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Carl Edwards wins Daytona 500 pole

Updated: February 21, 2012, 12:33 PM ET
Associated Press

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Carl Edwards fell bitterly short in last season's bid to win the NASCAR championship.

He's starting 2012 out front.

Edwards, who lost the championship last season on a tie-breaker to Tony Stewart, won the pole for the season-opening Daytona 500, beating teammate Greg Biffle for the top starting spot during a windy Sunday qualifying session at Daytona International Speedway.

Edwards turned a lap at 194.738 mph -- the fastest pole-winning speed since ...

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