Found August 31, 2012 on Start 'N' Park Blog:
Martin Truex, Jr. led the way with a lap of 29.932 seconds in the first practice for the AdvoCare 500 from Atlanta. Rounding out the top five was Kyle Busch, Tony Stewart, Brad Keselowski, and Kasey Kahne. Pos Car Driver Team Time Behind 1 56 Martin Truex Jr. NAPA Shocks Toyota 29.932 Leader 2 18 Kyle Busch Wrigley / Doublemint Toyota 29.995 -0.063 3 14 Tony Stewart Office Depot / Mobil 1 Chevrolet 30.089 -0.157 4 2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Dodge 30.191 -0.259 5 5 Kasey Kahne Hendrickcars.com Chevrolet 30.194 -0.262 6 15 Clint Bowyer 5-hour Energy Toyota 30.195 -0.263 7 17 Matt Kenseth Ford Eco Boost Ford 30.296 -0.364 8 16 Greg Biffle 3M / Manheim Auctions Ford 30.304 -0.372 9 99 Carl Edwards Subway Ford 30.355 -0.423 10 43 Aric Almirola AdvoCare Ford 30.365 -0.433 11 22 Sam Hornish Jr. Shell Pennzoil Dodge 30.400 -0.468 12 29 Kevin Harvick Rheem Chevrolet 30.426 -0.494 13 27 Paul Menard Quaker State / Menards Chevrolet 30.430 -0.498 14 51 Kurt Busch Hendrickcars.com Chevrolet 30.439 -0.507 15 78 Regan Smith Furniture Row / Farm American Chevrolet 30.473 -0.541 16 11 Denny Hamlin Sport Clips Toyota 30.499 -0.567 17 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe’s / Kobalt Tools Chevrolet 30.511 -0.579 18 39 Ryan Newman ARMY Medicine Chevrolet 30.511 -0.579 19 34 David Ragan Glory Foods Ford 30.517 -0.585 20 9 Marcos Ambrose DeWalt Ford 30.519 -0.587 21 21 Trevor Bayne Good Sam / Camping World Ford 30.574 -0.642 22 24 Jeff Gordon DuPont Chevrolet 30.650 -0.718 23 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. National Guard / Diet Mountain Dew Chevrolet 30.656 -0.724 24 98 Michael McDowell Phil Parsons Racing Ford 30.665 -0.733 25 30 David Stremme Inception Motorsports Toyota 30.691 -0.759 26 1 Jamie McMurray Bass Pro Shops / Tracker Boats Chevrolet 30.695 -0.763 27 47 Bobby Labonte Kingsford Toyota 30.719 -0.787 28 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Target Chevrolet 30.740 -0.808 29 31 Jeff Burton Caterpillar Chevrolet 30.773 -0.841 30 55 Mark Martin Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota 30.795 -0.863 31 38 David Gilliland House – Autry Ford 30.897 -0.965 32 13 Casey Mears GEICO Ford 31.014 -1.082 33 37 JJ Yeley MaxQworkforce.com Chevrolet 31.017 -1.085 34 95 Scott Speed Jordan Truck Sales Ford 31.044 -1.112 35 20 Joey Logano The Home Depot Toyota 31.047 -1.115 36 91 Reed Sorenson Plinker Tactical Toyota 31.076 -1.144 37 23 Scott Riggs North Texas Pipe Chevrolet 31.185 -1.253 38 33 Stephen Leicht LittleJoesAutos.com Chevrolet 31.191 -1.259 39 49 Jason Leffler Robinson-Blakeney Racing Toyota 31.208 -1.276 40 87 Joe Nemechek AM/FM Energy Wood & Pellet Stoves 31.320 -1.388 41 26 Josh Wise MDS Transport Ford 31.372 -1.440 42 10 Danica Patrick GoDaddy.com Chevrolet 31.373 -1.441 43 36 Dave Blaney Tommy Baldwin Racing Chevrolet 31.441 -1.509 44 93 Travis Kvapil Dr Pepper / Burger King Toyota 31.442 -1.510 45 32 TJ Bell Greensmoke Ford 31.444 -1.512 46 83 Landon Cassill Burger King Toyota 31.452 -1.520 47 19 Mike Bliss Plinker Tactical Toyota 31.510 -1.578
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