Larson paces first practice at Las Vegas

By Dominic Aragon

Mar. 2, 2018

LAS VEGAS—Kyle Larson topped opening practice Friday for the Pennzoil 400 presented by Jiffy Lube at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

Running a total of three laps, Larson posted a time of 28.323 seconds with a speed of 190.658.

Kevin Harvick was second, Paul Menard was third, Kyle Busch was fourth and Rookie-of-the-Year contender William Byron was fifth.

All 37 entered drivers posted time trials in the practice session.

The Pennzoil 400 is the third race of season for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Race coverage will be on FOX Sunday at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.

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