Scott claims pole after tense qualifying at Talladega

Qualifying times

Qualifying Round 3

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1. #33 Brian Scott Chevrolet 48.293s (Pole) 198.290mph (3 laps)
2. #27 Paul Menard Chevrolet 48.391s (+ 0.098s) 197.888mph (3 laps)
3. #47 AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 48.436s (+ 0.143s) 197.704mph (3 laps)
4. #13 Casey Mears Chevrolet 48.518s (+ 0.225s) 197.370mph (3 laps)
5. #3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 48.520s (+ 0.227s) 197.362mph (3 laps)
6. #31 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 48.536s (+ 0.243s) 197.297mph (3 laps)
7. #10 Danica Patrick Chevrolet 49.109s (+ 0.816s) 194.995mph (3 laps)
8. #4 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 49.261s (+ 0.968s) 194.393mph (3 laps)
9. #41 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 49.458s (+ 1.165s) 193.619mph (3 laps)
10. #99 Carl Edwards Ford 49.459s (+ 1.166s) 193.615mph (3 laps)
11. #24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 49.492s (+ 1.199s) 193.486mph (3 laps)
12. #14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 50.678s (+ 2.385s) 188.958mph (2 laps)

Qualifying Round 2

1. #33 Brian Scott Chevrolet 48.631s (Top) 196.911mph (3 laps)
2. #47 AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 48.670s (+ 0.039s) 196.754mph (4 laps)
3. #99 Carl Edwards Ford 48.688s (+ 0.057s) 196.681mph (5 laps)
4. #13 Casey Mears Chevrolet 48.695s (+ 0.064s) 196.653mph (4 laps)
5. #3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 48.714s (+ 0.083s) 196.576mph (4 laps)
6. #31 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 48.729s (+ 0.098s) 196.515mph (4 laps)
7. #14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 48.763s (+ 0.132s) 196.378mph (5 laps)
8. #4 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 48.771s (+ 0.140s) 196.346mph (4 laps)
9. #24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 48.775s (+ 0.144s) 196.330mph (5 laps)
10. #27 Paul Menard Chevrolet 48.834s (+ 0.203s) 196.093mph (6 laps)
11. #41 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 48.855s (+ 0.224s) 196.009mph (5 laps)
12. #10 Danica Patrick Chevrolet 48.856s (+ 0.225s) 196.005mph (5 laps)

13. #2 Brad Keselowski Ford 49.117s (+ 0.486s) 194.963mph (8 laps)
14. #95 Michael McDowell Ford 49.118s (+ 0.487s) 194.959mph (8 laps)
15. #43 Aric Almirola Ford 49.130s (+ 0.499s) 194.911mph (8 laps)
16. #22 Joey Logano Ford 49.138s (+ 0.507s) 194.880mph (8 laps)
17. #5 Kasey Kahne * Chevrolet Times disallowed (8 laps)
18. #7 Michael Annett Chevrolet 49.336s (+ 0.705s) 194.098mph (4 laps)
19. #55 Brian Vickers Toyota 49.352s (+ 0.721s) 194.035mph (6 laps)
20. #18 Kyle Busch Toyota 49.478s (+ 0.847s) 193.541mph (6 laps)
21. #48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 49.494s (+ 0.863s) 193.478mph (7 laps)
22. #20 Matt Kenseth Toyota 49.499s (+ 0.868s) 193.458mph (7 laps)
23. #36 Reed Sorenson Chevrolet 50.165s (+ 1.534s) 190.890mph (3 laps)
24. #21 Trevor Bayne Ford 50.248s (+ 1.617s) 190.575mph (7 laps)

Qualifying Round 1

1. #18 Kyle Busch Toyota 47.743s (Top) 200.574mph (7 laps)
2. #22 Joey Logano Ford 47.839s (+ 0.096s) 200.171mph (9 laps)
3. #48 Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 47.901s (+ 0.158s) 199.912mph (5 laps)
4. #95 Michael McDowell Ford 47.925s (+ 0.182s) 199.812mph (8 laps)
5. #2 Brad Keselowski Ford 47.936s (+ 0.193s) 199.766mph (8 laps)
6. #20 Matt Kenseth Toyota 47.966s (+ 0.223s) 199.641mph (7 laps)
7. #4 Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 48.038s (+ 0.295s) 199.342mph (6 laps)
8. #14 Tony Stewart Chevrolet 48.048s (+ 0.305s) 199.301mph (5 laps)
9. #10 Danica Patrick Chevrolet 48.106s (+ 0.363s) 199.060mph (5 laps)
10. #41 Kurt Busch Chevrolet 48.136s (+ 0.393s) 198.936mph (5 laps)
11. #24 Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 48.161s (+ 0.418s) 198.833mph (6 laps)
12. #21 Trevor Bayne Ford 48.286s (+ 0.543s) 198.318mph (13 laps)
13. #27 Paul Menard Chevrolet 48.297s (+ 0.554s) 198.273mph (9 laps)
14. #43 Aric Almirola Ford 48.298s (+ 0.555s) 198.269mph (12 laps)
15. #33 Brian Scott Chevrolet 48.318s (+ 0.575s) 198.187mph (14 laps)
16. #13 Casey Mears Chevrolet 48.323s (+ 0.580s) 198.167mph (12 laps)
17. #47 AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 48.335s (+ 0.592s) 198.117mph (12 laps)
18. #3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 48.341s (+ 0.598s) 198.093mph (14 laps)
19. #55 Brian Vickers Toyota 48.353s (+ 0.610s) 198.044mph (6 laps)
20. #31 Ryan Newman Chevrolet 48.360s (+ 0.617s) 198.015mph (12 laps)
21. #5 Kasey Kahne * Chevrolet Times disallowed (17 laps)
22. #7 Michael Annett Chevrolet 48.368s (+ 0.625s) 197.982mph (5 laps)
23. #99 Carl Edwards Ford 48.372s (+ 0.629s) 197.966mph (16 laps)
24. #36 Reed Sorenson Chevrolet 48.383s (+ 0.640s) 197.921mph (13 laps)

25. #83 Ryan Truex Toyota 48.385s (+ 0.642s) 197.913mph (16 laps)
26. #17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Ford 48.386s (+ 0.643s) 197.908mph (18 laps)
27. #9 Marcos Ambrose Ford 48.404s (+ 0.661s) 197.835mph (26 laps)
28. #15 Clint Bowyer Toyota 48.411s (+ 0.668s) 197.806mph (21 laps)
29. #66 Michael Waltrip Toyota 48.411s (+ 0.668s) 197.806mph (10 laps)
30. #42 Kyle Larson Chevrolet 48.420s (+ 0.677s) 197.770mph (20 laps)
31. #88 Dale Earnhardt Jr Chevrolet 48.421s (+ 0.678s) 197.765mph (20 laps)
32. #26 Cole Whitt Toyota 48.432s (+ 0.689s) 197.721mph (12 laps)
33. #1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 48.500s (+ 0.757s) 197.443mph (24 laps)
34. #23 Alex Bowman Toyota 48.510s (+ 0.767s) 197.403mph (12 laps)
35. #11 Denny Hamlin Toyota 48.516s (+ 0.773s) 197.378mph (23 laps)
36. #16 Greg Biffle Ford 48.549s (+ 0.806s) 197.244mph (25 laps)
37. #98 Josh Wise Ford 48.602s (+ 0.859s) 197.029mph (19 laps)
38. #78 Martin Truex Jr * Chevrolet Times disallowed (14 laps)
39. #32 Terry Labonte Ford 48.672s (+ 0.929s) 196.746mph (23 laps)
40. #51 Justin Allgaier Chevrolet 48.800s (+ 1.057s) 196.230mph (23 laps)
41. #34 David Ragan Ford 48.924s (+ 1.181s) 195.732mph (20 laps)
42. #38 David Gilliland Ford 49.138s (+ 1.395s) 194.880mph (25 laps)
43. #40 Landon Cassill Chevrolet 49.262s (+ 1.519s) 194.389mph (14 laps)

* Times disallowed for technical infringements - will start at back

Did Not Qualify

#77 Dave Blaney Ford 48.967s (+ 1.224s) 195.560mph (24 laps) #87 Joe Nemechek Toyota 49.221s (+ 1.478s) 194.551mph (26 laps) #35 Eric McClure Ford 49.268s (+ 1.525s) 194.366mph (24 laps) #44 JJ Yeley Chevrolet 49.835s (+ 2.092s) 192.154mph (26 laps)