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Kevin Harvick Fastest in final Goody’s 500 Practice

During the final practice session for Sprint Cup teams at Martinsville Speedway, Kevin Harvick found the speed he was lacking on Friday.  Harvick qualified 33rd for Sunday’s Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 but jumped to the top of the leaderboard in final practice with a speed of 97.322 mph. Ricky Stenhouse, Jr., Brad Keselowski, Kyle Busch and Jeff Gordon filled out the top five.

Jimmie Johnson was sixth, and Jamie McMurray, Justin Allagier, Joey Logano and Dale Earnhardt, Jr. rounded out the top 10.

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Marinsville Final Practice Sprint Cup

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Amy is an 18-year veteran NASCAR writer and a five-time National Motorsports Press Association (NMPA) writing award winner, including first place awards for both columns and race coverage. As well as serving as Photo Editor, Amy writes The Big 6 (Mondays) after every NASCAR Cup Series race. She can also be found filling in from time to time on The Frontstretch 5 (Wednesdays) and her monthly commentary Holding A Pretty Wheel (Thursdays). A New Hampshire native living in North Carolina, Amy’s work credits have extended everywhere from driver Kenny Wallace’s website to Athlon Sports. She can also be heard weekly as a panelist on the Hard Left Turn podcast that can be found on AccessWDUN.com's Around the Track page.

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