St-Eustache: Series qualifying report

Micks Powers To Pole Takes top spot for Canadian Tire race at ASE ST. EUSTACHE, Quebec -- Kerry Micks claimed his third career NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 pole position Saturday at Autodrome St. Eustache in qualifying for...

Micks Powers To Pole
Takes top spot for Canadian Tire race at ASE

ST. EUSTACHE, Quebec -- Kerry Micks claimed his third career NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 pole position Saturday at Autodrome St. Eustache in qualifying for the Lucas Oil National 250.

Micks' lap of 17.215 seconds (83.648 mph) around the .4-mile oval earned him his first pole since Montreal in Aug. of 2008.

Scott Steckly qualified second at 17.258 (83.648), followed by DJ Kennington at 17.280 (83.333). Pete Shepherd III and Jason Hathaway rounded out the top five. Points leader JR Fitzpatrick qualified seventh. Fitzpatrick enters the weekend with a 25-point lead over Kennington.

The Lucas Oil National 250 is scheduled to take the green flag at 8 p.m. ET.

-source: nascar

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Series NASCAR Canada
Drivers Kerry Micks , Scott Steckly , Pete Shepherd , Jason Hathaway