News & Media

Hamlin wins pole in Air Jordan truck

October 25, 2013, Staff report,

Hamlin earns first Camping World Truck Series Keystone Light Pole

MORE: Lineup for Kroger 200

Denny Hamlin won the Keystone Light Pole for the Kroger 200 at Martinsville Speedway

Hamlin posted a speed of 96.489 mph. This is Hamlin's first pole in the Camping World Truck Series. He holds two previous wins in the series at the track, the last one in 2012. Hamlin also won the Coors Light Pole in the Sprint Cup Series qualifying earlier in the day. 

Hamlin's truck is featuring a special paint scheme this week, adorning the iconic Air Jordan Jumpman logo. 


View all articles
View all videos
View all photos

Joining him up front is Johnny Sauter who had a speed of 96.479 mph. Sauter also has two career wins at Martinsville.  

Darrell Wallace Jr. and Ron Hornaday Jr. were third and fourth on the speed chart in qualifying. 

Ty Dillon rounded out the top five. 

German Quiroga Jr., James Buescher, Ross Chastain, Jeb Burton and Timothy Peters completed the top 10. 

The Kroger 200 is on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. ET. Television coverage on FOX Sports 1 will begin at 1 p.m. ET. 


READ: Johnson's best track
is Kenseth's biggest test

WATCH: Fantasy Showdown:

READ: Logano learning
from first time in Chase

WATCH: Almirola unveils
No. 41 for Maurice Petty