Las Vegas Cup starting lineup: Christopher Bell claims pole

Christopher Bell will lead the Cup Sequence discipline to the inexperienced flag at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday afternoon (2:30 p.m. ET on NBC).

Bell received the pole with a lap of 186.335 mph. That is his sixth pole of the season and his fourth of the playoffs. That is Toyota’s sixth pole in seven playoff races. Bubba Wallace received the pole at Texas and Tyler Reddick received the pole on the Roval.

“It was flatlined,” Bell instructed NBC Sports activities’ Dave Burns after profitable the pole. “I by no means lifted all the best way round. So (Kyle Larson) did not both although. So it comes all the way down to horsepower, I suppose, and these TRD Camrys have gotten loads of horsepower.”

Kyle Larson will begin second with a lap of 186.271 mph. William Byron will line up third with a lap of 186.181 mph. Martin Truex Jr. (185.759 mph) and Chris Buescher (185.669 mph) will spherical out the highest 5.

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Kyle Busch (185.612 mph), Wallace (185.440 mph), Reddick (185.382 mph), Joey Logano (185.268 mph) and Ross Chastain (185.166 mph) all secured spots within the prime 10.

Ryan Blaney in twelfth (185.204 mph) and Denny Hamlin in fifteenth (184.647 mph) are the playoff drivers beginning outdoors of the highest 10.

Chase Elliott, who has the No. 9 within the proprietor championship, must begin from the rear of the sphere. He crashed throughout apply after a blown tire and needed to go to the backup automobile. Daniel Suarez will be a part of him after his personal tire-related crash in apply.

The inexperienced flag for Sunday’s race is scheduled to wave at 2:50 p.m. ET on NBC. Pre-race protection begins at 2 p.m. ET on NBC. Submit-race present is on Peacock.

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