Ben Rhodes, Raphael Lessard Lead The Way In NASCAR Truck Practice At Bristol Friday

Story By: BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY – BRISTOL, TN – Ben Rhodes was fastest in the final Camping World Truck Series practice Friday at the Bristol Motor Speedway.

He drove his machine to a speed of 86.944 mph to edge Cup regular Ryan Newman, who posted a speed of 86.889 mph in his No. 39 truck.

Raphael Lessard was fastest in his Chevy Silverado in the first practice session as he posted a speed of 92.860 mph, which clocks in at 19.384 seconds. Carson Hocevar was second at 92.803 and Hailie Deegan had the third fastest truck of the session with a speed of 92.698 mph.

The first of four Bush’s Beans Qualifying Heat race for the Truck Series will start at 4:30 p.m. tomorrow. The Pinty’s Truck Race on Dirt will take the green flag at 8 p.m. with coverage by FS1 and MRN Radio.