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The Pit Stop


June 15, 2007 4:13 PM

J.J. Yeley Wins Bud Pole at Michigan

J.J. Yeley won his first career Bud Pole Award and will start from the pole position in Sunday's Citizens Bank 400 at Michigan. Yeley clocked in at a 38.399. Second place, Jimmie Johnson clocked in at a 39.400. Yeley edged Johnson by one one thousandth of a second.

While all sorts of rumors continued to fly around the garage area, Kyle Busch was busy putting together a great qualifying run. He will start 3rd.

Ryan Newman and Joe Nemechek rounded out the top 5.

Other notables: Jeff Gordon 6th, Michael Waltrip 18th, Dale Earnhardt Jr 23rd

DNQ: Dale Jarrett, Ward Burton, Jeremy Mayfield, Mike Bliss, Kenny Wallace

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