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Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Michigan International Speedway.
Joining Logano on the front row of Sunday’s running of the Pure Michigan 400 will be Kurt Busch. Logano set a new track record, as has been the case for almost all of the races with the new Gen 6 car.
Greg Biffle who has won the last two races at MIS will start the race 16th. Failing to qualify for the race was Scott Riggs.
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Michigan International Speedway is a 2-mile oval located in Brooklyn, MI. NASCAR has been visiting the track since 1969.
On Sunday August 18 the Sprint Cup drivers will run 200 laps equaling the 400 miles around the track. Coverage of the race will air on ESPN beginning at 1:00 pm EST with the green flag dropping at 1:16 pm EST.
Qualifying Results for Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway
Juan Pablo Montoya
Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Martin Truex Jr.
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Joey Logano finished Sunday afternoon’s Pure Michigan 400 where he started it, at the front of the pack.
With three races until the Chase for the Sprint Cup, Logano added his name to the list of drivers vying for a chance to win the 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship.
Logano started first at Michigan International Speedway, and while...
Joey Logano boosted his chances of reaching the Chase for the Sprint Cup, winning for the first time this season in a fuel-mileage race at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday.
Logano and Kevin Harvick both breezed past Mark Martin with just over three laps to go in the 400-mile, 200-lap race. Martin had been trying to stretch fuel, but when he faltered, Logano was able to...
Joey Logano won Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway. Logano, who started
on the pole captured his first win of the season and third career win.
It was also Logano’s first win in the No. 22 Penske Racing Ford.
Mark Martin ran out of gas with three laps to go, after he decided not to pit on a late race pit strgedy to try and get a win for the No. 55 team...
Brooklyn, MI- Michigan International Speedway has been very fast since the repave prior to the 2012 August race.
With this being the third time the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has been to MIS with the new pavement around the 2-mile oval, the track has proven to be the fastest on the schedule.
That continued today with Joey Logano earning the pole for Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400 with...
At NASCAR's fastest track, only one thing really mattered in Sunday's Pure Michigan 400: Being out front and getting clean air on the nose of your car -- well, that and having enough gasoline to keep it there.
And that's exactly how Joey Logano scored a huge victory at Michigan International Speedway in a race that saw plenty of on-track chaos and half a dozen contenders...
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Another track record broken this 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.
This time it was Joey Logano at Michigan International Speedway. Logano turned a lap of 203.949 mph to win his first Coors Light Pole Award of the season and at the 2-mile track. The previous record was 203.241mph, set by Marcos Ambrose in June of 2012.
Kurt Busch and Jimmie...
Brooklyn, MI- I wrote earlier in the week that Roush/Fenway’s Greg Biffle could really solidify his NASCAR Chase for the Cup chances with a win Sunday in the Pure Michigan 400.
After all, he is the favorite in the race Sunday as he won the Quicken Loans 400 at the Michigan International Speedway back in June and has the best driver average in the series there.
Biffle has four wins...
Joey Logano was among three drivers who broke the previous Michigan International Speedway qualifying record when he won the pole Friday for Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400. His lap of 35.303 seconds/203.949 mph was better than what Marcos Ambrose put down one year ago when he set the mark.
Logano was happy with the pole, but knows this is only the start of the weekend. “That felt...
For Penske Racing drivers Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano, these are promising and perilous times to be in the Irish Hills of Michigan, team owner Roger Penske's backyard.
On the one hand, Keselowski, the defending NASCAR Sprint Cup champion, is back in the top 10 in points and teammate Logano is on the pole for tomorrow's Pure Michigan 400 at Michigan International Speedway...
The race at Michigan International Speedway is over and needless to say there has been some shakeup in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series standings.
Joey Logano won Sunday’s Pure Michigan 400 at the two mile Michigan International Speedway and has put himself in position for one of the wild card spots.
RESULTS: Joey Logano wins, full results from Michigan
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