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Jamie McMurray fastest in first Sprint Cup practice at Talladega

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 - Practice

TALLADEGA, AL - APRIL 29: Jamie McMurray, driver of the #1 McDonald’s Chevrolet, practices for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway on April 29, 2016 in Talladega, Alabama. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

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Jamie McMurray was the fastest in the Sprint Cup Series’ first practice for the GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.

McMurray, whose last Sprint Cup points win came at Talladega in 2013, put up a speed of 199.737 mph. He was followed by Daytona 500 pole-sitter Chase Elliott at 199.729 mph.

The top five was completed by Kurt Busch Danica Patrick and Trevor Bayne.

There were no accidents in the practice session.

Speed Chart

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