Logano fastest in final practice for the Food City 500

Joey Logano
Joey Logano

Joey Logano paced the final Cup practice Saturday for the Food City 500.

The Team Penske driver turned a 128.830 mph lap (14.894 seconds) on the 0.533-mile oval.

Jimmie Johnson was second, followed by Austin Dillon, Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch.

Logano has two victories at Bristol, most recently on Aug. 22, 2015.

Chase Elliott, who will start from the pole position Sunday, was 16th fastest after brushing the wall in practice.

Final Practice Results

Pos No. Driver Team Time Speed Behind Gap
1 22 Joey Logano Autotrader Ford 14.894 128.830 —.— —.—
2 48 Jimmie Johnson Ally Chevrolet 14.924 128.571 -0.030 -0.030
3 3 Austin Dillon Symbicort Chevrolet 14.925 128.563 -0.031 -0.001
4 4 Kevin Harvick Hunt Brothers Pizza Ford 14.935 128.477 -0.041 -0.010
5 18 Kyle Busch Skittles Toyota 14.969 128.185 -0.075 -0.034
6 95 Matt DiBenedetto LFR Pro League Toyota 14.976 128.125 -0.082 -0.007
7 19 Martin Truex Jr. Auto Owners Insurance Toyota 14.993 127.980 -0.099 -0.017
8 6 Ryan Newman Wyndham Rewards Ford 14.995 127.963 -0.101 -0.002
9 41 Daniel Suarez Haas Automation Ford 14.997 127.946 -0.103 -0.002
10 12 Ryan Blaney PPG Ford 15.008 127.852 -0.114 -0.011
11 20 Erik Jones CRAFTSMAN Racing for a Miracle Toyota 15.016 127.784 -0.122 -0.008
12 21 Paul Menard Menards/Sylvania Ford 15.020 127.750 -0.126 -0.004
13 14 Clint Bowyer Haas Automation Ford 15.027 127.690 -0.133 -0.007
14 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight Toyota 15.036 127.614 -0.142 -0.009
15 2 Brad Keselowski Discount Tire Ford 15.040 127.580 -0.146 -0.004
16 9 Chase Elliott NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet 15.046 127.529 -0.152 -0.006
17 47 Ryan Preece # Kroger Chevrolet 15.047 127.520 -0.153 -0.001
18 88 Alex Bowman Nationwide Chevrolet 15.053 127.470 -0.159 -0.006
19 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. SunnyD Ford 15.061 127.402 -0.167 -0.008
20 8 Daniel Hemric # Caterpillar/Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet 15.065 127.368 -0.171 -0.004
21 10 Aric Almirola SHAZAM /Smithfield Ford 15.081 127.233 -0.187 -0.016
22 42 Kyle Larson Credit One Bank Chevrolet 15.090 127.157 -0.196 -0.009
23 37 Chris Buescher Bush's Beans Chevrolet 15.092 127.140 -0.198 -0.002
24 1 Kurt Busch Monster Energy Chevrolet 15.092 127.140 -0.198 -0.000
25 13 Ty Dillon GEICO Chevrolet 15.097 127.098 -0.203 -0.005
26 36 Matt Tifft # Surface Sunscreen/Tunity Ford 15.106 127.022 -0.212 -0.009
27 24 William Byron Axalta Chevrolet 15.114 126.955 -0.220 -0.008
28 32 Corey LaJoie DUDE Wipes Ford 15.160 126.570 -0.266 -0.046
29 34 Michael McDowell Love's Travel Stops Ford 15.166 126.520 -0.272 -0.006
30 38 David Ragan MDS Transport Ford 15.200 126.237 -0.306 -0.034
31 43 Bubba Wallace Blue-Emu Chevrolet 15.207 126.179 -0.313 -0.007
32 00 Landon Cassill StarCom Fiber Chevrolet 15.244 125.872 -0.350 -0.037
33 51 Gray Gaulding(i) Jacob Companies Ford 15.446 124.226 -0.552 -0.202
34 52 Bayley Currey # Belmont Classic Cars Chevrolet 15.467 124.058 -0.573 -0.021
35 *66 Timmy Hill(i) Toyota 15.947 120.324 -1.053 -0.480

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