Kasey Kahne took the pole for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway.
Jimmie Johnson, Kurt Busch, Bobby Labonte, and Jeff Gordon round out the top 5.
Elliott Sadler, Marcos Ambrose, Robby Gordon, Ryan Newman, and Greg Biffle will start sixth through 10th, respectively.
Notables: Carl Edwards (12th), Denny Hamlin (13th), Boris Said (14th), Dale Earnhardt Jr. (15th), Clint Bowyer (19th), Jeff Burton (20th), Juan Montoya (21st), Ron Fellows (22nd), Scott Pruett (27th), Max Papis (28th), Kyle Busch (30th), Kevin Harvick (32nd), Matt Kenseth (33rd), and Tony Stewart (39th).
J.J. Yeley, Dario Franchitti, and Scott Riggs did not make the race.