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Cup starting lineup at Bristol

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Food City 500 - Qualifying

BRISTOL, TN - APRIL 05: Chase Elliott, driver of the #9 NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet, poses with the Pole Award after posting the fastest lap during qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway on April 5, 2019 in Bristol, Tennessee. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

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Chase Elliott will start on the pole for Sunday’s Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway and be joined on the front row by Hendrick Motorsports teammate William Byron.

Ryan Blaney, who set the track record in the second round of qualifying with a lap of 132.076 mph, starts third. He’s followed by Joe Gibbs Racing teammates Erik Jones and Denny Hamlin.

The average age of the top four is 23 years, 2 months, 15 days - the youngest known top four starting positions in series history.

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