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Wrecks are tough to avoid at Talladega

...there are so many unanswered questions, Gordon knows one thing never changes about Talladega ? the threat of a multi-car pileup."I think that here at Talladega, the only unknown is when that big wreck is going to happen and what's going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2013-05-04/wrecks-are-tough-avoid-tal
Multi-car pileup in practice takes toll

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Travis Carter's nightmare got worse Tuesday. Two weeks after finding out his sponsor, Kmart, would drop its sponsorship of both of his race cars, the owner suffered another blow when Todd Bodine wrecked his primary car for the Daytona 500 in a six-car crash during practice. Jeff Burton, Tony Stewart, Jimmy Spencer, Brett Bodine and Bobby Hamilton also were involved in the pileup coming off the second turn. Hamilton and Bodine both will have to use backup cars during Thursday's Gatorade Twin 125 qualifying races.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/13/oth_333234.shtml
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"The Monster Mile" is more than a slogan

...24-degree banking puts a strain on thedrivers; and the lack of run-off areas usually turnsa fender-bender into a multi-car pileup. Dover joined the Nextel Cup Series circuit in1969, and it's produced some unique racing since. Jody Ridley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/22/nas_413012.shtml
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Track's danger is No. 1 worry

...cars. The traffic jam is often three-wide and 10-deep at 190 mph, turning an innocent fender-bender into a multi-car pileup. Most drivers in today's main event (2:30 p.m., NBC-Ch. 26) expect "the big one." The challenge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/02/nas_8352.shtml
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Weather may challenge drivers in Winston 500

...dangerous oval for stock cars. If the Winston 500 goes off as scheduled, it's likely there will be at least one multi-car pileup sometime during the 188 laps on the 2.66-mile, high-banked oval. That's been the recent history of this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/27/oth_207414.shtml
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