AVONDALE, Ariz. – Jeff Gordon, driver of the No. 24 Dupont Chevy, lead all drivers in Friday’s first Checker Auto Parts 500 practice with a speed of 133.640 mph.
Three Chase contenders were among the top 10, including Gordon and Johnson; Denny Hamlin was 10th.
Edwards was the only Ford in the top 10, with seven Chevys and two Dodges rounding out the manufacturers represented.
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