Practice To Qualifying

Final Practice for AAA Texas 500

Texas Motor Speedway

Friday, November 1 5:05 pm ET

50 minutes in length


A tad cooler than the first session but still 12 mph winds

Penalized Drivers

No drivers were penalized for this session.

Top-20 Speeds (Single Lap)

Best Lap Averages

Items of Note:

  • Ryan Blaney started in Q trim in this session and made a couple lap run before heading back to the garage.
  • Kevin Harvick has gotten the most points at 1.5-mile tracks this season so far which bodes well for him making a playoff push the next two races.
  • Martin Truex Jr. was feeling a vibration in his car the last time out on the track and the team is trying to diagnose the issue.
  • Ryan Newman was testing the outside groove early in this session and was able to pass a couple of cars on the outside.
  • Seven minutes into the session there was a pack of about six cars racing in a loosely formed group...