Matt Kenseth, who won back in 2009, claimed his second Daytona 500 victory thanks to a push from teammate Greg Biffle. It was Biffle who blocked a hard-charging Dale Earnhardt Jr., who pulled tried to make a desperation pass at the end but came up short, finishing second, extending his winless streak to 130 races.
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Jonathan Merryman previews what could be a wild and unpredictable GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway. Biography Early and personal life. Of German ancestry, Dale Earnhardt was born on April 29, 1951, in Kannapolis, North Carolina, as the third child of Martha (Coleman) and Ralph Earnhardt. All-time Daytona 500 winners by year. A look at The Great American Race since its inception in 1959. Recap: Truex holds on at From Kyle Larson’s early exit, to Martin Truex Jr.’s first ever short-track win. Catch all of the action from Richmond in this week’s Race Recap. Tags: recap, truex, holds, richmond, Welcome to the Bristol Motor Speedway online media guide. We hope you find this information beneficial to your efforts. Should you have any questions or comments, please do not hesitate to contact us. CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Jeff Gordon’s immense influence on NASCAR was highlighted during a star-packed Hall of Fame induction ceremony befitting a driver who changed the trajectory of an entire sport. The Xfinity Series its third Dash 4 Cash race today at Talladega Superspeedway. That will be followed by qualifying for Sunday’s Cup race.