scott Shore Lodge Toyota 29.432 183.474
    13 22 Brad Keselowski(i) Discount Tire Dodge 29.434 183.461
    14 99 Cole Whitt(i) Red Bull Toyota 29.435 183.455
    15 31 Justin Allgaier WolfPack Rentals Chevy 29.455 183.331
    16 66 Steve Wallace 5-hour Energy Toyota 29.468 183.250
    17 38 Jason Leffler Great Clips Chevy 29.512 182.976
    18 62 Michael Annett Pilot Travel Centers / Flying J Toyota 29.603 182.414
    19 97 Joe Nemechek AM FM Energy - Wood & Pellet Stoves 29.737 181.592
    20 7 Josh Wise Voodoo Ride Chevy 29.778 181.342
    21 09 Kenny Wallace Family Farmers Toyota 29.841 180.959
    22 87 Kimi Raikkonen(i) Perky Jerky Toyota 29.896 180.626
    23 51 Jeremy Clements Co-ops USA.com Chevy 29.947 180.319
    24 01 Mike Wallace CoyboysandAliensMovie.com Chevy 29.988 180.072
    25 19 Mike Bliss MillerWelds.com Chevy 30.023 179.862
    26 79 Tim Andrews Mooresville Ford Ford 30.331 178.036
    27 81 Blake Koch # Daystar.com / Set Free Dodge 30.379 177.754
    28 04 Kelly Bires Go Green Racing Ford 30.382 177.737
    29 41 Jeffrey Earnhardt(i) Pepsi Max / Nuts Off / Fast Wax Chevy 30.438 177.410
    30 52 Kevin Lepage TRX Alliance Chevy 30.479 177.171
    31 72 John Jackson crashclaimsR.US Toyota 30.521 176.927
    32 28 Derrike Cope MAXelence.com Dodge 30.527 176.893
    33 15 Timmy Hill # Nuts Off / Lilly Trucking of VA Ford 30.563 176.684
    34 14 Eric McClure Hefty BlakOut / Reynolds Chevy 30.618 176.367
    35 44 Jeff Green Tri-Star Motorsports / Pro Motor Chevy 30.623 176.338
    36 70 Dennis Setzer Sports Pouch Beverage Chevy 30.655 176.154
    37 75 Carl Long Lilly Trucking of VA Ford 30.699 175.901
    38 74 Mike Harmon IPT Pellet Grills / Riverwalk Cafe Chevy 30.714 175.816
    39 39 Danny Efland C3i Sports Ford 30.781 175.433
    40 13 Jennifer Jo Cobb # DriverBoutique.com Ford 30.826 175.177
    41 89 Morgan Shepherd Victory in Jesus Racing Chevy 30.839 175.103
    42 23 Robert Richardson Jr. FunnyDanRaceCarMan.com Dodge Owner Points
    43 49 David Green Acredale Vending Chevy Past Champion

    Did not qualify: #46-Chase Miller, #40-Charles Lewandoski

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