Patrick Carpentier won the pole for the LENOX Industrial Tools 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Bobby Labonte, Scott Riggs, Kevin Harvick, and Dale Earnhardt Jr will roll off second through fifth, respectively. Reed Sorenson, Dario Franchitti, Martin Truex Jr., Matt Kenseth and AJ Allmendinger round out the top 10 starters. Notables: Denny Hamlin (12th), Kasey Kahne [...]
Dale Earnhardt Inc has picked up Martin Truex Jr’s option for 2009, and the team is hoping to sign him to a longer-term deal in the future.