Elliott Claims Martinsville Truck Pole

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By Justin Tucker

Chase Elliott will lead the field to green in today’s Texas Roadhouse 200 Presented by Alpha Energy Solutions.

Elliott won the pole with a lap of 19.673 seconds (96.254 MPH). Daniel Suarez will start second after posting a speed of 95.922 MPH.

Cole Custer will start third followed by: Tyler Reddick and Johnny Sauter rounded out the top five.

Christopher Bell, William Byron, Cameron Hayley, Matt Tifft, and Kaz Grala round out the top ten on today’s starting grid.

Notables include: Matt Crafton 11th, John Hunter Nemechek 12th, Daniel Hemric 13th, Ben Rhodes 14th, Harrison Burton 16th, Ben Kennedy 18th, Timothy Peters 19th, and Ryan Truex 23rd.