Published on March 21st, 2009 | by Michael J Smith0
Martin Wins Second Consecutive Pole
Mark Martin edged out Ryan Newman by .004 seconds for the pole for Sunday’s Food City 500 from Bristol Motor Speedway; his second pole of the season, and his second consecutive pole.
Top 5: Martin, Newman, Jimme Johnson, Greg Biffle, and Kasey Kahne.
David Reutimann, Reed Sorenson, Dave Blaney, Jamie McMurray, and Jeff Gordon will roll off sixth through 10th, respectively.
Notables: Tony Stewart (15th), Kyle Busch (19th), Denny Hamlin (24th), Kevin Harvick (30th), Clint Bowyer (31st), Kurt Busch (32nd), Matt Kenseth (33rd), Dale Earnhardt Jr (34th), Carl Edwards (38th), and Jeff Burton (40th).
Did Not Qualify: Scott Riggs and Jeremy Mayfield.