Almirola Wins Coca Cola 600 Pole

Aric Almirola pulled off the upset Thursday Night at Charlotte Motor Speedway

by winning the Coors Light Pole for Sunday's Sprint Cup Event.

Almirola ironically pulled off the feat in the Number 43 U.S. Air Force Ford

as they head into Memorial Weekend. He was the only driver to top

the 192 mile per hour mark at 192.940.

Marcos Ambrose was second in a Ford too, followed by red hot

Jimmie Johnson in a Chevrolet.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will start 12th, Kyle Busch 17th, Tony Stewart 21st,

and Jeff Gordon will start 23rd.