Vickers Wins Pole at Michigan

BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) - Brian Vickers has won the pole for the
LifeLock 400 at Michigan International Speedway.

It was the eighth pole of his Cup career and third of the season
for the Red Bull Racing driver. Vickers posted a lap of 189.110 mph
Friday on the 2-mile Michigan oval that will host Sunday's race.
Runner-up Kyle Busch wasn't close at 188.536.

Three-time reigning Cup champion Jimmie Johnson was third at 188.299, followed by David Reutimann at 188.137, Kurt Busch at 187.950 and AJ Allmendinger at 187.891.