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Rundown: Winning early matters

Chase history shows if you haven't won a race by the time you leave Dover, it's unlikely you're a true title contender. That explains the frustration for drivers such as Martin Truex Jr.

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3dBob Pockrass

Cobb walks up track in trucks race, breaks rule

Jennifer Jo Cobb could become the first driver penalized under a rule NASCAR revised last year following the Tony Stewart-Kevin Ward Jr. tragedy after walking across the track after a crash.

Johnson captures 10th career Dover win (2:19)
Chris Buescher wins Xfinity race at Dover (1:01)
Keselowski locks up Chase bid (2:14)
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Looking back at Gordon's big day

Driving the pace car at the Indianapolis 500 would be a full day for most folks. But it didn't end there for Jeff Gordon.


Drivers taking part in auction for heart center

NASCAR race-day experiences and rare memorabilia are among the items up for bids in an online auction to benefit the Henry Ford Hospital's Edith and Benson Ford Heart & Vascular Institute.

Gordon honored by Indy 500 appearance (0:47)
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11dTony Fabrizio

Coca-Cola 600 nothing like Indy for Danica

Ten years ago, Danica Patrick captivated the world by nearly winning the Indy 500 as a rookie. Now, Memorial Day weekends are spent in the Coca-Cola 600, and she has yet to crack the top 25.

Danica talks Letterman, GoDaddy (2:21)