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Erik Jones paces second Xfinity practice at Kentucky

NASCAR XFINITY Series Menards 250 - Practice

BROOKLYN, MI - JUNE 10: Erik Jones, driver of the #20 Reser’s Fine Foods Toyota, sits in his car during practice for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Menards 250 at Michigan International Speedway on June 10, 2016 in Brooklyn, Michigan. (Photo by Jerry Markland/Getty Images )

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Erik Jones was fastest in the second of four Xfinity Series practices on Thursday afternoon at Kentucky Speedway with a lap of 186.245 mph. His Joe Gibbs Racing teammates, Daniel Suarez (184.634) and Kyle Busch (184.357), clocked in second and third fastest, respectively. Defending race winner Brad Keselowski (183.206) and Austin Dillon (183.200) completed the top five.

After hitting the wall in opening practice, Brendan Gaughan got on track in his backup car and was 16th fastest.

Gaughan’s Richard Childress Racing teammate, Brandon Jones, hit the Turn 3 wall early in the second practice and also will move to a backup car.

.@BrandonJonesRac talks about getting back on the track @KYSpeedway #NASCARonNBCSN

— NASCAR on NBCSN (@NASCARonNBC) July 7, 2016

Here are the speeds from the second practice:
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