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NASCAR Sprint Cup At MIS Delayed By Rain

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Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's Chevrolet, drives in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Series Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway on June 15, 2012 in Brooklyn, Michigan.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe’s Chevrolet, drives in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Series Quicken Loans 400 at Michigan International Speedway on June 15, 2012 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

BROOKLYN, Mich. (97.1 The Ticket) – The start of the Sprint Cup race at Michigan International Speedway is being delayed by rain.

Saturday Marcos Ambrose set a Michigan International Speedway track qualifying record in winning the pole for Sunday’s Quicken Loans 400.

Ambrose toured the two-mile speedway with a lap of 203.241 mph to earn his first career Sprint Cup Series pole.

It was the third fastest qualifying lap in NASCAR history behind Cale Yarborough and Bill Elliott.

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