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Michigan International Speedway Pole Winners
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

Year Race Driver Qualifying Speed
2019 FireKeepers Casino 400 Joey Logano 187.139
2018 Consumers Energy 400 Denny Hamlin 202.794
2018 FireKeepers Casino 400 Kurt Busch 203.361
2017 FireKeepers Casino 400 Kyle Larson 202.156
2017 Pure Michigan 400 Brad Keselowski 203.097
2017 FireKeepers Casino 400 Kyle Larson 202.156
2016 Pure Michigan 400 Joey Logano 201.698
2016 FireKeepers Casino 400 Joey Logano 199.557
2015 Pure Michigan 400 Matt Kenseth 197.488
2015 Quicken Loans 400 Kasey Kahne 201.992
2014 Pure Michigan 400 Jeff Gordon 206.558
2014 Quicken Loans 400 Kevin Harvick 204.557
2013 Pure Michigan 400 Joey Logano 203.949
2013 Quicken Loans 400 Carl Edwards 202.452
2012 Pure Michigan 400 Mark Martin 199.706
2012 Quicken Loans 400 Marcos Ambrose 203.241
2011 Pure Michigan 400 Greg Biffle 190.345
2011 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 Kurt Busch 188.699
2010 CARFAX 400 Kasey Kahne 187.183
2010 Heluva Good! Sour Cream Dips 400 Kurt Busch 189.984
2009 CARFAX 400 Brian Vickers 187.242
2009 LifeLock 400 Brian Vickers 189.110
2008 3M Performance 400 Brian Vickers 188.536
2008 LifeLock 400 Qualifying Not Held
2007 3M Performance 400 Jeff Gordon 189.026
2007 Citizens Bank 400 JJ Yeley 187.505
2006 GFS Marketplace 400 Jeff Burton 187.936
2006 3M Performance 400 Kasey Kahne 185.644
2005 GFS Marketplace 400 Joe Nemechek 191.530
2005 Batman Begins 400 Ryan Newman 194.232
2004 GFS Marketplace 400 Qualifying Not Held
2004 DHL 400 Jeff Gordon 190.865
2003 GFS Marketplace 400 Bobby Labonte 190.240
2003 Sirius Satellite Radio 400 Bobby Labonte 190.365
2002 Pepsi 400 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 189.668
2002 Sirius Satellite Radio 400 Dale Jarrett 189.071
2001 Michigan 400 Ricky Craven 188.127
2001 Michigan 400 Jeff Gordon 188.250
2000 Pepsi 400 presented by Meijer Dale Earnhardt Jr. 191.149
2000 Kmart 400 Bobby Labonte 189.883
1999 Pepsi 400 Ward Burton 188.843
1999 Kmart 400 Jeff Gordon 186.945
1998 Pepsi 400 Ernie Irvan 183.416
1998 Miller Lite 400 Ward Burton 181.561
1997 DeVilbiss 400 Johnny Benson 183.332
1997 Miller 400 Dale Jarrett 183.669
1996 Goodwrench 400 Jeff Burton 185.395
1996 Miller 400 Bobby Hamilton 185.611
1995 Goodwrench 400 Bobby Labonte 184.403
1995 Miller 400 Jeff Gordon 186.611
1994 Goodwrench 400 Geoffrey Bodine 181.082
1994 Miller 400 Loy Allen 180.641
1993 Champion 400 Ken Schrader 180.750
1993 Miller 400 Brett Bodine 175.456
1992 Champion 400 Alan Kulwicki 178.196
1992 Miller Genuine Draft 400 Davey Allison 176.258
1991 Champion 400 Alan Kulwicki 173.431
1991 Miller Genuine Draft 400 Michael Waltrip 174.351
1990 Champion 400 Alan Kulwicki 174.982
1990 Miller Genuine Draft 400 Qualifying Not Held
1989 Champion 400 Geoffrey Bodine 175.962
1989 Miller High Life 400 Ken Schrader 174.728
1988 Champion 400 Bill Elliott 174.940
1988 Miller High Life 400 Bill Elliott 172.687
1987 Champion 400 Davey Allison 170.705
1987 Miller American 400 Rusty Wallace 170.746
1986 Champion 400 Benny Parsons 171.924
1986 Miller American 400 Tim Richmond 172.031
1985 Champion 400 Bill Elliott 165.479
1985 Miller 400 Qualifying Not Held
1984 Champion 400 Bill Elliott 165.217
1984 Miller High Life 400 Bill Elliott 164.339
1983 Champion 400 Terry Labonte 162.437
1983 Gabriel 400 Terry Labonte 161.965
1982 Champion 400 Bill Elliott 162.995
1982 Gabriel 400 Ron Bouchard 162.404
1981 Champion 400 Ron Bouchard 161.501
1981 Gabriel 400 Darrell Waltrip 160.471
1980 Champion 400 Buddy Baker 162.693
1980 Gabriel 400 Benny Parsons 163.662
1979 Champion 400 David Pearson 162.992
1979 Gabriel 400 Neil Bonnett 162.371
1978 Champion 400 David Pearson 164.073
1978 Gabriel 400 David Pearson 163.936
1977 Champion 400 David Pearson 160.346
1977 CAM2 400 David Pearson 159.175
1976 Champion 400 David Pearson 160.875
1976 CAM2 400 Richard Petty 158.569
1975 Champion 400 David Pearson 159.798
1975 Motor State 400 Cale Yarborough 158.541
1974 Yankee 400 David Pearson 157.946
1974 Motor State 400 David Pearson 156.426
1973 Motor State 400 Buddy Baker 158.273
1972 Yankee 400 Richard Petty 157.607
1972 Motor State 400 Bobby Isaac 160.764
1971 Yankee 400 Pete Hamilton 161.901
1971 Motor State 400 Bobby Allison 161.190
1970 Yankee 400 Charlie Glotzbach 157.363
1970 Motor State 400 Pete Hamilton 162.737
1969 Yankee 600 David Pearson 161.714
1969 Motor State 500 Donnie Allison 160.135
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