2019-02-22

Almirola scores 45th NASCAR Cup Series pole for SHR in the Folds of Honor 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway (30.550 seconds at 181.473 mph). It is Almirola’s second career Cup Series pole, his first at Atlanta and his first of the season. And in winning the pole, Almirola became the first driver to score a Cup Series pole with the new Ford Mustang.