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Chase Elliott On Great Clips 300 Pole

Chase Elliott On Great Clips 300 Pole

by August 30, 2014 0 comments

Photo Credit: Wayne Thomas

HAMPTON, Ga. – Chase Elliott, current NASCAR Nationwide Series point leader and Georgia native captured his first career NASCAR Nationwide Series Coors Light Pole Award on Saturday at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Elliott’s pole sitting lap was 30.759 seconds at 180.240 mph. He was seventh fastest in Round One and second in Round Two. Kyle Larson will start alongside, followed by Kyle Busch, Joey Logano and Elliott Sadler who was fastest in Round One. Trevor Bayne who led the way in Round Two, starts seventh.

The Great Clips 300 Benefiting Feed The Children will be live on ESPN 2 and the Performance Racing Network (PRN) tonight at 7:30 p.m. EST.

Great Clips 300 Benefiting Feed The Children Starting Lineup:
1.) #9 Chase Elliott
2.) #42 Kyle Larson
3.) #54 Kyle Busch
4.) #22 Joey Logano
5.) #11 Elliott Sadler
6.) #20 Matt Kenseth
7.) #6 Trevor Bayne
8.) #5 Kevin Harvick
9.) #2 Brian Scott
10.) #98 David Gilliland
11.) #7 Regan Smith
12.) #16 Ryan Reed
13.) #60 Chris Buescher
14.) #3 Ty Dillon
15.) #31 Dylan Kwasniewski
16.) #62 Brendan Gaughan
17.) #43 Dakoda Armstrong
18.) #99 James Buescher
19.) #19 Mike Bliss
20.) #51 Jeremy Clements
21.) #25 John Wes Townley
22.) #44 Blake Koch
23.) #28 JJ Yeley
24.) #01 Landon Cassill
25.) #14 Eric McClure
26.) #40 Matt DiBenedetto
27.) #17 Tanner Berryhill
28.) #4 Jeffrey Earnhardt
29.) #39 Ryan Sieg
30.) #10 Jeff Green
31.) #93 Kevin Swindell
32.) #70 Derrike Cope
33.) #52 Joey Gase
34.) #74 Mike Harmon
35.) #23 Carlos Contreras
36.) #87 Chris Cockrum
37.) #55 Jamie Dick
38.) #89 Morgan Shepherd
39.) #46 Carl Long
40.) #72 John Jackson

Hunter Thomas
Hunter Thomas is a journalist who grew up in Darlington, S.C. His first motorsports-based endeavor was working as the Public Relations Director at Dillon Motor Speedway in Dillon, S.C., and his journalism start came while he was freelancing at his hometown newspaper, the News & Press while in college.

Hunter has been working within the NASCAR industry since 2010, and throughout the years, he has done everything from PR/Marketing for drivers and teams in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, to working at Rockingham Speedway. As a journalist, Hunter has covered everything from regional short tracks to NASCAR, ARCA Racing Series, World of Outlaws, Red Bull Global Rallycross, NHRA and much more.

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