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Trucks - Iowa - Friday Practice

Truck Series regulars like Cole Whitt, Austin Dillon and Nelson Piquet Jr. look to capitalise on the absence of any competition from Cup and Nationwide drivers this weekend.
Rookie Cole Whitt set the fastest time of Friday's two qualifying sessions ahead of Saturday night's Coca-Cola 200 presented by Hy-Vee Camping World Truck Series race at the 0.875 mile tri-oval Iowa Speedway.

Whitt set his time of 23.344s in the later session, while David Mayhew's time of 23.379s set in the earlier session was the second fastest of the day in only his third Truck event of the year. Truck Series rookie and former F1 driver Nelson Piquet Jr. recorded the third fastest time in first practice but was only 14th fastest in the later session.

The field is unusually devoid of Cup and nationwide drivers this week, as those drivers are all engaged in competition at New Hampshire Speedway in Loudon on the East Coast on Saturday and Sunday.

Qualifying for the race is at 2.35pm ET, and the race itself starts at 8pm on Saturday evening.

Practice 2

1. #60 Cole Whitt* Chevrolet 23.344s (Leader) 134.938 mph
2. #46 Justin Lofton Toyota 23.383s (-0.039) 134.713 mph
3. #33 Ron Hornaday Chevrolet 23.426s (-0.082) 134.466 mph
4. #29 Parker Kligerman* Dodge 23.477s (-0.133) 134.174 mph
5. #31 James Buescher Chevrolet 23.503s (-0.159) 134.025 mph
6. #23 Jason White Chevrolet 23.512s (-0.168) 133.974 mph
7. #22 Joey Coulter* Chevrolet 23.522s (-0.178) 133.917 mph
8. #18 Brian Ickler Toyota 23.557s (-0.213) 133.718 mph
9. #3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 23.671s (-0.327) 133.074 mph
10. #2 David Mayhew Chevrolet 23.693s (-0.349) 132.951 mph
11. #13 Johnny Sauter Chevrolet 23.730s (-0.386) 132.743 mph
12. #81 David Starr Toyota 23.742s (-0.398) 132.676 mph
13. #88 Matt Crafton Chevrolet 23.744s (-0.400) 132.665 mph
14. #8 Nelson Piquet Jr.* Chevrolet 23.810s (-0.466) 132.297 mph
15. #17 Timothy Peters Toyota 23.854s (-0.510) 132.053 mph
16. #5 Todd Bodine Toyota 23.913s (-0.569) 131.728 mph
17. #9 Max Papis Toyota 23.940s (-0.596) 131.579 mph
18. #7 Miguel Paludo* Toyota 23.956s (-0.612) 131.491 mph
19. #39 Ryan Sieg Chevrolet 23.971s (-0.627) 131.409 mph
20. #66 Justin Marks Chevrolet 24.008s (-0.664) 131.206 mph
21. #32 Steve Arpin Chevrolet 24.010s (-0.666) 131.195 mph
22. #4 Ricky Carmichael Chevrolet 24.108s (-0.764) 130.662 mph
23. #62 Brendan Gaughan Toyota 24.177s (-0.833) 130.289 mph
24. #92 Clay Rogers Chevrolet 24.327s (-0.983) 129.486 mph
25. #98 Dakoda Armstrong Chevrolet 24.372s (-1.028) 129.247 mph
26. #63 Jack Smith Ford 24.448s (-1.104) 128.845 mph
27. #07 Caleb Roark Chevrolet 24.964s (-1.620) 126.182 mph
28. #57 Norm Benning Chevrolet 25.693s (-2.349) 122.601 mph
29. #296 Todd Peck Chevrolet 25.805s (-2.461) 122.069 mph
30. #93 Mike Garvey Chevrolet 25.841s (-2.497) 121.899 mph
31. #175 Greg Seevers Chevrolet 27.451s (-4.107) 114.750 mph
32. #102 Jamie Dick Chevrolet

Practice 1

1. #2 David Mayhew Chevrolet 23.379s (Leader) 134.736 mph
2. #3 Austin Dillon Chevrolet 23.437s (-0.058) 134.403 mph
3. #8 Nelson Piquet Jr.* Chevrolet 23.456s (-0.077) 134.294 mph
4. #7 Miguel Paludo* Toyota 23.632s (-0.253) 133.294 mph
5. #18 Brian Ickler Toyota 23.723s (-0.344) 132.783 mph
6. #22 Joey Coulter* Chevrolet 23.782s (-0.403) 132.453 mph
7. #60 Cole Whitt* Chevrolet 23.791s (-0.412) 132.403 mph
8. #66 Justin Marks Chevrolet 23.797s (-0.418) 132.370 mph
9. #13 Johnny Sauter Chevrolet 23.824s (-0.445) 132.220 mph
10. #33 Ron Hornaday Chevrolet 23.825s (-0.446) 132.214 mph
11. #5 Todd Bodine Toyota 23.846s (-0.467) 132.098 mph
12. #29 Parker Kligerman* Dodge 23.894s (-0.515) 131.832 mph
13. #46 Justin Lofton Toyota 23.919s (-0.540) 131.694 mph
14. #88 Matt Crafton Chevrolet 23.929s (-0.550) 131.639 mph
15. #17 Timothy Peters Toyota 23.941s (-0.562) 131.573 mph
16. #23 Jason White Chevrolet 23.954s (-0.575) 131.502 mph
17. #39 Ryan Sieg Chevrolet 23.993s (-0.614) 131.288 mph
18. #31 James Buescher Chevrolet 23.997s (-0.618) 131.266 mph
19. #9 Max Papis Toyota 24.062s (-0.683) 130.912 mph
20. #32 Steve Arpin Chevrolet 24.131s (-0.752) 130.537 mph
21. #81 David Starr Toyota 24.166s (-0.787) 130.348 mph
22. #62 Brendan Gaughan Toyota 24.184s (-0.805) 130.251 mph
23. #4 Ricky Carmichael Chevrolet 24.223s (-0.844) 130.042 mph
24. #98 Dakoda Armstrong Chevrolet 24.420s (-1.041) 128.993 mph
25. #92 Clay Rogers Chevrolet 24.589s (-1.210) 128.106 mph
26. #102 Jamie Dick Chevrolet 24.803s (-1.424) 127.001 mph
27. #63 Jack Smith Ford 24.925s (-1.546) 126.379 mph
28. #07 Caleb Roark Chevrolet 29.323s (-5.944) 107.424 mph
29. #175 Greg Seevers Chevrolet
30. #296 Todd Peck Chevrolet
31. #57 Norm Benning Chevrolet
32. #93 Mike Garvey Chevrolet

* Denotes Rookie



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