Update: Johnson won the pole for the STP Gas Booster 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Friday. He turned a fast lap of 98.400 mph.
Recommendation: Johnson set a new track record with a fast lap at Martinsville Speedway on Friday afternoon. He beat out Marcos Ambrose to claim his first pole position of the season and 30th of his Sprint Cup Series career. The Hendrick Motorsports star is the top contender to win this Sunday afternoon at the .533-mile oval.