In this video from Mobile 1, drivers from multiple racing disciplines talk about their relationships with Tony Stewart and his impact on the sport. Kevin Harvick, Danica Patrick, AJ Allmendinger, Formula One’s Jenson Button and a driver for Tony Stewart Racing share their thoughts on “Smoke” before he retires from Sprint Cup competition after this weekend’s Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
CONCORD, N.C. — Kyle Larson topped the final practice session for Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 with a speed at 186.400 mph.
The Cup points leader, Larson will start 39th in the race because his No. 42 Chevrolet didn’t clear inspection in time to qualify.
Jimmie Johnson recorded the most laps in the session with 47.
Jamie McMurray had the best 10-lap average at 180.914 mph.
The session was stopped for a caution once after Brad Keselowski spun exiting Turn 4.
CONCORD, N.C. — Justin Allgaier won the pole for the Xfinity Series’ Hisense 4K TV 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
With a speed at 182.488 mph, Allgaier earned his fifth Xfinity pole and his first since the March 2013 race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Allgaier is joined on the front row by Austin Dillon (181.519).
Christopher Bell will start seventh in his first Xfinity race.
CONCORD, N.C. — Ryan Blaney posted the top speed in the second practice session for the Coca-Cola 600.
Blaney’s No. 21 Ford produced a speed of 188.055 mph Saturday morning around Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Kyle Busch recorded the most laps in the session with 48.
CONCORD, N.C. — Eight Cup teams were held 15 minutes during Coca-Cola 600 practice today for failing pre-qualifying inspection on Thursday
Buescher’s team also loses pit selection for Sunday’s race because it failed inspection three times.
Larson and LaJoie’s loss of practice time comes after neither qualified Thuraday because their cars didn’t clear inspection in time.