Stenhouse Jr. Wins Daytona Pole

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and Alex Bowman are the first two drivers to qualify for next Sunday's Daytona 500.

Stenhouse captured the pole with a top lap of 194.582 mph in his first qualifier for JTG-Daugherty Racing, which signed him after he was fired by Roush Fenway Racing last season.

Bowman will start on the outside of the front row after posting a top lap of 194.363 mph.

The starting order for the rest of the 40-car field will be determined by Thursday's two qualifying races at Daytona International Speedway.

Chase Elliott was third in Sunday's qualifying, followed by Jimmie Johnson and defending champion Denny Hamlin.