A Riverside, Calif. native, Josh Wise, says the wide and weathered two-mile Auto Club Speedway puts a lot more racing in the driver's hands than other tracks.
Kyle Busch posted the fastest single lap in final practice for the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway with a speed of 128.563 mph.
Kasey Kahne posted the second-quickest time in Bristol practice with a speed of 126.863 mph.
Erik Jones posted the quickest 10-lap average in Saturday morning’s session with a speed of 121.178 mph from his laps 24 through 33.
Harrison Burton, who finished seventh in NASCAR K&N Pro Series East championship points last year, will start on the pole for today's Zombie Auto 125 after the lineup was set according to the rule book (qualifying rained out).
Chris Buescher spun early in final practice for the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway and did significant damage to the right rear of his Chevrolet.
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regular Kyle Larson, driving the No. 42 ENEOS Chevrolet Camaro, won the Coors Light Pole Award for today's NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) Fitzgerald Glider Kits 300 with a lap of 127.988 mph.
Kyle Busch posted the fastest single lap in Saturday morning’s practice session for the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway with a speed of 128.865.
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. spun into the wall midway through Saturday morning’s practice session and did fairly significant damage to his Ford.
Kyle Larson spun with 10 minutes remaining in the Saturday morning practice session and made slight contact with the wall.
With rain soaking the track earlier on Friday, NASCAR made the decision early to cancel qualification in order to give the drivers more time to practice.
Erik Jones posted the single fastest lap in practice for the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway with a speed of 127.843 mph.