Harrison Burton and the No. 21 Motorcraft/Quick Lane Mustang were 25th fastest in qualifying for Sunday’s GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.
Burton toured the 2.66-mile track at 178.341 miles per hour during time trials Saturday morning.
There was no practice scheduled this weekend.
Sunday’s 188-lap race is set to get the green flag just after 2 p.m. (3 p.m. Eastern) with TV coverage on FOX.
Stage breaks are planned for Laps 60 and 120.