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Daytona 500: Burton, Martin Turn Fast Laps During Friday Practices

Friday's two practices for the Daytona 500 saw two of the old veterans climb to the top of the leaderboard. Jeff Burton paced the first session, while Mark Martin was the fastest lap turner in the second round.Each round of practice saw only 12 cars hit the track. In the first practice, Burton topped the charts with a lap of 193.820 miles per hour. Speedweeks have been very productive for Burton. Thus far, he has finished eighth in the Bud Shootout, after leading the most laps. He then won his Duel race on Thursday, and now posts the quick lap during practice. Martin paced the way during round two of practice. His top lap was clocked at 196.803 miles per hour. This is the third time this week that Martin has posted the fastest lap during a ...

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