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NASCAR Roundtable: Stenhouse's Daytona drama and the yellow line rule

On this week’s edition of the NASCAR Roundtable, our team takes a look back on a wild weekend of racing from Daytona International Speedway. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. received a lot of criticism from the garage, media and fans after the race Saturday night. Was the criticism warranted and what are your thoughts on the incidents he was involved in during the Coke ...

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JTG Daugherty drivers enjoy record day at Daytona

While many teams suffered damage and DNF’s in the multi-car incidents at Daytona, A.J. Allmendinger and Chris Buescher were able to make history for their JTG Daugherty Racing organization. Several multi-car teams saw all of their entries taken out in wrecks in Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 but JTG enjoyed its best combined performance in its team’s ten-year history. For the first ...

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Truex on Daytona wrecks: “A lot of guys just wing it, go for broke”

Martin Truex Jr. could see the white flag just before it turned to yellow. Truex was about 100 yards short of taking the white flag in the first overtime of Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway, which would have locked him in as the winner should a caution come out afterwards. Instead, a multi-car wreck behind him ...

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. triggers two wrecks, wins Stage 2 at Daytona

Ricky Stenhouse Jr., who triggered two multi-car wrecks, ended up winning Stage 2 at Daytona International Speedway. Michael McDowell ended up second, Alex Bowman third, Kasey Kahne fourth and Ty Dillon completed the top-five. Also collecting stage points were Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Larson, Austin Dillon, Trevor Bayne and Ryan Newman. During the break between Stages 1 and 2, Brad Keselowski ...

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Over half the field taken out in consecutive wrecks at Daytona

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. hooked Brad Keselowski while racing for the lead to trigger a 20-car accident on Lap 54 at Daytona International Speedway. The ‘Big One’ is not unusual at a restrictor plate track, however this early in the race is not common in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Rookie William Byron was leading the Coke Zero Sugar 400 ...

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Erik Jones emerges from wild Daytona race to earn first Cup win

A crazy race at Daytona International Speedway produced an unexpected and first-time winner in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Erik Jones powered to the outside and grabbed the lead from Martin Truex Jr. on the final lap of the second overtime and held on to win the Coke Zero 400, his first series victory in his 57th start. The ...

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