Practice To Qualifying

Roval 400 Final Practice

Charlotte Motor Speedway

Saturday, September 28th 2:05 pm ET

50 minutes in length

Weather

85 degrees I Feels like 88 degrees I Winds at 3 mph

Penalized Drivers

No drivers were penalized this session

Top-20 Speeds (Single Lap)

Best Lap Averages

Items of Note:

  • Martin Truex Jr. blew up the engine with eight minutes gone in the session. There is oil on the track by the backstretch chicane and the spotters are saying that he blew up after missing a shift while going around what would be Turn 1 & 2 normally.
  • Drivers are taking it a bit easier in this session to protect the cars for the race.
  • There are a few drivers that have mentioned they have nearly done the same shifting error that Martin Truex Jr. did that blew the engine.
  • Kurt Busch said his car keeps flipping between tight and loose and says he’s more loose in the infield section of the track.
  • Jimmie Johnson slid...