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NASCAR Las Vegas 2016: Lineup, starting grid for Kobalt 400

Kurt Busch has pole position on Sunday afternoon at the 2016 Kobalt 400, with the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup season shifting to Las Vegas Motor Speedway to open the west coast swing.

Busch, a two-time winner in 2015, finished fourth last week in Atlanta and 10th at the Daytona 500 to open 2016. Las Vegas is Busch's hometown track, though he is still seeking his first win at this event. He last raced in Las Vegas in 2014, finishing 26th. Busch's last top-10 finish at the track was in 2011, when he finished ninth.

He won the pole with an average of 196.328 mph during qualifying on Friday.

"I was hoping to put on a show for the home crowd, get the pole. Now, we've got to go to work," Busch said on Friday. "I hope we can get the car dialed in for long run speed for Sunday."

Matt Kenseth, a three-time winner at Las Vegas, starts in third position on Sunday. He last won the Kobalt Tools 400 in 2013.

Fox will televise Sunday's Kobalt 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.

Kobalt 400 starting lineup

Position Driver Car Qualifying speed
1 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 196.328
2 Joey Logano Ford 195.851
3 Matt Kenseth Toyota 195.780
4 Brad Keselowski Ford 195.666
5 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 195.624
6 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 195.454
7 Aric Almirola Ford 195.291
8 Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 195.284
9 Denny Hamlin Toyota 195.080
10 Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 194.974
11 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 193.986
12 AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 193.126
13 Chase Elliott Chevrolet 194.665
14 Ryan Blaney Ford 194.658
15 Paul Menard Chevrolet 194.356
16 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford 194.301
17 Kyle Larson Chevrolet 193.889
18 Danica Patrick Chevrolet 193.625
19 Brian Vickers Chevrolet 193.597
20 Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Chevrolet 193.444
21 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 193.334
22 Casey Mears Chevrolet 192.933
23 Kyle Busch Toyota 192.795
24 Carl Edwards Toyota 195.101
25 Chris Buescher Ford 193.050
26 Greg Biffle Ford 192.933
27 Landon Cassill Ford 192.754
28 Trevor Bayne Ford 192.726
29 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 192.342
30 Michael McDowell Chevrolet 192.020
31 David Ragan Toyota 191.870
32 Brian Scott Ford 191.144
33 Regan Smith Chevrolet 190.873
34 Matt DiBenedetto Toyota 190.154
35 Clint Bowyer Chevrolet 189.036
36 Cole Whitt Toyota 188.422
37 Michael Annett Chevrolet 188.409
38 Jeffrey Earnhardt Ford 187.846
39 Josh Wise Chevrolet 185.810