Harvick to Start 27th at Bristol

Pre-Race Reports | NASCAR Cup Series | 03/14/14

Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway

Qualifying Results

• Kevin Harvick and the No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet SS team will start Sunday’s Food City 500 from the 27th position after posting a lap time of 15.056 seconds and a speed of 127.444 mph in the first round of qualifying on Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway.

• Denny Hamlin scored the pole award for Sunday’s race with a lap time of 14.761 seconds and a speed of 129.991 mph in the second round of qualifying. Brad Keselowski, Matt Kenseth, Joey Logano and Marcos Ambrose complete the top-five starting positions.

• Teams had a 90-minute practice session prior to qualifying on Friday. Harvick completed a total of 26 laps as the team worked on the car’s balance before making two mock-qualifying runs. The No. 4 Budweiser Chevrolet ended up 11th on the speed chart.

• NASCAR Sprint Cup Series teams are scheduled for two additional practice sessions on Saturday. FOX Sports 1 will air coverage of the first session at 9 a.m. EDT and FOX Sports 2 will provide coverage of final practice at noon EDT. 

The following is the starting position of the other SHR teams in Sunday's race:

• Kurt Busch and the No. 41 Haas Automation Chevrolet team will start 13th.

• Danica Patrick and the No. 10 GoDaddy Get Found Chevrolet team will start 36th.

• Tony Stewart and the No. 14 Bass Pro Shops/Mobile 1 Chevrolet team will start 37th. 

Race Coverage Information:

FOX will provide live coverage of Sunday’s Food City 500 race starting with the pre-race show at 12:30 p.m. EDT. PRN radio affiliates and Sirius XM NASCAR Radio will provide the live radio broadcast.

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