Gordon beats Ambrose to pole at Watkins Glen

Qualifying times

Qualifying Round 2

1. Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 68.126s (Pole) 129.466mph (1 laps)
2. Marcos Ambrose Ford 68.299s (+ 0.173s) 129.138mph (2 laps)
3. Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 68.389s (+ 0.263s) 128.968mph (1 laps)
4. Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 68.447s (+ 0.321s) 128.859mph (3 laps)
5. Kurt Busch Chevrolet 68.470s (+ 0.344s) 128.816mph (1 laps)
6. AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 68.531s (+ 0.405s) 128.701mph (3 laps)
7. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 68.806s (+ 0.680s) 128.186mph (1 laps)
8. Matt Kenseth Toyota 68.810s (+ 0.684s) 128.179mph (1 laps)
9. Brad Keselowski Ford 68.878s (+ 0.752s) 128.052mph (1 laps)
10. Ryan Newman Chevrolet 68.978s (+ 0.852s) 127.867mph (3 laps)
11. Joey Logano Ford 69.035s (+ 0.909s) 127.761mph (1 laps)
12. Brian Vickers Toyota 69.171s (+ 1.045s) 127.510mph (3 laps)

Qualifying Round 1

1. Marcos Ambrose Ford 68.113s (Top) 129.491mph (1 laps)
2. Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 68.356s (+ 0.243s) 129.030mph (2 laps)
3. AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 68.446s (+ 0.333s) 128.861mph (1 laps)
4. Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 68.455s (+ 0.342s) 128.844mph (3 laps)
5. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 68.524s (+ 0.411s) 128.714mph (3 laps)
6. Ryan Newman Chevrolet 68.561s (+ 0.448s) 128.645mph (1 laps)
7. Brad Keselowski Ford 68.573s (+ 0.460s) 128.622mph (3 laps)
8. Kurt Busch Chevrolet 68.661s (+ 0.548s) 128.457mph (3 laps)
9. Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 68.669s (+ 0.556s) 128.442mph (2 laps)
10. Matt Kenseth Toyota 68.684s (+ 0.571s) 128.414mph (3 laps)
11. Joey Logano Ford 68.741s (+ 0.628s) 128.308mph (3 laps)
12. Brian Vickers Toyota 68.792s (+ 0.679s) 128.213mph (1 laps)

13. Tony Stewart Chevrolet 68.796s (+ 0.683s) 128.205mph (3 laps)
14. Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 68.836s (+ 0.723s) 128.131mph (3 laps)
15. Justin Allgaier Chevrolet 68.892s (+ 0.779s) 128.026mph (5 laps)
16. Carl Edwards Ford 68.993s (+ 0.880s) 127.839mph (4 laps)
17. Denny Hamlin Toyota 69.024s (+ 0.911s) 127.782mph (3 laps)
18. Cole Whitt Toyota 69.060s (+ 0.947s) 127.715mph (3 laps)
19. Kyle Busch Toyota 69.136s (+ 1.023s) 127.575mph (3 laps)
20. Paul Menard Chevrolet 69.137s (+ 1.024s) 127.573mph (5 laps)
21. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford 69.143s (+ 1.030s) 127.562mph (3 laps)
22. Casey Mears Chevrolet 69.273s (+ 1.160s) 127.322mph (3 laps)
23. Kyle Larson Chevrolet 69.280s (+ 1.167s) 127.309mph (3 laps)
24. Clint Bowyer Toyota 69.297s (+ 1.184s) 127.278mph (3 laps)
25. Martin Truex Jr. Chevrolet 69.315s (+ 1.202s) 127.245mph (5 laps)
26. David Ragan Ford 69.316s (+ 1.203s) 127.243mph (3 laps)
27. Aric Almirola Ford 69.341s (+ 1.228s) 127.197mph (3 laps)
28. Greg Biffle Ford 69.344s (+ 1.231s) 127.192mph (3 laps)
29. Michael McDowell Ford 69.352s (+ 1.239s) 127.177mph (5 laps)
30. Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 69.442s (+ 1.329s) 127.012mph (5 laps)
31. Austin Dillon Chevrolet 69.548s (+ 1.435s) 126.819mph (3 laps)
32. Nelson Piquet Jr. Ford 69.605s (+ 1.492s) 126.715mph (3 laps)
33. David Gilliland Ford 69.611s (+ 1.498s) 126.704mph (3 laps)
34. Boris Said Ford 69.684s (+ 1.571s) 126.571mph (6 laps)
35. Ryan Truex Toyota 69.719s (+ 1.606s) 126.508mph (3 laps)
36. Alex Bowman Toyota 70.098s (+ 1.985s) 125.824mph (3 laps)
37. Josh Wise Chevrolet 70.242s (+ 2.129s) 125.566mph (5 laps)
38. Alex Kennedy Chevrolet 70.410s (+ 2.297s) 125.266mph (5 laps)
39. Reed Sorenson Chevrolet 70.491s (+ 2.378s) 125.122mph (3 laps)
40. Joe Nemechek Toyota 70.503s (+ 2.390s) 125.101mph (1 laps)
41. Landon Cassill Chevrolet 70.568s (+ 2.455s) 124.986mph (4 laps)
42. Michael Annett Chevrolet 70.571s (+ 2.458s) 124.981mph (7 laps)
43. Danica Patrick Chevrolet 70.585s (+ 2.472s) 124.956mph (11 laps)

Practice 2 times

1. AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 68.538s (Top) 128.688mph (10 laps)
2. Marcos Ambrose Ford 68.541s (-0.003s) 128.682mph (16 laps)
3. Kyle Busch Toyota 68.553s (-0.015s) 128.660mph (18 laps)
4. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 68.767s (-0.229s) 128.259mph (14 laps)
5. Aric Almirola Ford 68.788s (-0.250s) 128.220mph (10 laps)
6. Clint Bowyer Toyota 68.817s (-0.279s) 128.166mph (17 laps)
7. Joey Logano Ford 68.828s (-0.290s) 128.146mph (17 laps)
8. Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 68.923s (-0.385s) 127.969mph (20 laps)
9. Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 68.929s (-0.391s) 127.958mph (13 laps)
10. Greg Biffle Ford 68.981s (-0.443s) 127.861mph (13 laps)
11. Martin Truex Jr. Chevrolet 68.988s (-0.450s) 127.848mph (19 laps)
12. Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 68.995s (-0.457s) 127.835mph (13 laps)
13. Ryan Newman Chevrolet 68.997s (-0.459s) 127.832mph (29 laps)
14. Casey Mears Chevrolet 69.108s (-0.570s) 127.626mph (9 laps)
15. Michael McDowell Ford 69.126s (-0.588s) 127.593mph (16 laps)
16. Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 69.182s (-0.644s) 127.490mph (14 laps)
17. Paul Menard Chevrolet 69.183s (-0.645s) 127.488mph (19 laps)
18. Austin Dillon Chevrolet 69.202s (-0.664s) 127.453mph (21 laps)
19. Tony Stewart Chevrolet 69.217s (-0.679s) 127.425mph (15 laps)
20. Brad Keselowski Ford 69.222s (-0.684s) 127.416mph (21 laps)
21. Carl Edwards Ford 69.327s (-0.789s) 127.223mph (14 laps)
22. David Gilliland Ford 69.375s (-0.837s) 127.135mph (13 laps)
23. David Ragan Ford 69.399s (-0.861s) 127.091mph (18 laps)
24. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford 69.490s (-0.952s) 126.925mph (16 laps)
25. Kurt Busch Chevrolet 69.515s (-0.977s) 126.879mph (17 laps)
26. Cole Whitt Toyota 69.539s (-1.001s) 126.835mph (13 laps)
27. Kyle Larson Chevrolet 69.581s (-1.043s) 126.759mph (14 laps)
28. Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 69.594s (-1.056s) 126.735mph (32 laps)
29. Matt Kenseth Toyota 69.982s (-1.444s) 126.032mph (19 laps)
30. Nelson Piquet Jr. Ford 70.028s (-1.490s) 125.950mph (11 laps)
31. Denny Hamlin Toyota 70.296s (-1.758s) 125.469mph (25 laps)
32. Alex Bowman Toyota 70.314s (-1.776s) 125.437mph (11 laps)
33. Justin Allgaier Chevrolet 70.348s (-1.810s) 125.377mph (20 laps)
34. Brian Vickers Toyota 70.389s (-1.851s) 125.304mph (18 laps)
35. Josh Wise Chevrolet 70.722s (-2.184s) 124.714mph (17 laps)
36. Danica Patrick Chevrolet 70.818s (-2.280s) 124.545mph (18 laps)
37. Alex Kennedy Chevrolet 70.929s (-2.391s) 124.350mph (14 laps)
38. Boris Said Ford 70.969s (-2.431s) 124.280mph (16 laps)
39. Ryan Truex Toyota 70.990s (-2.452s) 124.243mph (21 laps)
40. Michael Annett Chevrolet 71.248s (-2.710s) 123.793mph (21 laps)
41. Landon Cassill Chevrolet 71.385s (-2.847s) 123.555mph (12 laps)
42. Joe Nemechek Toyota 71.895s (-3.357s) 122.679mph (11 laps)

Practice 1 times

1. Kevin Harvick Chevrolet 68.652s (Top) 128.474mph (16 laps)
2. Jimmie Johnson Chevrolet 68.992s (-0.340s) 127.841mph (17 laps)
3. Brad Keselowski Ford 69.690s (-1.038s) 126.560mph (19 laps)
4. AJ Allmendinger Chevrolet 69.801s (-1.149s) 126.359mph (20 laps)
5. Marcos Ambrose Ford 69.803s (-1.151s) 126.356mph (19 laps)
6. Joey Logano Ford 69.832s (-1.180s) 126.303mph (15 laps)
7. Jeff Gordon Chevrolet 69.836s (-1.184s) 126.296mph (20 laps)
8. Ryan Newman Chevrolet 69.956s (-1.304s) 126.079mph (15 laps)
9. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Chevrolet 69.968s (-1.316s) 126.058mph (18 laps)
10. Kyle Busch Toyota 70.049s (-1.397s) 125.912mph (20 laps)
11. Brian Vickers Toyota 70.097s (-1.445s) 125.826mph (14 laps)
12. Kurt Busch Chevrolet 70.155s (-1.503s) 125.722mph (24 laps)
13. Carl Edwards Ford 70.182s (-1.530s) 125.673mph (22 laps)
14. Clint Bowyer Toyota 70.190s (-1.538s) 125.659mph (15 laps)
15. Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 70.236s (-1.584s) 125.577mph (21 laps)
16. Casey Mears Chevrolet 70.261s (-1.609s) 125.532mph (16 laps)
17. Paul Menard Chevrolet 70.274s (-1.622s) 125.509mph (16 laps)
18. Kasey Kahne Chevrolet 70.288s (-1.636s) 125.484mph (18 laps)
19. Greg Biffle Ford 70.296s (-1.644s) 125.469mph (16 laps)
20. Matt Kenseth Toyota 70.327s (-1.675s) 125.414mph (19 laps)
21. Tony Stewart Chevrolet 70.434s (-1.782s) 125.224mph (22 laps)
22. Kyle Larson Chevrolet 70.504s (-1.852s) 125.099mph (23 laps)
23. Denny Hamlin Toyota 70.507s (-1.855s) 125.094mph (15 laps)
24. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Ford 70.520s (-1.868s) 125.071mph (17 laps)
25. Aric Almirola Ford 70.522s (-1.870s) 125.067mph (14 laps)
26. Martin Truex Jr. Chevrolet 70.528s (-1.876s) 125.057mph (17 laps)
27. Justin Allgaier Chevrolet 70.558s (-1.906s) 125.004mph (16 laps)
28. David Gilliland Ford 70.614s (-1.962s) 124.904mph (17 laps)
29. Austin Dillon Chevrolet 70.699s (-2.047s) 124.754mph (18 laps)
30. David Ragan Ford 70.719s (-2.067s) 124.719mph (17 laps)
31. Michael McDowell Ford 70.817s (-2.165s) 124.546mph (13 laps)
32. Danica Patrick Chevrolet 70.962s (-2.310s) 124.292mph (7 laps)
33. Nelson Piquet Jr. Ford 71.066s (-2.414s) 124.110mph (15 laps)
34. Reed Sorenson Chevrolet 71.312s (-2.660s) 123.682mph (11 laps)
35. Cole Whitt Toyota 71.317s (-2.665s) 123.673mph (16 laps)
36. Alex Bowman Toyota 71.341s (-2.689s) 123.632mph (23 laps)
37. Landon Cassill Chevrolet 71.348s (-2.696s) 123.619mph (10 laps)
38. Boris Said Ford 71.365s (-2.713s) 123.590mph (18 laps)
39. Josh Wise Chevrolet 71.509s (-2.857s) 123.341mph (6 laps)
40. Alex Kennedy Chevrolet 71.576s (-2.924s) 123.226mph (11 laps)
41. Michael Annett Chevrolet 71.774s (-3.122s) 122.886mph (17 laps)
42. Ryan Truex Toyota 71.899s (-3.247s) 122.672mph (11 laps)
43. Joe Nemechek Toyota 72.414s (-3.762s) 121.800mph (6 laps)