Scott Wins Pole for Nationwide RaceJOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Brian Scott has won the pole for Saturday night's Nationwide race at Chicagoland Speedway.
Scott turned a lap of 177.807 mph to earn his fourth career pole. He was followed by Richard Childress Racing teammate Ty Dillon at 177.643. Chase Elliott, Erik Jones and Sprint Cup regular Kasey Kahne round out the top five. Kyle Larson, another Sprint Cup regular, qualified in the 12th position. Regan Smith, who leads the series standings, got the 15th spot.
Smith also was on top of the standings when the series made its first of two stops at Chicagoland last year. Smith then slid into the infield on Lap 129 and finished 13th.
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