William Byron posted a fast lap of 45.901 seconds, 204.587 mph to lead Friday’s practice session for the 62nd running of the Daytona 500.

The practice was the first since last Saturday and followed up Sunday’s qualifying session and Thursday night’s Bluegreen Vacations Duel, where Byron won Race 2.

The final practice session is set for Saturday at 12:30 p.m ET, live on the Motor Racing Network.

Click to View Practice Results at NASCAR.com

Best 10 Consecutive Lap Average

PosCarDriverFrom LapTo LapAvg Speed
119Martin Truex Jr.1726200.195
211Denny Hamlin1524200.170
395Christopher Bell #1625200.150
418Kyle Busch1524200.146
520Erik Jones1625199.966
66Ryan Newman615199.866
712Ryan Blaney615199.850
841Cole Custer #615199.842
938John Hunter Nemechek #514199.834
1017Chris Buescher615199.830
1122Joey Logano615199.830
1221Matt DiBenedetto615199.829
1336David Ragan514199.828
1413Ty Dillon1625199.380
1524William Byron1827199.345
1648Jimmie Johnson1928199.280
179Chase Elliott2231199.263
188Tyler Reddick #1726199.209
1934Michael McDowell110199.169
202Brad Keselowski110199.160
2177Ross Chastain413196.473
2237Ryan Preece110196.421
2347Ricky Stenhouse Jr.110196.156
2443Bubba Wallace110196.034
2516Justin Haley312180.825

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