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Kyle Busch wins Indy NNS Coors Light Pole

July 26, 2014, Staff report, NASCAR.com

Kyle Busch wins Indy NNS Coors Light Pole
JGR driver will lead field to green in Lilly Diabetes 250 (4:30 p.m. ET, ESPN)

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Kyle Busch picked up his 40th career Nationwide Series Coors Light Pole and second consecutive at the Brickyard, topping the field during qualifying for the Lilly Diabetes 250 (4:30 p.m. ET, ESPN) at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday.

The JGR driver led the third and final round of group qualifying with a best speed of 179.888 mph, beating out teammate Matt Kenseth (178.912) at the last second, to capture the pole and the right to lead the field to green in today's 250-mile event on the 2.5-mile speedway.

Busch will be joined on the front row by Kenseth, with first round winner Ty Dillon and Kevin Harvick lining up behind them. Spots five through 10 are filled by Chase Elliott, second round winner Joey Logano, Regan Smith, Chris Buescher, Paul Menard and Brian Scott, respectively.

Ryan Reed and Kyle Larson failed to race into the final session and will start 13th and 14th respectively.

 

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