Denny Hamlin earns Pocono Cup pole; Kurt Busch wrecks

Hamlin, the next-to-last driver to qualify in the final round on Saturday, posted the fastest average lap speed at 169.991 mph.
Hamlin’s JGR teammate, Kyle Busch, ended up second-fastest (169.498 mph) and Chase Elliott was third (169.364 mph). Kyle Larson and Chris Buescher rounded out the top-five.
The pole is the third of the 2022 season for Hamlin and the 36th of his career. He won from …Keep reading