MARTINSVILLE, VA - MARCH 31: Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 HendrickCars.com Chevrolet, signs the Coors Light Pole board after qualifying for pole position for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Goody's Fast Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway on March 31, 2012 in Martinsville, Virginia. (Photo by Tyler Barrick/Getty Images for NASCAR)
MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Kasey Kahne (kayn) is the first two-time pole winner of the season in NASCAR's Sprint Cup Series after he posted the fastest lap in qualifying Saturday at Martinsville Speedway.
Kahne toured the 0.526-mile oval at 97.126 mph to edge Kevin Harvick.
Denny Hamlin and Clint Bowyer (BOY'-ur) will start from the second row.