Christopher Bell and Cole Custer each posted the fastest lap in Friday morning’s Xfinity practice at Richmond Raceway.
Bell and Custer each ran a lap of 121.902 mph. They were followed by Noah Gragson (121.891 mph), Austin Cindric (121.294) and Ryan Truex (121.065). Gragson is making his series debut.
John Hunter Nemechek ran the most laps at 47. Bell ran 46.
Bell also had the best average over 10 consecutive laps at 120.622 mph. He was followed by Cindric (118.666) and Justin Allgaier (118.460).
Nemechek posted the fastest single lap in final practice with a speed of 119.090 mph.
Allgaier (119.021)was .013 seconds slower, followed by third-place Gragson (119.006).
Bell (118.948) and Custer (118.901), who were fastest in the first practice, landed fourth and fifth respectively. Bell posted the quickest 20-lap average, according to FS1 with Custer second on that chart.
Gragson had the quickest 10-lap average of 182.254 mph.
Xfinity qualifying takes place at 4:05 p.m. The race is scheduled to begin at 7:13 p.m. ET today.