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LONG POND, PA - AUGUST 01: Jeff Burton drives the #31 Caterpillar Chevrolet during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Sunoco Red Cross Pennsylvania 500 at the Pocono Raceway on August 1, 2009 in Long Pond, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)
Roush Fenway Racing has been a dominant force at Texas Motor Speedway. Since the inaugural NASCAR Sprint Cup race there in 1997 -- when Jeff Burton powered the No. 99 car to Victory Lane and Mark Martin backed up that success with a win the following year -- Roush Fenway Fords have won eight of 22 Cup events and 16 races overall at Texas. Matt Kenseth, the defending winner of the Samsung Mobile 500, has two Cup and two Nationwide series wins on the 1.5-mile track. His average finish of 8.7 at Texas is tops among all competitors. "I've always liked the racetrack, and sometimes you run better at some tracks more than others and you don't always know why," said Kenseth, who was seventh on the speed chart Thursday with a lap of 188.587 mph. "I don't really know why, but it has been a pretty good track for us in the past. We have had a lot of good runs and finishes here. "Whenever you come back to a track you've had success at, then I think you pr...
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