Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 9/7/14

CONCORD, NC - JANUARY 19: Kevin Harvick, driver of the #29 Shell/Pennzoil Chevrolet, speaks with the media, during the NASCAR Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway and held at the Embassy Suites on January 19, 2010 in Concord, North Carolina. (Photo by Jason Smith/Getty Images)
SPARTA, Ky — Kevin Harvick, driver of the No. 29 Budweiser Chevrolet for Richard Childress Racing was fastest during first practice at Kentucky Speedway. Harvick ran fourteen laps, with a best speed of 178.784. Jimmie Johnson came in second, Brad Keselowski in third, Kurt Busch in fourth and Jeff Gordon rounds out the top five. First Practice Speed Times: 1 29 Kevin Harvick 30.204 178.784 14 14 30.204 2 48 Jimmie Johnson 30.390 177.69 8 29 30.390 3 2 Brad Keselowski 30.503 177.032 5 24 30.503 4 78 Kurt Busch 30.526 176.898 5 27 30.526 5 24 Jeff Gordon 30.585 176.557 15 27 30.585 6 18 Kyle Busch 30.594 176.505 12 32 30.594 7 55 Brian Vickers(i) 30.611 176.407 7 19 30.611 8 42 Juan Pablo Montoya 30.633 176.28 5 24 30.633 9 27 Paul Menard 30.651 176.177 9 20 30.651 10 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr. # 30.654 176.16 6 20 30.654 11 51 Austin Dillon(i) 30.665 176.097 7 26 30.665 12 31 Jeff Burton 30.668 176.079 11 33 30.668 13 1 Jamie McMurray 30.687 175.97 10 ...

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