Boston fastest in ARCA practice session
(OREGON, Wisc. – Aug. 24, 2013) – The speeds are getting faster at Madison International Speedway for the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards. Cars on the track for the second practice session Saturday afternoon were a bit faster than the earlier session, but the results were fairly similar. Justin Boston, in the No. 25 ZLOOP Computer & Recycling Toyota, put out the quickest lap of the day just before the second session expired, turning his lap in 18.317 seconds.

Ross Kenseth, in the No. 52 Blain’s Farm & Fleet Chevrolet was second-fastest, turning the high-banked half-mile in 18.322 seconds. Kenseth was third-fastest in the early practice session. The cars are practicing in advance of Sunday’s Herr’s Live Life With Flavor 200.

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Spencer Gallagher, in the No. 23 Allegiant Travel Chevrolet, continues his strong day. Gallagher was second fastest in the practice session and third in the second. His fastest lap of the two sessions was 18.472 seconds, or 97.445 mph.

Rounding out the top five speeds of the second practice session were Mason Mingus and Travis Sauter.

Kyle Benjamin, 15, hit the top 10 in his practice session while Mason Mitchell, going for his third consecutive pole award, also squeezed into the top 10 speeds.

The ARCA Racing Series qualifying record at Madison was set by Alex Bowman last year. Bowman turned his lap in 18,093 seconds, or 99.486 mph.