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Jun 21, 2013
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2013 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Final Practice Session Speeds
Timing & Scoring

Clint Bowyer, driver of the #15 5-hour Energy Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma on June 24, 2012 in Sonoma, California. - Photo Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Clint Bowyer, driver of the #15 5-hour Energy Toyota, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma on June 24, 2012 in Sonoma, California. - Photo Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
The defending 2012 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 winner, Clint Bowyer, with a lap speed of 94.556 mph, showed the fastest way around Sonoma Raceway this year during the final practice session.

Jamie McMurray, with a lap speed of 94.422 mph, was second fastest, and he was followed by Kyle Busch (94.380 mph) who was third fastest, Carl Edwards (94.329 mph) fourth and Juan Pablo Montoya (94.262 mph) was fifth fastest.

Last week’s Michigan winner, Greg Biffle (94.251 mph) posted the sixth fastest lap speed, while Kurt Busch (94.191 mph) was seventh fastest, Marcos Ambrose (94.116) eighth, Joey Logano (94.073) ninth and Jeff Gordon (94.060) rounds out the top-ten fastest during the “Happy Hour” (final) practice session.

The teams return Saturday afternoon at 2:05 pm (ET) for qualifying to determine the starting lineup for the 25th Annual Toyota/Save Mart 350, which is scheduled to get started around 3:15 pm (ET). Television coverage will be provided by TNT beginning with their 2:00 pm (ET) Countdown to Green pre-race show.

2013 NSCS Toyota/Save Mart 350 Final Practice Session Speeds

Pos Car Driver Team Time Speed Lap # # Laps -Fastest -Next
1 15 Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy Toyota 75.765 94.556 4 16 ---.--- ---.---
2 1 Jamie McMurray Cessna Chevrolet 75.872 94.422 20 20 -0.107 -0.107
3 18 Kyle Busch M&M's Toyota 75.906 94.38 19 20 -0.141 -0.034
4 99 Carl Edwards Aflac Ford 75.947 94.329 15 15 -0.182 -0.041
5 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevrolet 76.001 94.262 23 33 -0.236 -0.054
6 16 Greg Biffle 3M Ford 76.01 94.251 7 17 -0.245 -0.009
7 78 Kurt Busch Furniture Row Racing / Sealy Chevrolet 76.058 94.191 1 15 -0.293 -0.048
8 9 Marcos Ambrose Stanley Ford 76.119 94.116 1 21 -0.354 -0.061
9 22 Joey Logano Shell Pennzoil Ford 76.154 94.073 16 17 -0.389 -0.035
10 24 Jeff Gordon Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet 76.164 94.06 3 11 -0.399 -0.01
11 56 Martin Truex Jr. NAPA Auto Parts Toyota 76.238 93.969 12 15 -0.473 -0.074
12 13 Casey Mears GEICO Ford 76.378 93.797 19 22 -0.613 -0.14
13 20 Matt Kenseth Home Depot / Husky Toyota 76.499 93.648 1 19 -0.734 -0.121
14 29 Kevin Harvick Rheem Chevrolet 76.573 93.558 4 16 -0.808 -0.074
15 2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Ford 76.654 93.459 23 23 -0.889 -0.081
16 14 Tony Stewart Mobil 1 / Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet 76.777 93.309 20 25 -1.012 -0.123
17 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Freight Toyota 76.781 93.304 1 19 -1.016 -0.004
18 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe's Chevrolet 76.864 93.204 19 29 -1.099 -0.083
19 43 Aric Almirola Farmland Ford 76.912 93.145 19 27 -1.147 -0.048
20 32 Boris Said Hendrickcars.com Ford 76.957 93.091 1 26 -1.192 -0.045
21 47 Bobby Labonte Kingsford Toyota 76.983 93.06 2 24 -1.218 -0.026
22 55 Jason Bowles(i) RKMotorsCharlotte.com Toyota 77.011 93.026 7 7 -1.246 -0.028
23 38 David Gilliland Long John Silver's Ford 77.046 92.983 3 16 -1.281 -0.035
24 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. National Guard Chevrolet 77.109 92.907 4 18 -1.344 -0.063
25 5 Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance Chevrolet 77.114 92.901 10 22 -1.349 -0.005
26 34 David Ragan Taco Bell Ford 77.114 92.901 19 19 -1.349 0
27 33 Ron Fellows Canadian Tire Chevrolet 77.163 92.842 9 9 -1.398 -0.049
28 27 Paul Menard Menards / MOEN Chevrolet 77.168 92.836 8 16 -1.403 -0.005
29 51 Jacques Villeneuve Tag Heuer Avant-Garde Eyewear 77.234 92.757 12 13 -1.469 -0.066
30 31 Jeff Burton Utility Trailers Chevrolet 77.522 92.413 15 15 -1.757 -0.288
31 7 Justin Marks GoPro Chevrolet 77.557 92.371 19 19 -1.792 -0.035
32 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. # Ford EcoBoost Ford 77.64 92.272 17 17 -1.875 -0.083
33 30 David Stremme Lean 1 / Raley's / Swan Energy Toyota 77.681 92.223 19 19 -1.916 -0.041
34 93 Travis Kvapil Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota 77.729 92.166 19 20 -1.964 -0.048
35 10 Danica Patrick # GoDaddy.com Chevrolet 77.947 91.909 15 18 -2.182 -0.218
36 39 Ryan Newman HAAS Automation 30th Anniversary Chevrolet 77.986 91.863 1 23 -2.221 -0.039
37 35 Josh Wise(i) MDS Transport Ford 78.25 91.553 5 18 -2.485 -0.264
38 83 David Reutimann Burger King / Dr Pepper Toyota 78.376 91.406 15 20 -2.611 -0.126
39 19 Alex Kennedy MediaMaster Toyota 78.571 91.179 12 16 -2.806 -0.195
40 36 Victor Gonzalez Jr. IMCA Dominican Republic Chevrolet 78.628 91.113 3 27 -2.863 -0.057
41 52 Paulie Harraka(i) Hasa Pool Products Ford 78.871 90.832 5 7 -3.106 -0.243
42 87 Tomy Drissi TheWolverineMovie.Com Toyota 80.755 88.713 2 9 -4.99 -1.884

(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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