Sadler on Brickyard Pole

Ford driver Elliott Sadler took his second pole of the season when he set the fastest time in qualifying for Sunday's Allstate 400 at the Brickyard

Sadler on Brickyard Pole

Sadler was over one mph faster than anyone else to claim the pole at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Alongside him will be Dodge's Jeremy Mayfield, with Chevrolet's Michael Waltrip, Dodge's Kasey Kahne and Chevrolet's Brian Vickers completing the top five.

Just outside the top five in sixth was Dodge's Ryan Newman, one place ahead of Jeff Gordon who has suffered a streak of poor finishes after a good start to the season. Gordon's teammate, points leader Jimmie Johnson, was unable to run in qualifying and will start from 42nd.

Second and third in points didn't have a great qualifying either, with Tony Stewart in 22nd and Greg Biffle in 31st place.

Qualifying, Allstate 400 at the Brickyard, Indianapolis Motor Speedway:

Pos  Driver               Make        Speed
 1.  Elliott Sadler       Ford        184.117
 2.  Jeremy Mayfield      Dodge       183.053
 3.  Michael Waltrip      Chevrolet   182.975
 4.  Kasey Kahne          Dodge       182.838
 5.  Brian Vickers        Chevrolet   182.786
 6.  Ryan Newman          Dodge       182.667
 7.  Jeff Gordon          Chevrolet   182.467
 8.  Sterling Marlin      Dodge       182.467
 9.  Ricky Rudd           Ford        182.286
10.  Mark Martin          Ford        182.275
11.  Ken Schrader         Dodge       182.201
12.  Mike Bliss           Chevrolet   182.065
13.  Robby Gordon         Chevrolet   181.943
14.  Kevin Harvick        Chevrolet   181.745
15.  Jeff Green           Dodge       181.723
16.  Kyle Busch           Chevrolet   181.657
17.  Martin Truex Jr      Chevrolet   181.587
18.  Jason Leffler        Chevrolet   181.477
19.  Joe Nemechek         Chevrolet   181.466
20.  Matt Kenseth         Ford        181.419
21.  Scott Riggs          Chevrolet   181.357
22.  Tony Stewart         Chevrolet   181.335
23.  Jamie McMurray       Dodge       181.262
24.  Dale Jarrett         Ford        181.032
25.  Bobby Hamilton Jr    Chevrolet   180.886
26.  Scott Wimmer         Dodge       180.861
27.  Dale Earnhardt Jr    Chevrolet   180.756
28.  Kyle Petty           Dodge       180.748
29.  Jeff Burton          Chevrolet   180.697
30.  Dave Blaney          Chevrolet   180.466
31.  Greg Biffle          Ford        180.249
32.  Boris Said           Chevrolet   180.148
33.  Bill Elliott         Dodge       180.101
34.  Mike Skinner         Dodge       180.025
35.  Bobby Hamilton       Dodge       179.795
36.  Bobby Labonte        Chevrolet   179.251
37.  Kurt Busch           Ford        178.547
38.  Carl Edwards         Ford        178.017
39.  Travis Kvapil        Dodge       177.546
40.  Casey Mears          Dodge             -
41.  Rusty Wallace        Dodge             -
42.  Jimmie Johnson       Chevrolet         -
43.  Terry Labonte        Chevrolet         -
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