Newman tops practice; Logano quickest among title hopefuls – Nascar
Ryan Newman topped the leaderboard in Friday’s first NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice at Homestead-Miami Speedway at 175.387 mph in the No. 31 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet, and Joey Logano was fastest among the Championship 4 contenders.
Reigning champion Kyle Busch, one of the four Championship 4 drivers vying for the title in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400 (2:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) was eighth on the charts at 174.514 mph, followed in ninth by his Joe Gibbs Racing teammate and title contender Carl Edwards (174.458 mph) in the No. 19 Toyota.
Coors Light Pole Qualifying is at 6:15 p.m. ET (NBCSN/NBC Sports App).