Rookie Erik Jones continues to show speed at Richmond, leading second practice

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RICHMOND, Va. — Rookie Erik Jones led the first of two Cup practices Saturday at Richmond International Raceway.

The Furniture Row Racing driver turned a 120.714-mph lap in his No. 77 Toyota during the 55-minute session, leading Kevin Harvick, Paul Menard, Chris Buescher and Martin Truex Jr.

Jones also was fast in Friday’s opening practice on the 0.75-mile oval, ranking second to teammate Truex.

The final practice for Sunday’s Toyota Owners 400 is from 11:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.

Click here for the speeds from Saturday’s first Cup practice.