Jimmie Johnson fastest in opening MENCS at Texas, practice speeds

Jimmie Johnson and his Hendrick Motorsports teammates took over the speed charts in the opening Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice at Texas Speedway.

Johnson was joined by Alex Bowman who was second fastest and William Byron was fourth. They were joined in the top five by Joey Logano (third) and Brad Keselowski (fifth). Michasel McDowell was sixth fastest whiel the fastest Toyota was Chris Buescher in seventh. Kurt Busch, Bubba Wallace and Ty Dillon rounded out the top-ten.

MENCS Opening Practice Texas

RaceRank No Driver BestLapTime BestSpeed BestLap Laps
1 48 Jimmie Johnson 28.459 189.747 5 8
2 88 Alex Bowman 28.668 188.363 5 8
3 22 Joey Logano 28.696 188.18 8 8
4 24 William Byron 28.696 188.18 10 10
5 2 Brad Keselowski 28.701 188.147 5 8
6 34 Michael McDowell 28.701 188.147 11 11
7 37 Chris Buescher 28.791 187.559 10 10
8 1 Kurt Busch 28.82 187.37 2 8
9 43 Bubba Wallace 28.835 187.272 11 11
10 13 Ty Dillon 28.849 187.182 2 11
11 8 Daniel Hemric # 28.86 187.11 7 9
12 3 Austin Dillon 28.868 187.058 9 9
13 21 Paul Menard 28.872 187.032 7 10
14 12 Ryan Blaney 28.874 187.019 2 5
15 11 Denny Hamlin 28.889 186.922 5 8
16 41 Daniel Suarez 28.894 186.89 5 8
17 38 David Ragan 28.905 186.819 8 10
18 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. 28.918 186.735 4 6
19 14 Clint Bowyer 28.934 186.632 8 8
20 9 Chase Elliott 28.94 186.593 2 5
21 47 Ryan Preece # 28.953 186.509 8 11
22 20 Erik Jones 28.956 186.49 4 8
23 4 Kevin Harvick 28.957 186.483 5 8
24 19 Martin Truex Jr. 28.972 186.387 8 8
25 6 Ryan Newman 29.028 186.027 9 9
26 10 Aric Almirola 29.043 185.931 4 10
27 00 Landon Cassill 29.067 185.778 11 11
28 42 Kyle Larson 29.068 185.771 8 8
29 36 Matt Tifft # 29.071 185.752 8 10
30 95 Matt DiBenedetto 29.097 185.586 7 7
31 18 Kyle Busch 29.116 185.465 2 8
32 32 Corey LaJoie 29.266 184.514 7 10
33 *96 Parker Kligerman(i) 29.271 184.483 5 11
34 15 Ross Chastain(i) 29.628 182.26 2 2
35 52 Bayley Currey(i) 30.058 179.653 9 9
36 51 BJ McLeod(i) 30.064 179.617 5 5
37 *27 Reed Sorenson 30.098 179.414 6 6
38 77 Garrett Smithley(i) 30.309 178.165 1 1
39 *66 Timmy Hill(i) 31.121 173.516 6 6

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