Kyle Busch celebrates his victory in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn, Mich., Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
LOUDON, N.H. (AP) -- Kyle Busch has won his first pole position of the season by edging Kasey Kahne (kayn).
Busch was the last driver in Friday's qualifying for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race on Sunday at the New Hampshire Motor Speedway. He had a 133.417 mph lap to capture the ninth pole of his career.
Rounding out the top 10 were Denny Hamlin, Martin Truex Jr., Clint Bowyer, Ryan Newman, Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Tony Stewart.