Kevin Harvick – 25 minutes into practice he was 14th on the speed chart, at that time he said, “Getting in a little better today”
Ricky Stenhouse Jr. – 30 minutes into practice he said “I had more wheel in it, it wouldn’t turn, snapped loose.” At that time he was 14th on the speed chart. A little later he said, “Front doesn’t cut.”
Martin Truex Jr. – 30 minutes into practice Kevin Harvick said, “The 78 rolls the center better than everybody.”
Kurt Busch – Ran 22 laps thru the first half of practice. At that time he was happy with adjustments that were made to his car. Near the end of practice he said his biggest issue was his right rear. He was 13th on the speed chart at the time.
Michael McDowell – Early in practice his spotter said, “Really good lap, whatever you did there!” A few minutes later McDowell said his car is bouncing bad and not driving well at all.