The first two practices for Saturday’s DC Solar 200 at Phoenix Raceway were dominated by a pair of young Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers, Erik Jones and Ryan Blaney.
Jones paced the opening practice with a lap time of 27.372 at 131.521, edging Blaney by three-tenths of a second at 27.407 and 131.353 mph. The top NASCAR XFINITY driver was William Bryon, third quickest on the charts, with a lap time of 27.417 (131.305 mph).
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In the second practice Friday afternoon, it was Blaney at the top of the charts with a lap time of 27.423 at 131.277. Jones was right on his heels with a lap time o 27.546 (130.690 mph). Once again, it was Bryon leading the NXS drivers in the third spot on the scoring pylon with a 27.547 at 1130.686.
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