Ku. Busch Turns Record Lap for Darlington Pole

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Ku. Busch Turns Record Lap for Darlington Pole
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Kurt Busch has set a Darlington Raceway record in earning the pole for the Southern 500. Busch's lap of 181.918 mph Friday earned him his third career pole at Darlington and broke the two-year old mark of 181.254 mph held by Kasey Kahne. Defending champion Jimmie Johnson will start alongside Busch, followed by Kyle Busch, Kahne and Martin Truex Jr.

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