Jeff Gordon’s crew chief explains costly pit strategy

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Despite leading the most laps, questionable pit strategy prevented Jeff Gordon from winning Sunday’s race at Homestead. Facing a no-win proposition, Gordon’s and crew chief Alan Gustafson had a decision to make when another caution came four laps after the restart. Without new tires Gordon wasn’t […]

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Kevin Harvick snares 7th pole

NASCAR’s new multi-round, knockout qualifying format has been good to Kevin Harvick, who won a series-best seventh pole of the season Friday at Dover International Speedway. Harvick was fastest in both sessions, and his Round 2 lap of 162.933 miles per hour gave him the pole […]

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Tony Stewart’s return ends in early crash

Two separate encounters with the wall ended Tony Stewart’s return race Sunday night at Atlanta. The Oral-B 500 began with much promise for Stewart. He quickly moved from his 12th starting position to as high as fourth. But Stewart’s night turned sour following a Lap 121 […]

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