A fast one-graph summary of data for the XFINITY qualifying stats.
Up to 36th position, qualifying times are roughly linear with a slope of 0.056 seconds per position.
1st to 2nd: 0.083 seconds
1st to 5th: 0.298 seconds
1st to 10th: 0.602 seconds
1st to 20th: 1.053 seconds
1st to 30th: 1.566 seconds
1st to 36th: 1.970 seconds
The 3 car didn’t post a qualifying time and is in the 40th position.