Ray Black II fastest in second Xfinity practice, just 16 cars take part
Ray Black II was fastest in Thursday’s second and final Xfinity practice session for Friday’s Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway.
Black covered the 2.5-mile tri-oval with a top speed of 182.035 mph, followed by Jeremy Clements (181.951), JJ Yeley (181.682), Blake Koch (181.642) and Timmy Hill (181.477).
Sixth through 10th were Harrison Rhodes (180.122), Scott Lagasse Jr. (179.928), Josh Williams (179.576), Spencer Gallagher (178.752) and Brandon Brown (178.618).
Only 16 cars took part in the practice session. 38 cars took part in the first practice earlier in the afternoon.
Qualifying will be Friday at 2 p.m. ET, with the Coca-Cola Firecracker 250 to take the green flag at 7:30 p.m. ET.