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Keselowski Takes Quaker State 400 Pole With Record Lap

SPARTA, Ky. -- The field is set for the Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway. 

Brad Keselowski took the pole position with a track record lap of 188.791 m.p.h.. Keselowski will be joined on the front row by Penske Racing teammate Joey Logano. 25 of the 42 cars in the field qualified faster than the previous track record of 183.636 m.p.h. set by Dale Earnhardt Jr. last year. The race will be the first since New Hampshire in 2001 to have a field of less than 43 cars. The green flag drops at 7:30 Saturday night.

 

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