Erik Jones wins pole for Xfinity playoff race at Phoenix
Erik Jones will start from the pole in the Xfinity Series race at Phoenix Raceway (3:30 p.m. ET on NBC).
Jones won his 15th career pole with a speed of 133.929 mph around the 1-mile track. It is his third pole of the year.
The starting top five is Jones, William Byron, Cole Custer, Matt Tifft and Alex Bowman.
Byron, Custer and Tifft are among the eight remaining playoff drivers.
Where the rest of the playoff drivers will start:
7th - Daniel Hemric
10th - Justin Allgaier
13th - Elliott Sadler
14th - Brennan Poole
20th - Ryan Reed