AVONDALE, AZ (WTVB) - Jimmie Johnson will start on the pole for Sunday's AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway in the next to last race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship after setting a new track qualifying record yesterday. Johnson took over the points lead after winning last weekend's Chase race at Texas. Matt Kenseth, who is currently seven points behind Johnson, qualified 14th. Denny Hamlin, who is Kenseth's teammate at Joe Gibbs Racing, earned the outside pole.
Live coverage on the radio from Phoenix for tomorrow’s race begins at 2 pm on AM 1590 and FM 95.5.