CONCORD, NORTH CAROLINA - MAY 30: Chris Buescher, driver of the #17 Fifth Thrid Bank Ford, walks the grid prior to the NASCAR Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 30, 2021 in Concord, North Carolina. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images) | Getty Images
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Cup Series starting lineup for second Pocono race

Chris Buescher will start on the pole Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Series Explore the Pocono Mountains 350 at Pocono Raceway (3:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio).

The top-20 finishing drivers from Saturday’s Pocono Organics CBD 325 were inverted in order to determine Sunday’s lineup. Buescher finished 20th in Saturday’s race at the 2.5-mile track, which determined his front-row starting position, while race winner Alex Bowman will start 20th.

RELATED: Saturday’s race results

See the full starting lineup below.

*Note: Kyle Larson, Ryan Newman, Corey LaJoie, Ryan Preece, Anthony Alfredo, Cole Custer and Ross Chastain have been approved to go to backup cars and will fall to the rear for Sunday’s race.

^Note: Justin Allgaier will be subbing for Justin Haley in Sunday’s race, according to NBCSN.

Start pos.
Driver Car # Team
1 Chris Buescher 17 Roush Fenway Racing
2 Michael McDowell 34 Front Row Motorsports
3 Martin Truex Jr. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing
4 Christopher Bell 20 Joe Gibbs Racing
5 Aric Almirola 10 Stewart-Haas Racing
6 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 47 JTG Daugherty Racing
7 Bubba Wallace 23 23XI Racing
8 Daniel Suarez 99 Trackhouse Racing
9 Chase Elliott 9 Hendrick Motorsports
10 Tyler Reddick 8 Richard Childress Racing
11 Brad Keselowski 2 Team Penske
12 Kyle Larson* 5 Hendrick Motorsports
13 Kevin Harvick 4 Stewart-Haas Racing
14 Joey Logano 22 Team Penske
15 Kurt Busch 1 Chip Ganassi Racing
16 Ryan Blaney 12 Team Penske
17 Denny Hamlin 11 Joe Gibbs Racing
18 William Byron 24 Hendrick Motorsports
19 Kyle Busch 18 Joe Gibbs Racing
20 Alex Bowman 48 Hendrick Motorsports
21 Austin Dillon 3 Richard Childress Racing
22 Erik Jones 43 Richard Petty Motorsports
23 Ryan Preece* 37 JTG Daugherty Racing
24 Chase Briscoe 14 Stewart-Haas Racing
25 Cody Ware 51 Petty Ware Racing
26 Anthony Alfredo* 38 Front Row Motorsports
27 Justin Haley^ 77 Spire Motorsports
28 James Davison 15 Rick Ware Racing
29 Garrett Smithley 53 Rick Ware Racing
30 BJ McLeod 78 Live Fast Motorsports
31 Quin Houff 00 StarCom Racing
32 Matt DiBenedetto 21 Wood Brothers Racing
33 Ross Chastain* 42 Chip Ganassi Racing
34 Josh Bilicki 52 Rick Ware Racing
35 Timmy Hill 66 Motorsports Business Management
36 Corey LaJoie* 7 Spire Motorsports
37 Ryan Newman* 6 Roush Fenway Racing
38 Cole Custer* 41 Stewart-Haas Racing