Sam Hornish Jr. fastest in first Xfinity practice at Iowa

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A little over a month after winning in his first NASCAR start of the year, Sam Hornish Jr. has returned to Iowa Speedway and pick up where he left off.

Hornish, driving the No. 2 Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing, was fastest in the first of two Xfinity Series practice sessions at Iowa. Hornish posted a speed of 132.214 mph.

The top five was filled out by Ty Dillon (131.667), Daniel Suarez (131.332). Elliott Sadler (131.261) and Darrell Wallace Jr. (131.168).

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