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Ford power: Keselowski, Logano turn in top speeds in Friday Sprint Cup practice at Las Vegas

Kobalt 400 - Practice

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 06: Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Pennzoil Platinum Ford, speaks with Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, in the garage during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 6, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)

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Fords and Chevrolets ruled Friday’s first Sprint Cup practice at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, while Toyotas struggled.

Ford drivers and Team Penske teammates Brad Keselowski (195.327 mph) and Joey Logano (195.263) were fastest on the speed chart.

Eight Chevys followed: Kurt Busch (195.235), Paul Menard (194.496), Brian Vickers (194.398, subbing for the injured Tony Stewart), Kasey Kahne (194.189), Kevin Harvick (194.126), Atlanta winner Jimmie Johnson (194.126), Chase Elliott (194.105) and Ryan Newman (193.952).

The fastest Toyota was Matt Kenseth, who was 11th fastest at 193.882 mph.

Up next for the Sprint Cup regulars: Qualifying for Sunday’s Kobalt 400 race will take place at 7:45 p.m. ET tonight.

Here’s how the practice session played out:

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