Steve Wallace wins the race later on tonight with a speed of 161.288. A few minutes after he qualified his car he said that he usually qualifies pretty bad.
Carl Edwards, the points leader, got out of the helicopter minutes before he had to get into his car and qualify for the race. He had to run over to officials to sign in and then race over and get into his car. He was put on the 5 minute clock as well. He qualified seventh for the race.
Carl Edwards said the car was loose and that he hinks it is going to be great for the race.
Kelly Bires crashed his qualifying car and had to go to a backup. He is subbing for Jon Wood.