Kurt Busch records fastest lap in opening Cup practice at Kentucky

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SPARTA, Ky. – Kurt Busch posted the fastest lap in the opening Cup practice session Friday at Kentucky Speedway.

Busch led the way with a lap of 183.742 mph. He was followed by Aric Almirola (183.542 mph), Daniel Suarez (183.100), Jimmie Johnson (182.722) and Kyle Busch (182.549).

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Chase Elliott ran the most laps in the session at 51. He was 14th on the speed chart with a top lap of 181.165 mph.

There were no incidents in the 50-minute session.

Final Cup practice is scheduled to be held from 1:35 – 2:25 p.m. ET on NBCSN.