ROSS CHASTAIN/No.19 DrawTite Ford has the pole for Friday night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 19th Annual Lucas Oil 150 race at Phoenix International Raceway. His fastest lap was 26.987/133.398 mph. Chastain drives for Brad Keselowski Racing.
Second through fifth were ERIK JONES/No.51 Wake Up Narcolepsy Awake at the Wheel Toyota – Kyle Busch Motorsports; BRENDAN GAUGHAN/No.62 South Point Chevrolet – RCR team; JAMES BUSCHER/No.31 Rheem Chevrolet – Turner Scott Motorsports; and MAX GRESHAM/No.8 Scottsdale Insurance Company Chevrolet = Sharp-Gallaher Racing.
Points Leader MATT CRAFTON/No.88 FVP/Menards Toyota – ThorSport Racing qualified ninth.
Top Rookie, DARRELL WALLACE JR/NO.54 ToyotaCare Toyota – Kyle Busch Motorsports will start thirteenth of 36 drivers. So far this year he’s won one race, had one pole, five top five finishes, twelve top ten finishes, with an average finish of 12.150. He’s led 340 laps. His three DNF’s were from accidents. The twenty-year old driver hails from Mobile AL.
It is a one-day event for the Trucks – Friday only for Practice, Qualifying and Racing. Due to time constraints, no drivers are brought to the Media Center. Immediately after qualifying the cars were impounded, along with the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West cars.