Originally written on Start 'N' Park Blog  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Carl Edwards led the way with a lap of 47.958 seconds in the first practice for the Aaron’s 499 from Talladega. Rounding out the top five was Martin Truex, Jr., Marcos Ambrose, Joey Logano, and Ryan Newman. Pos # Driver Team Time Behind 1 99 Carl Edwards Fastenal Ford 47.958 Leader 2 56 Martin Truex Jr. NAPA Auto Parts Toyota 47.964 -0.006 3 9 Marcos Ambrose Stanley Ford 47.974 -0.016 4 22 Joey Logano Shell Pennzoil Ford 47.977 -0.019 5 39 Ryan Newman Haas Automation Chevrolet 47.990 -0.032 6 20 Matt Kenseth Home Depot/Husky Toyota 48.008 -0.050 7 11 D. Hamlin / B. Vickers FedEx Express Toyota 48.044 -0.086 8 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe’s Chevrolet 48.067 -0.109 9 24 Jeff Gordon Imron Elite Chevrolet 48.188 -0.230 10 5 Kasey Kahne Time Warner Cable Chevrolet 48.202 -0.244 11 2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Ford 48.216 -0.258 12 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr. National Guard Chevrolet 48.227 -0.269 13 18 Kyle Busch M&M’s Toyota 48.242 -0.284 14 55 Michael Waltrip Aaron’sDreamMachine/AlabamaNtlChmp Toyota 48.267 -0.309 15 21 Trevor Bayne Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford 48.273 -0.315 16 27 Paul Menard Menards/CertainTeed Chevrolet 48.289 -0.331 17 16 Greg Biffle 3M Safety Ford 48.324 -0.366 18 43 Aric Almirola Gwaltney Ford 48.373 -0.415 19 34 David Ragan Farm Rich Ford 48.455 -0.497 20 15 Clint Bowyer Peak Toyota 48.459 -0.501 21 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Best Buy Ford 48.474 -0.516 22 13 Casey Mears GEICO Ford 48.500 -0.542 23 10 Danica Patrick GoDaddy.com Chevrolet 48.501 -0.543 24 29 Kevin Harvick Budweiser Chevrolet 48.533 -0.575 25 14 Tony Stewart Bass Pro Shops Chevrolet 48.616 -0.658 26 35 Josh Wise MDS Transport Ford 48.731 -0.773 27 30 David Stremme Lean 1 Toyota 48.772 -0.814 28 1 Jamie McMurray McDonald’s Chevrolet 48.778 -0.820 29 31 Jeff Burton Caterpillar Chevrolet 48.861 -0.903 30 42 Juan Pablo Montoya Clorox Chevrolet 48.892 -0.934 31 38 David Gilliland Love’s Travel Stops Ford 48.900 -0.942 32 93 Travis Kvapil Burger King/Dr.Pepper Toyota 49.012 -1.054 33 78 Kurt Busch Furniture Row/Beautyrest Chevrolet 49.083 -1.125 34 51 Regan Smith Hendrickcars.com Chevrolet 49.280 -1.322 35 83 David Reutimann Burger King/Dr.Pepper Toyota 49.328 -1.370 36 81 Elliott Sadler Doublemint Toyota 50.302 -2.344 37 95 Scott Speed Jordan Truck Sales/TrackingPoint Ford 50.447 -2.489 38 32 Terry Labonte C&J Energy Services Ford 50.639 -2.681 39 98 Michael McDowell Curb Records/The Bobby Jones Show 50.655 -2.697 40 47 Bobby Labonte Clorox 100 Year Anniversary Toyota 50.776 -2.818 41 7 Dave Blaney Sany Chevrolet 51.174 -3.216 42 87 Joe Nemechek MaddiesPlaceRocks.com Toyota 51.295 -3.337 43 33 Landon Cassill LittleJoesAutos.com Chevrolet 52.585 -4.627 44 36 JJ Yeley Golden Corral Chevrolet 53.864 -5.906
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