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NASCAR Fontana 2016: Lineup, starting grid for Auto Club 400

Austin Dillon has the pole position for Sunday's Auto Club 400 from the appropriately named Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif., the fifth race of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup season.

Dillon enters Sunday eighth in points, with three top-10 finishes in 2016, including a fifth-place finish in Las Vegas on March 6. Dillon won the pole in Fontana on Friday with a qualifying speed of 188.482 mph, still looking for his first career victory.

"We've got fast cars this year and I'm proud of our guys, they just keep working hard," Dillon said Friday. "Hopefully, we can turn this into something."

Kevin Harvick, who won last week in Phoenix, will also start from the first row, in second position for Sunday's race. He won in Fontana in 2011.

Defending Auto Club 400 champ Brad Keselowski, who enters Sunday ranked 11th in points, starts in 15th position in Fontana.

Fox will televise Sunday's Auto Club 400 beginning at 3 p.m., with full race coverage starting at 3:30 p.m., with Mike Joy on play-by-play plus analysts Jeff Gordon, Darrell Waltrip and Larry McReynolds.

Auto Club 400 starting lineup

Position Driver Make Speed
1 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 188.482
2 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 188.329
3 Denny Hamlin Toyota 187.637
4 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 187.276
5 Carl Edwards Toyota 187.222
6 Kyle Busch Toyota 187.212
7 Trevor Bayne Ford 186.916
8 Chase Elliott Chevrolet 186.795
9 Joey Logano Ford 186.557
10 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 186.345
11 A.J. Allmendinger Chevrolet 185.687
12 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet ---
13 Paul Menard Chevrolet 187.495
14 Ryan Blaney Ford 187.480
15 Brad Keselowski Ford 187.232
16 Chris Buescher Ford 187.154
17 Martin Truex, Jr. Toyota 187.028
18 Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. Ford 186.528
19 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 186.297
20 Matt Kenseth Toyota 186.268
21 Brian Scott Ford 186.176
22 Greg Biffle Ford 186.075
23 Casey Mears Chevrolet 185.773
24 Brian Vickers Chevrolet 185.581
25 Aric Almirola Ford 186.398
26 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 186.095
27 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Chevrolet 186.080
28 Regan Smith Chevrolet 185.696
29 Clint Bowyer Chevrolet 185.639
30 Michael McDowell Chevrolet 185.486
31 Danica Patrick Chevrolet 185.099
32 Kyle Larson Chevrolet 184.990
33 Matt DiBenedetto Toyota 184.611
34 Landon Cassill Ford 184.186
35 David Ragan Toyota 183.052
36 Cole Whitt Chevrolet 182.348
37 Josh Wise Chevrolet 181.951
38 Michael Annett Chevrolet 180.610
39 Jeffrey Earnhardt Ford 180.415

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