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Kyle Larson Wins Pole For Sonoma Xfinity Race

Kyle Larson set a blistering pace in NASCAR Xfinity Series qualifying at Sonoma Raceway on Saturday, June 10, taking the pole in his No. 17 for Hendrick Motorsports.

Larson wasn’t very far off from being a full second faster than runner-up Justin Allgaier.

Larson’s top speed clocked in at 91.393 mph around the famed Southern California road course, while Allgaier ran at a clip of 90.562 mph.

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It’s the 2021 Cup Series champion’s sixth career Xfinity Series pole.

Sheldon Creed will roll off third, followed by Larson’s fellow NASCAR Cup Series regulars Aric Almirola and AJ Allmendinger rounding out the top five.

Sam Mayer, Ty Gibbs, Daniel Hemric, John Hunter Nemechek and Sammy Smith complete the top 10.

Brennan Poole, Leland Honeyman and Mason Filippi failed to qualify for the 38-car field.

Sonoma Xfinity Lineup

The DoorDash 250 from Sonoma Raceway begins tonight at 8 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1, Sirius XM NASCAR Radio and PRN.

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Garrett joined Frontstretch as a news writer in 2023, and became a fantasy racing and betting writer in 2024. Hailing from the heart of coal country in southern West Virginia,  he's a married father of three and currently enrolled in the Physical Therapy Assistant Program at New River Community Technical College in Beaver, WV.

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DoninAjax

Too many Cup drivers!

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