Smith Qualifies 29th in Richmond
April 30, 2010
RICHMOND, Va. (April 30, 2010) -- Regan Smith will start 29th in Saturday night's Crown Royal Heath Calhoun 400 Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway.
In Friday's time trials, Smith's No. 78 Furniture Row Chevrolet covered the .75-mile oval in 21.565 seconds at 125.203 miles per hour.
"We were looking for a better lap than that," said Smith. "But we will continue to battle hard and look to bring home a solid finish in tomorrow night's race."
The pole winner was Kyle Busch (127.077). Rounding out the top five in order were: David Reutimann, Jimmie Johnson, Jeff Gordon and Ryan Newman.
Saturday night's race will be televised on FOX, beginning with a 30-minute prerace show at 5 p.m. MT.