Harvick leads final practice at ISM Raceway

By Dominic Aragon

March 10, 2018

AVONDALE, Ariz—Kevin Harvick paced the field in Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series final practice for the Ticket Guardian 500 at ISM Raceway Saturday.

Harvick ran a total of 47 laps in the 50-minute practice session, posting the fastest lap at 26.757 seconds (134.544 mph).

Jamie McMurray finished second, Martin Truex Jr. was third, Aric Almirola placed fourth and Alex Bowman rounded out the top five.

Defending race winner Ryan Newman finished practice 15th fastest.

Joey Logano, who finished practice 18th fastest, ran the most laps among the competition at 67.

Jeffrey Earnhardt was the only driver to not practice in the happy hour session.

The Ticket Guardian 500 will run Sunday on FOX at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.


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