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Kenseth edges Keselowski for Sprint Cup pole at Fontana

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By Reid Spencer

NASCAR Wire Service


FONTANA, Calif.—Matt Kenseth aced the test when it counted most, topping the speed chart in the third and decisive round of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying Friday at Auto Club Speedway.

Touring the two-mile track in 38.438 seconds (187.315 mph) Kenseth put his No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota on the pole for Sunday’s Auto Club 400, the fifth race of the 2014 Sprint Cup season.

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