NASCAR Cup Series Fontana practice results

Five cars either crashed or spun during the 30-minute practice session Saturday at Auto Club Speedway.

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As NASCAR teams try to get a handle on the new Next Gen car race car, several found the limit at the two-mile track just before qualifying.

Kevin Harvick, Chris Buescher, Bubba Wallace and Christopher Bell all spun in separate incidents. Additionally, Ross Chastain crashed heavily.

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Denny Hamlin was quickest among all drivers at 173.415mph. Full results:

Cla # Driver Manufacturer Laps Time Gap Interval Mph
1 11 United States Denny Hamlin Toyota 17 41.519     173.415
2 18 United States Kyle Busch Toyota 15 41.580 0.061 0.061 173.160
3 8 United States Tyler Reddick Chevrolet 13 41.746 0.227 0.166 172.472
4 22 United States Joey Logano Ford 16 41.753 0.234 0.007 172.443
5 48 United States Alex Bowman Chevrolet 12 41.811 0.292 0.058 172.203
6 24 United States William Byron Chevrolet 15 41.817 0.298 0.006 172.179
7 23 United States Bubba Wallace Toyota 3 41.824 0.305 0.007 172.150
8 6 United States Brad Keselowski Ford 14 41.847 0.328 0.023 172.055
9 20 United States Christopher Bell Toyota 17 41.866 0.347 0.019 171.977
10 43 United States Erik Jones Chevrolet 12 41.935 0.416 0.069 171.694
11 5 United States Kyle Larson Chevrolet 12 41.994 0.475 0.059 171.453
12 47 United States Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Chevrolet 14 42.030 0.511 0.036 171.306
13 16 United States Daniel Hemric Chevrolet 14 42.063 0.544 0.033 171.172
14 45 United States Kurt Busch Toyota 12 42.076 0.557 0.013 171.119
15 34 United States Michael McDowell Ford 12 42.119 0.600 0.043 170.944
16 19 United States Martin Truex Jr. Toyota 15 42.178 0.659 0.059 170.705
17 12 United States Ryan Blaney Ford 16 42.211 0.692 0.033 170.572
18 31 United States Justin Haley Chevrolet 10 42.300 0.781 0.089 170.213
19 7 United States Corey Lajoie Chevrolet 13 42.308 0.789 0.008 170.181
20 41 United States Cole Custer Ford 17 42.373 0.854 0.065 169.920
21 9 United States Chase Elliott Chevrolet 16 42.385 0.866 0.012 169.871
22 2 United States Austin Cindric Ford 10 42.679 1.160 0.294 168.701
23 21 United States Harrison Burton Ford 18 42.784 1.265 0.105 168.287
24 3 United States Austin Dillon Chevrolet 11 42.790 1.271 0.006 168.264
25 17 United States Chris Buescher Ford 11 42.864 1.345 0.074 167.973
26 14 United States Chase Briscoe Ford 12 42.919 1.400 0.055 167.758
27 10 United States Aric Almirola Ford 13 42.921 1.402 0.002 167.750
28 51 United States Cody Ware Ford 9 43.284 1.765 0.363 166.343
29 99 Mexico Daniel Suarez Chevrolet 13 43.345 1.826 0.061 166.109
30 77 United States Josh Bilicki Chevrolet 13 43.423 1.904 0.078 165.811
31 42 United States Ty Dillon Chevrolet 13 43.432 1.913 0.009 165.776
32 38 United States Todd Gilliland Ford 16 43.912 2.393 0.480 163.964
33 15 United States Garrett Smithley Ford 8 44.280 2.761 0.368 162.602
34 78 United States B.J. McLeod Ford 1 44.683 3.164 0.403 161.135
35 1 United States Ross Chastain Chevrolet 1 8'31.128 7'49.609 7'46.445 14.086
36 4 United States Kevin Harvick Ford    
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