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QUALIFYING is scheduled to START
at approx 12:15pm/et
on Saturday, October 30, 2010


THIS IS UNOFFICIAL
but usually correct or darn close


STARTING LINEUP

Talladega Superspeedway
AMP Energy Juice 500 (42nd Running)
Provided by NASCAR Statistics
Sat, October 30, 2010 @ 01:50 PM Central

Starting
Position
Car# Driver Manufactuer/Sponsor Qualifying
Speed (mph)
Qualifying
Time (seconds)
1 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevy 51.863 184.640
2 33 Clint Bowyer BB&T Chevy 51.903 184.498
3 2 Kurt Busch Operation Home Front/Miller Lite Dodge 51.934 184.388
4 87 Joe Nemechek Gator.com Toyota 51.972 184.253
5 31 Jeff Burton Cat Financial Chevy 51.998 184.161
6 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. LgndofHllwdegaAMPEnrgyJuice/NtnlGrd Chev 52.070 183.906
7 36 Dave Blaney Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevy 52.076 183.885
8 39 Ryan Newman U.S. ARMY Chevy 52.111 183.762
9 13 Casey Mears GEICO Toyota 52.151 183.621
10 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Mobil 1 Dodge 52.153 183.614
11 12 Brad Keselowski No. 12 Penske Dodge 52.168 183.561
12 1 Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops Tribute Chevy 52.173 183.543
13 97 Jeff Fuller HeatRedefined.com Toyota 52.212 183.406
14 29 Kevin Harvick Realtree/Shell/Pennzoil Chevy 52.221 183.375
15 46 Michael McDowell Whitney's Collision Centers Chevy 52.250 183.273
16 83 Kasey Kahne Red Bull Toyota 52.258 183.245
17 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight Toyota 52.313 183.052
18 56 Martin Truex Jr. NAPA Toyota 52.325 183.010
19 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 52.328 183.000
20 55 Michael Waltrip Aaron's 55th Anniversary Toyota 52.351 182.919
21 00 David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota 52.367 182.863
22 71 Chad McCumbee TRG Motorsports/ModSpace Chevy 52.374 182.839
23 99 Carl Edwards Subway Ford 52.379 182.821
24 09 Bobby Labonte Komatsu/TEC Chevy 52.385 182.800
25 20 Joey Logano Home Depot Toyota 52.388 182.790
26 14 Tony Stewart Office Depot/Old Spice Chevy 52.389 182.786
27 17 Matt Kenseth Crown Royal Black Ford 52.389 182.786
28 6 David Ragan UPS Ford 52.428 182.650
29 82 Scott Speed Red Bull Toyota 52.443 182.598
30 5 Mark Martin GoDaddy.com Chevy 52.465 182.522
31 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont/National Guard Chevy 52.500 182.400
32 18 Kyle Busch M&M's Toyota 52.510 182.365
33 19 Elliott Sadler Hunt Brothers Pizza Ford 52.527 182.306
34 16 Greg Biffle 3M Ford 52.541 182.258
35 47 Marcos Ambrose Kleenex/Clorox Toyota 52.616 181.998
36 43 A J Allmendinger Valvoline Ford 52.650 181.880
37 9 Aric Almirola Budweiser Ford 52.710 181.673
38 98 Paul Menard Serta/Menards Ford 52.716 181.653
39 78 Regan Smith Furniture Row Racing Chevy 52.799 181.367
40-OP 37 David Gilliland Taco Bell Ford 53.328 179.568
41-OP 34 Robert Richardson Jr. A&W All American Food Ford 53.490 179.024
42-OP 7 Robby Gordon Speed Energy Toyota 53.642 178.517
43-PC 26 Bill Elliott Air Guard Ford 53.023 180.601
DNQ 64 Landon Cassill Little Joe's Autos Toyota 52.727 181.615
DNQ 38 Travis Kvapil Long John Silver's Ford 53.064 180.461
DNQ 66 Johnny Sauter Prism Motorsports Toyota 54.066 177.117

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender
a driver/car# in GREEN is a driver in the Chase for the Sprint Cup
a driver/car# in RED is a go-or-go-homer and had to qualify by speed to make the race
a driver/car# in BLUE is a go-or-go-homer and is a past series champions, eligible to use a past champ provisional

PC = Past Champion Provisional used
DNQ = Did not qualify
OP = made field by Owners Points - in the top 35 in owners points
WD = Withdrew before qualifying


QUALIFYING RESULTS by SPEED

THIS IS UNOFFICIAL

Qualifying after 46 of 46 drivers:

Pos Sched
Qual Pos
Actual
Qual Pos
Car# Driver Manu Qual Speed
(mph)
Qual Time
(seconds)
Last Practice Speed Practice
Rank
Difference
Qual vs Prac
(mph)
Owners
Points
Rank
1 6 6 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Chevy 184.640 51.863 0.000   184.640 16
2 29 29 33 Clint Bowyer Chevy 184.498 51.903 0.000   184.498 12
3 23 23 2 Kurt Busch Dodge 184.388 51.934 197.794 3 -13.406 9
4 37 37 87 Joe Nemechek Toyota 184.253 51.972 183.966 26 0.287 41-IN
5 33 33 31 Jeff Burton Chevy 184.161 51.998 197.794 2 -13.633 8
6 35 35 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevy 183.906 52.070 197.415 6 -13.509 19
7 41 41 36 Dave Blaney Chevy 183.885 52.076 183.652 28 0.233 40-IN
8 1 1 39 Ryan Newman Chevy 183.762 52.111 190.208 25 -6.446 15
9 40 40 13 Casey Mears Toyota 183.621 52.151 183.105 30 0.516 38-IN
10 22 22 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Dodge 183.614 52.153 183.885 27 -0.271 30
11 7 7 12 Brad Keselowski Dodge 183.561 52.168 0.000   183.561 25
12 26 26 1 Jamie McMurray Chevy 183.543 52.173 0.000   183.543 13
13 42 42 97 Jeff Fuller Toyota 183.406 52.212 182.699 32 0.707 63-IN
14 34 34 29 Kevin Harvick Chevy 183.375 52.221 0.000   183.375 3
15 44 44 46 Michael McDowell Dodge 183.273 52.250 183.501 29 -0.228 42-IN
16 24 24 83 Kasey Kahne Toyota 183.245 52.258 194.121 19 -10.876 26
17 20 20 11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 183.052 52.313 197.647 4 -14.595 2
18 25 25 56 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 183.010 52.325 0.000   183.010 22
19 18 18 48 Jimmie Johnson Chevy 183.000 52.328 0.000   183.000 1
20 43 43 55 Michael Waltrip Toyota 182.919 52.351 182.129 33 0.790 43-IN
21 30 30 00 David Reutimann Toyota 182.863 52.367 197.631 5 -14.768 18
22 17 17 71 Chad McCumbee Chevy 182.839 52.374 193.439 22 -10.600 35
23 28 28 99 Carl Edwards Ford 182.821 52.379 194.302 17 -11.481 6
24 38 38 09 Bobby Labonte [PC] Chevy 182.800 52.385 195.257 13 -12.457 39-IN
25 21 21 20 Joey Logano Toyota 182.790 52.388 191.946 23 -9.156 17
26 19 19 17 Matt Kenseth Ford 182.786 52.389 196.689 7 -13.903 10
27 27 27 14 Tony Stewart Chevy 182.786 52.389 196.572 8 -13.786 7
28 32 32 6 David Ragan Ford 182.650 52.428 196.395 9 -13.745 24
29 13 13 82 Scott Speed Toyota 182.598 52.443 191.812 24 -9.214 28
30 8 8 5 Mark Martin Chevy 182.522 52.465 197.814 1 -15.292 14
31 9 9 24 Jeff Gordon Chevy 182.400 52.500 0.000   182.400 5
32 14 14 18 Kyle Busch Toyota 182.365 52.510 194.575 15 -12.210 4
33 31 31 19 Elliott Sadler Ford 182.306 52.527 0.000   182.306 29
34 4 4 16 Greg Biffle Ford 182.258 52.541 195.504 11 -13.246 11
35 16 16 47 Marcos Ambrose Toyota 181.998 52.616 194.516 16 -12.518 27
36 2 2 43 A.J. Allmendinger Ford 181.880 52.650 182.961 31 -1.081 20
37 15 15 9 Aric Almirola Ford 181.673 52.710 194.852 14 -13.179 21
38 5 5 98 Paul Menard Ford 181.653 52.716 194.295 18 -12.642 23
39 36 36 64 Landon Cassill Toyota 181.615 52.727 181.154 34 0.461 46-DNQ
40 11 11 78 Regan Smith Chevy 181.367 52.799 193.878 21 -12.511 31
41 46 46 26 Bill Elliott [PC2] Ford 180.601 53.023 180.669 35 -0.068 37-IN
42 39 39 38 Travis Kvapil Ford 180.461 53.064 179.699 36 0.762 36-DNQ
43 12 12 37 David Gilliland Ford 179.568 53.328 193.893 20 -14.325 33
44 10 10 34 Robert Richardson Jr Ford 179.024 53.490 195.333 12 -16.309 32
45 3 3 7 Robby Gordon Toyota 178.517 53.642 195.728 10 -17.211 34
46 45 45 66 Johnny Sauter Toyota 177.117 54.066 177.248 37 -0.131 44-DNQ

a GREEN 'IN' means that team/driver have made the race, NOT in the top 35

a RED 'DNQ' means that team/driver will miss the race, NOT in the top 35

Last driver(s) to make an attempt in BLUE

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender


Qualifying Order:

Qualifying Order
AMP Energy Juice 500
Talladega Superspeedway
Provided by NASCAR Statistics
Fri, October 29, 2010 @ 01:52 PM Eastern

Sched
Qual
Pos
Car# Driver Manu Final
Practice
Speed
Practice
Speed
Rank
Owners
Points
Rank
1 39 Ryan Newman U.S. ARMY Chevy 190.208 25 15
2 43 A J Allmendinger Valvoline Ford 182.961 31 20
3 7 Robby Gordon Speed Toyota 195.728 10 34
4 16 Greg Biffle 3M Ford 195.504 11 11
5 98 Paul Menard Serta/Menards Ford 194.295 18 23
6 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevy 0.000   16
7 12 Brad Keselowski No. 12 Penske Dodge 0.000   25
8 5 Mark Martin GoDaddy.com Chevy 197.814 1 14
9 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont/National Guard Chevy 0.000   5
10 34 Robert Richardson Jr. A&W All American Food Ford 195.333 12 32
11 78 Regan Smith Furniture Row Racing Chevy 193.878 21 31
12 37 David Gilliland Taco Bell Ford 193.893 20 33
13 82 Scott Speed Red Bull Toyota 191.812 24 28
14 18 Kyle Busch M&M's Toyota 194.575 15 4
15 9 Aric Almirola Budweiser Ford 194.852 14 21
16 47 Marcos Ambrose Kleenex/Clorox Toyota 194.516 16 27
17 71 Chad McCumbee TRG Motorsports/ModSpace Chevy 193.439 22 35
18 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevy 0.000   1
19 17 Matt Kenseth Crown Royal Black Ford 196.689 7 10
20 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight Toyota 197.647 4 2
21 20 Joey Logano Home Depot Toyota 191.946 23 17
22 77 Sam Hornish Jr. Mobil 1 Dodge 183.885 27 30
23 2 Kurt Busch Operation Home Front/Miller Lite Dodge 197.794 3 9
24 83 Kasey Kahne Red Bull Toyota 194.121 19 26
25 56 Martin Truex Jr. NAPA Toyota 0.000   22
26 1 Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops Tribute Chevy 0.000   13
27 14 Tony Stewart Office Depot/Old Spice Chevy 196.572 8 7
28 99 Carl Edwards Subway Ford 194.302 17 6
29 33 Clint Bowyer BB&T Chevy 0.000   12
30 00 David Reutimann Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota 197.631 5 18
31 19 Elliott Sadler Hunt Brothers Pizza Ford 0.000   29
32 6 David Ragan UPS Ford 196.395 9 24
33 31 Jeff Burton Cat Financial Chevy 197.794 2 8
34 29 Kevin Harvick Realtree/Shell/Pennzoil Chevy 0.000   3
35 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. The Legend of Hallowdega AMP Energy Juice/National Guard Chevy 197.415 6 19
Go-or-Go Homers
not currently in the Top 35 of Owners Points
36 64 Landon Cassill Little Joe's Autos Toyota 181.154 34 46
37 87 Joe Nemechek Gator.com Toyota 183.966 26 41
38 09 Bobby Labonte [PC1] Komatsu/TEC Chevy 195.257 13 39
39 38 Travis Kvapil Long John Silver's Ford 179.699 36 36
40 13 Casey Mears GEICO Toyota 183.105 30 38
41 36 Dave Blaney Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevy 183.652 28 40
42 97 Jeff Fuller HeatRedefined.com Toyota 182.699 32 63
43 55 Michael Waltrip Aaron's 55th Anniversary Toyota 182.129 33 43
44 46 Michael McDowell Whitney's Collision Centers Chevy 183.501 29 42
45 66 Johnny Sauter PRISM Motorsports Toyota 177.248 37 44
46 26 Bill Elliott [PC2] Air Guard Ford 180.669 35 37

Drivers in RED will be required to qualify on time/speed, not in top 35

Drivers in MAROON will be required to qualify on time/speed, not in top 35
BUT has a past champions provisional available if needed, only one is used, so if there are two or more past champs
the driver who has won the championship most recently, gets the spot.

# Raybestos Rookie of the Year Contender


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