DFS NASCAR: O'Reilly Auto Parts 500 Practice Notes
**UPDATED FOR FINAL PRACTICE** Matt Selz watches the NASCAR practices in order to give you all of the tidbits of information that are important from each session.
Final Practice For O’Reilly Auto Parts 500
Texas Motor Speedway
Saturday, March 30 11:30 am ET
50 minutes in length
A bit of overcast clouds. 49-degree Air Temp with 24 MPH winds out of the NW
Erik Jones (15 minutes at the end of practice for failing inspection twice)
Top-20 Speeds (single lap)
Best Lap Averages
Items of Note:
- In the beginning of practice, the drivers are practicing pit road speeds to make sure they have their dash lights dialed in properly
- Two minutes into practice there was fluid on the back stretch which brought out the red flag briefly.
- Denny Hamlin and Bubba Wallace got into each other just a touch in Turns 1 and 2 but very little damage was done or noticeable. Wallace says his car was bouncing through the front stretch.
- Jimmie Johnson says his car is very bouncy over the bumps in Turn 3. He brought it back to the garage for some adjustments. He’s typically done well on Sunday when...