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May 25, 2013
Saturday
2013 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Second Practice Session Speeds
Timing & Scoring

Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Time Warner Cable Chevrolet, sits in his car prior to practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Kasey Kahne, driver of the #5 Time Warner Cable Chevrolet, sits in his car prior to practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway - Photo Credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images
Saturday morning, Kasey Kahne, with a lap speed of 191.591 mph, was the quickest during the second NSCS Coca-Cola 600 practice session at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Second quickest with a lap speed of 191.435 mph, was Kurt Busch followed by his brother Kyle (190.981 mph) who was third quickest, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. (190.954) fourth and the current series points leader, Jimmie Johnson (190.355) was the fifth quickest.

Rounding out the top-ten quickest during the session were Greg Biffle (190.268) who was sixth fastest, pole-sitter Denny Hamlin (190.101) seventh, Matt Kenseth (190.007) eighth, Paul Menard (189.920) ninth and Jamie McMurray (189.747) posting the tenth quickest lap speed.

The teams will return to the track for their “Happy Hour” (final) practice session from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm (ET) this afternoon in preparation for Sunday’s race.

The 54th annual Coca-Cola 600 is set to get underway around 6:30 pm (ET) Sunday night, and FOX will begin their (pre) race television coverage at 5:30 pm (ET).

2013 NSCS Coca-Cola 600 Second Practice Session Speeds

Pos Car Driver Team Time Speed Lap # # Laps -Fastest -Next
1 5 Kasey Kahne Time Warner Cable Chevrolet 28.185 191.591 2 37 ---.--- ---.---
2 78 Kurt Busch Furniture Row Racing / Sealy Chevrolet 28.208 191.435 6 35 -0.023 -0.023
3 18 Kyle Busch M&M'sRedWhiteBlueMProveAmer Toyota 28.275 190.981 2 33 -0.09 -0.067
4 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. National Guard Chevrolet 28.279 190.954 1 29 -0.094 -0.004
5 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Patriotic Chevrolet 28.368 190.355 16 35 -0.183 -0.089
6 16 Greg Biffle Fastenal Ford 28.381 190.268 1 30 -0.196 -0.013
7 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Office Toyota 28.406 190.101 2 26 -0.221 -0.025
8 20 Matt Kenseth Home Depot / Husky Toyota 28.42 190.007 2 30 -0.235 -0.014
9 27 Paul Menard Menards / Serta Chevrolet 28.433 189.92 2 35 -0.248 -0.013
10 1 Jamie McMurray Bad Boy Buggies Chevrolet 28.459 189.747 1 36 -0.274 -0.026
11 56 Martin Truex Jr. NAPA Auto Parts Toyota 28.473 189.653 2 30 -0.288 -0.014
12 29 Kevin Harvick Budweiser Folds of Honor Chevrolet 28.474 189.647 2 35 -0.289 -0.001
13 2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Ford 28.477 189.627 4 28 -0.292 -0.003
14 24 Jeff Gordon Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet 28.484 189.58 4 27 -0.299 -0.007
15 15 Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy Toyota 28.505 189.44 2 32 -0.32 -0.021
16 13 Casey Mears GEICO Ford 28.518 189.354 2 24 -0.333 -0.013
17 22 Joey Logano Pennzoil Shell Ford 28.544 189.182 25 36 -0.359 -0.026
18 39 Ryan Newman Quicken Loans Chevrolet 28.551 189.135 3 30 -0.366 -0.007
19 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevrolet 28.564 189.049 1 27 -0.379 -0.013
20 9 Marcos Ambrose DeWalt Ford 28.569 189.016 2 21 -0.384 -0.005
21 43 Aric Almirola US Air Force Ford 28.58 188.943 1 25 -0.395 -0.011
22 38 David Gilliland Long John Silver's Ford 28.59 188.877 1 29 -0.405 -0.01
23 14 Tony Stewart Bass Pro Shops / Mobil 1 Chevrolet 28.592 188.864 5 36 -0.407 -0.002
24 55 Mark Martin Aaron's Dream Machine Toyota 28.605 188.778 1 28 -0.42 -0.013
25 10 Danica Patrick # GoDaddy.com Chevrolet 28.623 188.659 2 10 -0.438 -0.018
26 99 Carl Edwards Fastenal Ford 28.645 188.515 20 27 -0.46 -0.022
27 51 Regan Smith(i) Hendrickcars.com Chevrolet 28.674 188.324 3 22 -0.489 -0.029
28 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. # Fastenal Ford 28.715 188.055 2 19 -0.53 -0.041
29 98 Michael McDowell Hyde Park Storage Suites Ford 28.75 187.826 1 16 -0.565 -0.035
30 7 Dave Blaney SANY Chevrolet 28.766 187.722 8 22 -0.581 -0.016
31 21 Trevor Bayne Motorcraft / Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford 28.788 187.578 6 24 -0.603 -0.022
32 31 Jeff Burton Cheerios Chevrolet 28.803 187.48 7 30 -0.618 -0.015
33 93 Travis Kvapil Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota 28.825 187.337 2 22 -0.64 -0.022
34 95 Scott Speed Leavine Family Racing Ford 28.862 187.097 3 10 -0.677 -0.037
35 34 David Ragan Dockside Logistics Ford 29.021 186.072 1 24 -0.836 -0.159
36 47 Bobby Labonte Bush's Grillin' Beans Toyota 29.022 186.066 1 25 -0.837 -0.001
37 83 David Reutimann Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota 29.023 186.059 2 16 -0.838 -0.001
38 30 David Stremme Lean 1 / Swan Energy Toyota 29.026 186.04 2 18 -0.841 -0.003
39 36 JJ Yeley World Trade Barter Solutions Chevrolet 29.155 185.217 6 16 -0.97 -0.129
40 32 Timmy Hill # OXY Water Ford 29.229 184.748 10 27 -1.044 -0.074
41 33 Landon Cassill(i) ShopBicycleCards.com/LittleJoe'sAutos Chev 29.261 184.546 6 9 -1.076 -0.032
42 87 Joe Nemechek(i) NEMCO Motorsports Toyota 29.387 183.755 7 11 -1.202 -0.126
43 35 Josh Wise(i) MDS Transport Ford 29.533 182.846 11 18 -1.348 -0.146

(i) Ineligible for Driver Points in this Series
# Denotes Rookie
* Required to Qualify on Time

Source: Timing and Scoring provided by NASCARMedia/NASCAR Statistics




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