Toyota/Save Mart 350 Win, Lose or Draw

Carl Edwards won a road race. Dale Earnhardt Jr. almost won a road race. Those two sentences alone made for quite a nice Sunday in wine country. Here's a breakdown of those who left happy and hung over. (more...) ...

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AMBROSE’S MISTAKE WAS HEARTBREAKING

Marcos Ambrose was looking pretty good. He led late in the Cup Series race in Sonoma, CA and looked like the only thing that could beat him was himself. He did.Jimmie Johnson was strong which is simply a case of ‘rounding up the usual suspects.’ And during every road course race a solid driver with a road racing background shows his talent. Visions of Cinderella’s shoe fitting an upset winner, or at least a first-time winner, start dancing through fan’s minds.Johnson ...

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AMBROSE’S MISTAKE GIVES JOHNSON THE WIN

As the laps wound down on Sunday’s Toyota/Save Mart 350k at the Infineon Raceway, it appeared the battle for the lead between Marcos Ambrose and Jimmie Johnson was going to be the best we’ve seen in years. Combining to lead 90 of the 110 laps, the two were the strongest cars all afternoon and with a caution coming on Lap 104 of 110, a double-file restart was set to bunch the field up before the run to the checkers. Unexpectedly, Ambrose’s car stopped as the pace car led the fie ...

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