Greg Biffle will start on the pole for Saturday's Southern 500 from Darlington Raceway and will be joined on the front row by former champ Jimmy Johnson. Kasey Kahne, Ryan Newman and Kyle Busch round out the top 5.
Jeff Gordon starts a little farther back in the 12th position while Tony Stewart is 17th. Kevin Harvick and Dale Earnhardt Jr will start in the 23rd and 24th positions respectively. Danica Patrick will make her second Sprint Cup start back in the 38th position.