Starting lineup for Richmond Cup race
Playoff drivers Brad Keselowski and Kevin Harvick are on the provisional front row for Saturday’s Cup Series playoff race at Richmond Raceway (7:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN).
The highest qualifying non-playoff driver is Jimmie Johnson (10th).
The lowest qualifying playoff driver was Joey Logano (28th).
The starting lineup will be made official after pre-race inspection Saturday. One failure will result in a qualifying time being disallowed.
UPDATE: All 16 playoff cars have passed inspection. Only the cars of Bubba Wallace and JJ Yeley failed inspection and will start at the rear for tonight’s race.