Kyle Busch topped the chart in the final Sprint Cup Series practice at Pocono Raceway.
The driver of the No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota was the fastest in the final practice session in preparation for this weekend’s Sprint Cup Axalta ‘We Paint Winners’ 400 with a time of 50.876 and a speed of 176.901 mph. Kurt Busch was second in his No. 41 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet with a time of 50.905 and a speed of 176.800 mph. Jimmie Johnson was third in his No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet with a time of 50.931 and a speed of 176.710 mph. Martin Truex Jr. was fourth in his No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota with a time of 51.052 and a speed of 176.291 mph. Kevin Harvick, who is currently the series points leader, rounded out the top-five in his No. 4 SHR Chevrolet with a time of 51.100 and a speed of 176.125 mph.
Brad Keselowski, the pole-sitter for Sunday’s race, was sixth in his No. 2 Team Penske Ford. Joey Logano was seventh in his No. 22 Ford. Matt Kenseth was eighth in his No. 20 JGR Toyota followed by Ryan Blaney in ninth driving his No. 21 Wood Brothers Racing Ford. AJ Allmendinger rounded out the top-10 in his No. 47 JTG Daugherty Racing Chevrolet.
Kyle Busch posted the fastest 10 consecutive lap average at a speed of 175.024 mph. Harvick was second at an average speed of 174.549 mph. Kurt Busch was third at an average speed of 174.375 mph.C1614_PRACFINAL