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Martin Truex Jr., Kevin Harvick miss practice time at Martinsville

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400 - Practice

KANSAS CITY, KANSAS - OCTOBER 18: Kevin Harvick, driver of the #4 Jimmy John’s 3 Dollar Little John Ford, waits in the garage during practice for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Hollywood Casino 400 at Kansas Speedway on October 18, 2019 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

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Because of inspection failures, two championship contenders were docked time Saturday in the first practice session of the Cup weekend at Martinsville Speedway.

Kevin Harvick will miss the final 30 minutes of practice for failing inspection three times at Kansas Speedway. Harvick failed to make a qualifying attempt for the Oct. 20 race because of the failures.

Martin Truex Jr. will miss the final 15 minutes of practice after failing inspection twice at Kansas.

The 50-minute practice at Martinsville will begin at 9:05 a.m. ET. There will be another 50-minute practice at noon ET. Qualifying for Sunday’s race will begin at 4:35 p.m. ET.