Kevin Harvick fastest in final Cup practice in Phoenix
Kevin Harvick was fastest in the final Cup Series practice at Phoenix Raceway Saturday.
The eight-time winner at Phoenix was fastest in both of Saturday’s practice sessions.
Harvick topped the speed chart at 134.973 mph.
He was followed by Kyle Busch (134.333), Kasey Kahne (143.328), Martin Truex Jr. (134.313) and Clint Bowyer (134.263).
Harvick, Busch and Truex are among the eight remaining playoff drivers.
Here’s where the remaining playoff drivers placed on the chart:
6th - Jimmie Johnson (134.208)
8th - Denny Hamlin (134.093)
9th - Brad Keselowski (133.879)
10th - Ryan Blaney (133.814)
17th - Chase Elliott (133.333)
Johnson had the best 10-lap average at 133.549 mph. He was followed by Busch (133.548), Hamlin (133.344) and Truex (133.322).