Kyle Larson fastest in opening practice at Las Vegas


Kyle Larson posted the fastest lap in the first practice session for Sunday’s Pennzoil 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Larson ran five laps at the 1.5-mile track with his third lap being the fastest at 190.658 mph for a time of 28.323. Kevin Harvick, last week’s winner at Atlanta, was second with Paul Menard, Kyle Busch and William Byron rounding out the top-five.

Weekend Schedule: 2018 LVMS weekend schedule

The full practice times and speeds for all 37 cars entered into the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series event at Las Vegas Motor Speedway can be found below.

MENCS Practice No. 1



RaceRank No Driver BestLapTime BestSpeed
1 42 Kyle Larson 28.323 190.658
2 4 Kevin Harvick 28.36 190.409
3 21 Paul Menard 28.366 190.369
4 18 Kyle Busch 28.37 190.342
5 24 William Byron # 28.379 190.282
6 20 Erik Jones 28.402 190.127
7 2 Brad Keselowski 28.505 189.44
8 12 Ryan Blaney 28.518 189.354
9 9 Chase Elliott 28.542 189.195
10 11 Denny Hamlin 28.547 189.162
11 78 Martin Truex Jr. 28.555 189.109
12 19 Daniel Suarez 28.577 188.963
13 1 Jamie McMurray 28.609 188.752
14 22 Joey Logano 28.617 188.699
15 14 Clint Bowyer 28.617 188.699
16 34 Michael McDowell 28.656 188.442
17 31 Ryan Newman 28.661 188.409
18 41 Kurt Busch 28.689 188.225
19 48 Jimmie Johnson 28.707 188.107
20 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 28.721 188.016
21 88 Alex Bowman 28.793 187.546
22 38 David Ragan 28.83 187.305
23 37 Chris Buescher 28.84 187.24
24 10 Aric Almirola 28.842 187.227
25 95 Kasey Kahne 28.865 187.078
26 43 Darrell Wallace Jr. # 28.879 186.987
27 3 Austin Dillon 28.88 186.981
28 47 AJ Allmendinger 28.924 186.696
29 13 Ty Dillon 29.043 185.931
30 6 Trevor Bayne 29.054 185.861
31 51 Cole Custer(i) 29.184 185.033
32 32 Matt DiBenedetto 29.277 184.445
33 72 Cole Whitt 30.383 177.731
34 15 Ross Chastain(i) 30.606 176.436
35 23 Gray Gaulding Jr. 30.639 176.246
36 00 Jeffrey Earnhardt 30.906 174.723
37 *55 Joey Gase(i) 32.102 168.214

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