BUSCH: Greg Biffle wins pole for Nashville night race

Nashville, TN-- Roush Racing's Greg Biffle followed up his win from last weekend with a Bud Pole Award for Saturday's Busch Series race under the lights at the Nashville Superspeedway. Biffle won the pole with a fast lap in 29.753 seconds, a top...

Nashville, TN-- Roush Racing's Greg Biffle followed up his win from last weekend with a Bud Pole Award for Saturday's Busch Series race under the lights at the Nashville Superspeedway. Biffle won the pole with a fast lap in 29.753 seconds, a top speed at 161.287 mph.

Biffle won the inaugural event at Nashville last year and is coming off of his win from last weekend at Dover, also a one-mile concrete track.

Starting alongside Biffle in row one will be rookie Casey Mears in the Welliver-Jesel Motorsports Dodge. Mears turned a fast lap at 161.212 mph.

Jay Sauter, driving the No. 21 Chevy will start third. With Nazareth winner Bobby Hamilton Jr. in the Team Rensi No. 25 rolling off the grid in fourth.

The two former Craftsman Truck Series rivals, Hendrick Motorsports' Jack Sprague and ppc's Scott Riggs will start fifth and sixth respectively. Sprague currently leads Riggs by 41 points in the overall drivers standings. Sprague has yet to score a win this season while Riggs already has two wins under his belt, one of which came earlier this season at Nashville in April.

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Series NASCAR XFINITY
Drivers Greg Biffle , Jay Sauter , Bobby Hamilton Jr. , Casey Mears , Scott Riggs
Teams Hendrick Motorsports