Some of the key numbers as we make the turn toward Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Ga.:
7 – Number of times Ryan Newman has won the pole at Atlanta Motor Speedway. He shares the track record with one of his mentors, Buddy Baker.
131.459 – Average speed in mph of Juan Pablo Montoya’s fastest lap during the Monday-Tuesday test at Phoenix. That led all cars in the test.
70 – Percent chance of rain in the forecast for Friday night qualifying at Atlanta.