Gordon had just won the pole for Sunday’s Cheez-It 355 at the Glen.
Harvick hopes to repeat his 2003 success at Indy.
Amanda Vincent, NASCAR Correspondent
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Jeff Gordon: Today is Leo’s (son) birthday and I told him on the phone earlier that I was going to go try to get a pole for him
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Keselowski completed a lap at 139.384 mph, breaking the record of 139.222 mph set by Jimmie Johnson before last year’s Chase race in November.
Denny Hamlin got around the .533-mile banked oval in 14.761 seconds, 129.991 mph to earn the 18th pole of his career.
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