Richard Childress Racing took two of the top three spots in qualifying Saturday (June 29) for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Camping World 400.
Austin Dillon posted a fast lap time of 30.636 seconds at 176.263 mph to win the Busch pole award. This is Dillon’s third pole of the year and first at Chicagoland.
— RCR (@RCRracing) June 29, 2019
Harvick’s teammate Clint Bowyer, who had top-10 lap times in both practice sessions earlier, qualified sixth. Michael McDowell starts seventh, with first practice leader Alex Bowman beginning eighth. Denny Hamlin and Ryan Blaney completes the top 10.
William Byron, who qualified 11, will have to start Sunday’s race from the rear of the field after an engine change:
— Hendrick Motorsports (@TeamHendrick) June 29, 2019
The official starting lineup will be released Sunday after all vehicles go through pre-race tech inspection.
Sunday’s Camping World 400 is set to air on NBCSN at 3 p.m. ET.