Through Qualifying

Final Practice for Auto Club 400

Auto Club Speedway

Friday, February 28, 5:35 pm ET

50 minutes in length


83 degrees with 5 mph wind and 8% humidity

Penalized Drivers

Chase Elliott 15 minutes at the end of practice

Top-20 Speeds (single-lap speeds)

Best Lap Averages


Items of Note:

  • Early in practice Ryan Blaney took the fastest lap right from the jump

  • Alex Bowman has looked very sporty in both practices to this point but the backend is still getting loose when going over bumps

  • It appears that early in this session, the higher line is faster around the track in the early runs.

  • Most drivers are are making long runs in this practice

  • Chase Elliott said his car is completely different this practice than it was last session and he is having trouble keeping the car on the right side like he wants to.

  • Kyle Busch hit the bumps wrong and brushed the wall and...