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Crash robs Martin of victory

...Vegas 300, with Martin slicing through heavy traffic and holding off Roush Racing teammate Jeff Burton by about six car-lengths, the leader suddenly found himself confronted by Sprague's spinning car. Martin braked his Ford hard to avoid a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/05/oth_282829.shtml
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Kenseth cuts into Earnhardt's Busch lead

...Bristol Motor Speedway, for his fourth victory of the season. He finished about four car-lengths ahead of Michael Waltrip, and it was another 12 car-lengths back to Earnhardt in third place. Kenseth, who came to Bristol's .533-mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/28/oth_268945.shtml
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Moore: Intact windshield is joy to behold

...interstate, I merely thought, "Rude!" and kept going. No more, my friends.Now I slow down and get a few more car lengths between us. I move to a vacant lane if it means not following some careless jerk. I am like the bullfighter who got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-07/intact-windshield-joy-behold
Jeff Gordon triumphs at Brickyard

...Larson in seventh, Kevin Harvick in eighth, Dale Earnhardt Jr. in ninth and Austin Dillon in 10th.Gordon was 10 car lengths behind Hendrick Motorsports teammate Kasey Kahne when a caution came out for Ryan Truex's disabled car with 21 laps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-27/jeff-gordon-triumphs-brick
Jimmie Johnson pulls off Daytona sweep

...I don't know if I made a bad move tonight. Really proud of that."Johnson led the final 32 laps. He was three car lengths ahead of Tony Stewart, who was trying to win the 400-mile for the fifth time.Kevin Harvick was third, Clint Bowyer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-07-06/jimmie-johnson-pulls-daytona-swee
Teammates in NASCAR continue to struggle with team orders

...front, I'm not going to back up a third of a straightaway lead to help get paper off his grille.If it's six-car lengths or five, no problem. We all understand that. But you can't ask another competitor to give up a quarter or half...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-06-26/teammates-nascar-continue-
Joey Logano posts Nationwide win at Chicagoland

...started falling off, it was too late for me to do enough," Hornish said. "Ran him down, only finished a couple car lengths behind him, but really good day for the Penske organization."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-07-21/joey-logano-posts-nationwi
NASCAR Newsmaker: Greg Biffle

...difficult. When you get 10-15 car lengths away from a guy, it just stops...you catch a car and he's four car lengths ahead of you, you're just parked...sometimes you get stalled out that four car lengths back. I was behind the 21 car...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/05/nas_461075.shtml
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Gerhart wins his fifth race in a row

...Speedway. But unlike the others, this one was fun. He led 54 of 80 laps, including the final 24, and was three car lengths ahead of Marc Mitchell. "We came here with a smaller restrictor plate and that put everybody under the same blanket...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/11/nas_116153.shtml
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Rookie Logano sizzles at track "Too Tough To Tame"

...20 Home Depot car running up front late in the race at Darlington. And it made little difference Stewart was a few car lengths behind watching his Joe Gibbs Racing successor drive one of the best races of his brief Sprint Cup career. On a night...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/11/nas_523527.shtml
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