BRISTOL, Tenn. — Daniel Suarez topped the chart in first XFINITY Series practice at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The driver of the No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota was the fastest in the first practice session with a time of 15.223 and a speed of 126.046 mph. Regan Smith was second in his No. 88 JR Motorsports Chevrolet with a time of 15.255 and a speed of 125.782 mph followed by Kyle Busch who was third in his No. 18 JGR Toyota with a time of 15.263 and a speed of 125.716 mph. Austin Dillon was fourth in his No. 2 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet with a time of 15.310 and a speed of 125.330 mph while Erik Jones rounded out the top-five in his No. 20 JGR Toyota with a time of 15.346 and a speed of 125.036 mph.
Brad Keselowski was sixth in his No. 22 Team Penske Ford and Justin Allgaier was seventh in his No. 7 JRM Chevrolet. Ty Dillon was eighth in his No. 3 RCR Chevrolet. Blake Koch was ninth in his No. 11 Kaulig Racing Chevrolet as JJ Yeley rounded out the top-10 in his No. 44 TriStar Motorsports Toyota.
Busch posted the fastest 10 consecutive lap average at a speed of 124.005 mph. Suarez was second at an average speed of 123.858 mph. Jones was third at an average speed of 123.654 mph.
The XFINITY Series is back on track later today at 3:30 p.m. for final practice.N1622_PRAC1