The starting grid for the Martinsville event in the NASCAR Cup Series will see Joey Logano starting from pole position. Denny Hamlin will also be on the front line.
Joey Logano will start from pole position in the Blue-Emu Maximum Pain Relief 500 at Martinsville Speedway. The latest NASCAR Cup Series winner will share the front row of the starting grid with Denny Hamlin.
Victorious only once on the Martinsville track, in the fall of 2018, Joey Logano has only one result outside the top 10 since the start of the 2018 season on this track.
Five-time winner at Martinsville, Denny Hamlin has not had a victory at Martinsville since 2015. If he were to win again he would become the eighth different winner this season.
The second row of the starting grid for the eighth race of the championship will be occupied by two winners this season, William Byron (Homestead) and Ryan Blaney (Atlanta). Defending champion and latest winner in Martinsville, Chase Elliott completes the top 5.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. is sixth. Martin Truex Jr, Ryan Newman, Kevin Harvick and Brad Keselowski enter the top 10 on the starting grid.