Kyle Busch reacts angrily to Keselowski's Toyota comments

Keselowski hasn’t won a Cup Series race at his home track. More

Keselowski hasn’t won a Cup Series race at his home track. More

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Martin Truex Jr. has to be the favorite, as the current Cup points leader is racing better than anyone in the sport.

The other notable driver without a win is Joey Logano, who now sits 95 points out of the final playoff spot, meaning that he virtually needs a win to make the Chase for the third time in the last four years.

Future Team Penske teammate Brad Keselowski (203.097 mph) took advantage of Blaney's mistake and grabbed the Pole Award for the race at his home track for the first time in his career.

Rochester Hills native Brad Keselowski won the pole position Friday afternoon at Michigan International Speedway for Sunday's running of the Pure Michigan 400. We didn't tighten up for the last round. Since his "encumbered" win at Richmond, it has been pretty much a downhill ride.

Dale Earnhardt won that race over Earnhardt Jr.by 0.007 seconds on one of many memorable days at Michigan International Speedway for Earnhardt Jr., whose farewell tour is passing through the track this weekend.

To say that Kyle Larson has been dominant at Michigan International Speedway over the last few years is an understatement. Practice will be the determining factor. "OK, OK, OK. We're going to let him race in Knoxville". Here's a look at the top five storylines heading into the race.

Chase Elliott continued to impress here at MIS in June with his third straight runner-up finish to start his career on the track.

Keselowski has a point, as Toyota drivers do hold the top 2, three of the top 5 and four of the top 9 spots in the championship standings after dominating the last five races and winning four of them. The driver keeping Elliott out of Victory Lane the last two race here has been Kyle Larson who has picked up back to back checkered flags here.

The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers will have two practice sessions on Saturday, Aug. 12. Matt Kenseth was fourth, the highest-ranked Toyota driver and Busch sixth.

Logano has seven top-seven finishes in Michigan, including wins in the 2013 Pure Michigan 400 and 2016 FireKeepers Casino 400. Joey Logano is a close second and hasn't finished outside the Top 10 at either track since 2012 (10 races).

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