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Kyle Busch has – for now – one more advantage as the reigning NASCAR Cup Series champion – getting the first starting spot when qualifying is rained out.
A rapid Top 10 Shootout effort helped Jamie Whincup to the first pole position of the 2020 Supercars season.
Andre Lotterer scored Porsche’s first-ever FIA Formula E pole position in Mexico City E-Prix on Saturday, beating Jaguar’s Mitch Evans to the top spot by 0.063s.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. kicks off the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series season with a new team the biggest pole of his career.
A third major crash cut qualifying for the Bathurst 12 Hour slightly short, leaving Absolute Porsche driver Matt Campbell on provisional pole.
Oliver Jarvis took his second straight pole for the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, opening round of the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, but the Prototype session was curtailed due to Ricky Taylor shunting his Acura ARX-05.
Jaguar’s Mitch Evans claimed pole position for the Santiago E-Prix, the third round of the 2019-20 season, by topping the superpole session on Saturday at the O’Higgins Park venue.
The #77 Mazda Team Joest entry of Olivier Pla topped the 15-minute qualifying session to decide the pit stalls and garage allocation for this year’s Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, but both Acuras were within a quarter second of the lead Mazda RT24-P.
Ben Keating earned fastest time in LMP2 for PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports in Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona qualifying, while the AIM Vasser Sullivan Lexus RC F of Frankie Montecalvo headed the GT Daytona class.
MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi will start the Gulf 12 Hours at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi from seventh position overall on Saturday.
Rebellion Racing claimed a second consecutive pole position in the Bahrain round of the FIA World Endurance Championship on Friday.
Hyundai's Norbert Michelisz stole a march on his World Touring Car Cup title rivals by claiming both qualifying pole positions ahead of the final round of the season at Sepang.
McLaren Formula 1 junior Sergio Sette Camara scored pole position at Abu Dhabi, as a number of his Formula 2 rivals were robbed of improvements by a late yellow flag.
Jamie Whincup secured the final position on offer for the 2019 Supercars season with a superb lap in the Top 10 Shootout.
Cam Waters will run last in the final Top 10 Shootout of the 2019 Supercars season after edging Jamie Whincup in qualifying.
Mugen Honda driver Daisuke Nakajima was fastest in qualifying second leg of the SUPER GT x DTM Dream Race at Fuji, but Audi's Loic Duval will start on pole.
Shane van Gisbergen used a stunning Shootout lap to turn 10th in regular qualifying into pole for this afternoon's opening race in Newcastle.
Super Formula champion Nick Cassidy took pole position for the first Dream Race between SUPER GT and DTM, with Audi's Loic Duval leading the German contingent in second.
Jamie Whincup secured provisional pole position in Newcastle, as his Triple Eight teammate Shane van Gisbergen only just snuck into the Top 10 Shootout.
BMW Andretti’s Alexander Sims claimed pole for the 2019-20 Formula E season-opening Diriyah E-Prix ahead of ex-Formula 1 driver Stoffel Vandoorne, as the 2018-19 championship leaders qualified down the order.