Brad Keselowski, hoping to increase Roush Fenway Keselowski Racing’s turnaround, received the pole Saturday for Sunday’s NASCAR Cup Sequence playoff race at Texas Motor Speedway.
It was the second piece of fine information for RFK Racing in two weeks. Chris Buescher’s Keselowski’s teammate, received final week’s race at Bristol Motor Speedway, the primary victory for the crew below the RFK banner.
Keselowski, who ran 188.990 mph, isn’t part of the 12-driver playoff group.
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Following within the prime 5 Saturday had been Joey Logano, William Byron, Tyler Reddick and Michael McDowell. Playoff level chief Chase Elliott will begin sixth.
“Texas is a very powerful observe,” Keselowski advised NBC Sports activities. “As scorching as it may be, that will likely be even harder.”
Race-time temperatures are anticipated to be within the mid-90s Sunday.
The race (3:30 pm ET), the primary occasion within the second spherical of the playoffs, will likely be televised by the USA Community.
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