Ryan Blaney tops 202 mph to lead Cup practice at Michigan

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BROOKLYN, Mich. — Ryan Blaney topped the field with a lap of 202.617 mph in Friday’s Cup practice at Michigan International Speedway.

Nine drivers ran a lap above 200 mph.

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Blaney was followed by Kyle Busch (201.935 mph), Brad Keselowski (201.867), Kevin Harvick (201.478) and Chase Elliott (201.134).

Also over 200 mph were: Kurt Busch (200.630), Clint Bowyer (200.568), Paul Menard (200.312) and Aric Almirola (200.128).

Martin Truex Jr., who won last weekend at Pocono, was 11th on the speed chart with a lap of 199.861 mph.

Kyle Larson, who is seeking his fourth consecutive Michigan win, was 16th on the speed chart with a lap of 199.242 mph.

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