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Ty Dillon takes NASCAR Nationwide pole at Las Vegas

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Ty Dillon (left) speaks with his grandfather and car owner, Richard Childress, in the garage area during practice for Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. / Photo: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
LAS VEGAS, NV - Ty Dillon streaked to the pole for this afternoon’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Dillon turned a lap at 182.278 mph in the final session of qualifying for the Boyd Gaming 300, besting last week’s pole sitter, Brad Keselowski, who turned in a lap at 181.702 mph.

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. was third fastest at 181.147 mph, with Kyle Larson fourth at 180.88 mph and Brian Scott in fifth at 180.699 mph.

Matt Kenseth, Kyle Busch, Daytona pole sitter Dylan Kwasniewski, Dawsonville, GA’s Chase Elliott, and Daytona winner Regan Smith rounded out the top ten.

WDUN will have live MRN Radio coverage of today’s NASCAR Nationwide Series Boyd Gaming 300 beginning at 3:45 pm on 102.9 FM.

NASCAR Nationwide Series
Las Vegas Motor Speedway - Las Vegas, NV
Boyd Gaming 300 Qualifying - March 8, 2014


1. (3) Ty Dillon, Chevrolet, 182.278.
2. (22) Brad Keselowski, Ford, 181.702.
3. (88) Dale Earnhardt, Jr., Chevrolet, 181.147.
4. (42) Kyle Larson, Chevrolet, 180.88.
5. (2) Brian Scott, Chevrolet, 180.699.
6. (20) Matt Kenseth, Toyota, 180.451.
7. (54) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 180.403.
8. (31) Dylan Kwasniewski, Chevrolet, 180.168.
9. (9) Chase Elliott, Chevrolet, 180.
10. (7) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 179.444.
11. (33) Matt Crafton, Chevrolet, 178.838.
12. (60) Chris Buescher, Ford, 178.684.
13. (11) Elliott Sadler, Toyota, 179.069.
14. (99) James Buescher, Toyota, 179.004.
15. (16) Ryan Reed, Ford, 178.849.
16. (62) Brendan Gaughan, Chevrolet, 178.826.
17. (6) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 178.336.
18. (44) Blake Koch, Toyota, 178.288.
19. (98) David Ragan, Ford, 177.602.
20. (19) Mike Bliss, Toyota, 177.328.
21. (43) Dakoda Armstrong, Ford, 177.247.
22. (39) Ryan Sieg, Chevrolet, 175.907.
23. (40) Josh Wise, Chevrolet, 175.661.
24. (01) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 175.268.
25. (93) J.J. Yeley, Dodge, 175.143.
26. (55) Jamie Dick, Chevrolet, 174.582.
27. (17) Tanner Berryhill, Dodge, 174.289.
28. (28) Mike Wallace, Dodge, 174.059.
29. (51) Jeremy Clements, Chevrolet, 173.963.
30. (14) Eric McClure, Toyota, 173.477.
31. (4) Jeffrey Earnhardt, Chevrolet, 173.455.
32. (10) Jeff Green, Toyota, 173.371.
33. (74) Kevin Lepage, Dodge, 172.513.
34. (76) Tommy Joe Martins, Ford, 172.304.
35. (70) Derrike Cope, Chevrolet, 170.821.
36. (52) Joey Gase, Toyota, 170.756.
37. (87) Daryl Harr, Chevrolet, 170.127.
38. (24) Ryan Ellis, Toyota, 169.63.
39. (23) Robert Richardson Jr., Chevrolet, Owner Points.
40. (46) Matt DiBenedetto, Chevrolet, 171.467.

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