Noah Gragson wins Truck pole at Kentucky
Noah Gragson beat teammate Todd Gilliland by .119 seconds and will lead the Buckle Up in Your Truck 225 field to green tonight at Kentucky Speedway.
His lap of 183.955 mph set a track record, bettering the mark set by William Byron in 2016. Three drivers posted a speed above the old record.
Gilliland’s lap of 183.212 mph was good enough for second on the grid, followed by Ben Rhodes (183.200 mph) in third.
Chris Eggleston (182.914) and Grant Enfinger (182.568) rounded out the top five.
Gragson also had the fastest lap in round one with a speed of 183.655 mph.
Myatt Snider got loose in Turn 4 and slammed the wall hard. He rolled out a backup truck and will have to start shotgun on the field.
Joe Nemechek and Timmy Hill were the two drivers who failed to qualify.