Ryan Newman, with a lap speed of 170.026 mph, was the fastest during the first Good Sam RV Insurance 500 practice session at Pocono Raceway.
Second fastest was Kurt Busch with a lap speed of 168.621 mph, and was followed by AJ Allmendinger (168.517 mph), Carl Edwards (168.360) and Mark Martin (168.300).
Rounding out the top-ten during practice were Jimmie Johnson (168.284), David Ragan (168.108), Paul Menard (168.039), Kyle Busch (167.976) and Brad Keselowski (167.679).
“Happy Hour” for the teams will be later this afternoon from 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM (EDT) and then the teams will return Saturday morning for their 10:40 AM (EDT) scheduled qualifying session
Pocono Practice 1 Speeds