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Martin Truex Jr. to backup car after incident in Sprint Cup practice

Michigan International Speedway - Day 1

Michigan International Speedway - Day 1

Jerry Markland

Martin Truex Jr.'s team confirmed that he’ll go to a backup car after hitting the wall in Friday’s first practice at Bristol Motor Speedway.

Truex’s car suffered a broken left control arm.

Truex finished 27th on the speed chart for practice. Kyle Larson was the fastest.

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