Kurt Busch fastest in first Cup practice at Bristol, full speed chart

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Kurt Busch turned in the fastest lap at Bristol Motor Speedway in the opening practice for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at the 0.533 mile track.

The driver of the No. 41 Chevrolet SS bested Jeff Gordon, Denny Hamlin, Carl Edwards and Marcos Ambrose.

Qualifying for the Food City 500 is set to get underway at 4:40 pm ET.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series First Practice Speeds at Bristol

RaceRank No Driver BestLapTime BestSpeed BestLap Laps
1 41 Kurt Busch 14.784 129.789 36 36
2 24 Jeff Gordon 14.826 129.421 29 32
3 11 Denny Hamlin 14.834 129.351 25 26
4 99 Carl Edwards 14.838 129.317 22 29
5 9 Marcos Ambrose 14.847 129.238 30 31
6 2 Brad Keselowski 14.851 129.203 38 42
7 31 Ryan Newman 14.9 128.779 24 28
8 13 Casey Mears 14.922 128.589 26 27
9 78 Martin Truex Jr. 14.941 128.425 33 35
10 22 Joey Logano 14.942 128.417 42 47
11 4 Kevin Harvick 14.942 128.417 26 26
12 27 Paul Menard 14.958 128.279 30 31
13 43 Aric Almirola 14.961 128.253 41 42
14 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 14.971 128.168 36 36
15 95 Michael McDowell 14.977 128.116 14 17
16 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 14.987 128.031 24 26
17 47 AJ Allmendinger 15 127.92 30 31
18 5 Kasey Kahne 15.029 127.673 31 31
19 18 Kyle Busch 15.04 127.58 14 18
20 15 Clint Bowyer 15.042 127.563 40 43
21 40 Landon Cassill(i) 15.046 127.529 21 25
22 38 David Gilliland 15.051 127.487 39 41
23 3 Austin Dillon # 15.053 127.47 38 38
24 26 Cole Whitt # 15.053 127.47 20 27
25 55 Brian Vickers 15.065 127.368 42 44
26 1 Jamie McMurray 15.071 127.317 37 37
27 48 Jimmie Johnson 15.079 127.25 49 50
28 16 Greg Biffle 15.085 127.199 22 22
29 42 Kyle Larson # 15.101 127.064 43 49
30 20 Matt Kenseth 15.104 127.039 33 34
31 34 David Ragan 15.122 126.888 41 43
32 14 Tony Stewart 15.127 126.846 27 31
33 7 Michael Annett # 15.129 126.829 24 26
34 10 Danica Patrick 15.169 126.495 24 24
35 23 Alex Bowman # 15.171 126.478 25 40
36 77 Dave Blaney 15.172 126.47 23 25
37 35 David Reutimann 15.188 126.337 19 20
38 98 Josh Wise 15.227 126.013 21 21
39 32 Travis Kvapil 15.23 125.988 23 31
40 83 Ryan Truex # 15.341 125.077 26 42
41 36 Reed Sorenson 15.42 124.436 18 21
42 66 Joe Nemechek(i) 15.492 123.857 18 19
43 30 Parker Kligerman # 15.562 123.3 8 8
44 33 Timmy Hill 16.123 119.01 20 33
45 51 Justin Allgaier # 0 0 0 0

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