Kevin Harvick had the fastest lap in final Cup practice Friday at Michigan International Speedway, as Stewart-Haas Racing took four of the top five spots.
Cars ran in groups at times during the session. The draft is expected to play a role in Sunday’s race.
Suarez had the best average over 10 consecutive laps at 187.273 mph. He was followed by Almirola (187.213 mph) and Erik Jones (187.008).
Suarez had the day’s best lap at 188.882 mph, set in the first practice.
Qualifying will be at 12:05 p.m. ET Saturday.