Newman scores sixth NASCAR Cup Series pole for SHR in the Lenox Industrial Tools 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon (28.165 seconds at 135.232 mph). It is a new track record and Newman’s fifth Cup Series pole at New Hampshire and the 47th of his Cup Series career.

Stewart qualifies second to mark first time in SHR’s history where drivers sweep the front row of a Cup Series race.