6.25: Toyota/Save Mart 350 practice
SportsNet Central gets you prepared for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway.
Drivers in the -- at a save mart 350 got their final practice laps today it'd been raceway with a few NASCAR Sprint Cup drivers getting more time on the road courses they competed in McCain and pro series race. 43 cars a large starting field ever at infineon will compete for Sunday's five and a half then I first. For more we go -- live in any injuries they were doing -- is asking the outlets like a lot of fun out there. But sure is -- and you know what -- turning right is not the only thing on the drivers' minds up for this race which of course is a 350 race tomorrow with a -- Green flag. The drivers are also thinking about tires they're thinking about this strategies when you degrade the grip during the course of the race and of course Brad Kozlowski one of the younger drivers was fastest in practice and he's got to feel pretty good along with pole sitter Joey MacDonald who won that support race that you're talking about. But Ryan Newman starts with the tyres and the Bay Area is AJ -- digger was thinking about the passing areas and turns seven and eleven. And getting back into the chase. Takes a few laps for us to get tires are hooked up and -- and and about -- last weekend and the tires are the falloff but -- Haas automation Chevrolet felt pretty good practice then got a call -- like you said so we'll see we make the best of. There's much luck that goes into -- strategy. Odds put yourself in the right position so hopefully out tomorrow with. Ten to go where we got a chance at a but. -- for me I guess that it's I -- win every weekend -- if I didn't I shouldn't be here. But we just need to be consistently better racing if we do that we have a chance to make this case and if not then that we don't belong. If you can make -- mistake and have a lot Qatar is that for -- -- your rear tires. That's something that that other guys are looking at so He have to be a really patient in those corners all day hundreds of laps doesn't seem like a long race. But it is these tires Wear out very fast. And that will be slipping and sliding at the end. -- say 110 laps is pretty tough when you got all the elevation changes that you have here in any odd. And you know what else does a lot of bumping and grinding going on with the Green flag at noon that Toyota save mart. 350. I'd ever sit out get a -- out raceway in Sonoma for Comcast sports net. I think -- I stand want to Oregon I want only the second hole in his career when He qualified in the top spot for tomorrow's race south baby -- commandeer qualified seventh position. While the -- native Jeff Gordon will start on the seventh broke. In his thirteenth spot here. It just mainly and that the Sprint Cup points leader Carl Edwards qualified 23 my outlook on how to consider -- 23 in the Sprint Cup standings.