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Homestead Happy Hour to Edwards

Posted on: November 19, 2011 12:56 pm
Edited on: November 19, 2011 1:05 pm
By Pete Pistone


HOMESTEAD, Fla. - Carl Edwards added some confidence to his quest for a Sprint Cup title by leading Saturday's final practice session at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Edwards turned a lap of 171.124 mph to pace the last practice before Saturday afternoon's qualifying session.

His championship contending opponent Tony Stewart struggled with onyl the 28th best time of the session.

David Ragan, Cole Whitte, A.J. Allmendinger and Landon Cassill rounded out the top five.

Martin Truex Jr., Clint Bowyer, Paul Menard, Dave Blaney and Brad Keselowski completed the fastest ten drivers.

Qualifying to set the field for Ford 400 is set for 2:40 p.m. ET.

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