Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/20/14
In 25 years of racing, Felix Sabates says 2012 was his worst season. The co-owner of Earnhardt Ganassi Racing jokes that "gremlins from Mars" must have invaded both of the team's NASCAR Sprint Cup cars because no matter how they adjusted the vehicles, the drivers simply weren't competitive. Not only did Jamie McMurray and Juan Pablo Montoya fail to win a race, neither veteran scored a top-five finish either. Together, the EGR teammates led 80 laps between them in 12 races. But after the smackdown Ganassi Racing delivered in the Rolex 24 at Daytona on Sunday -- as Montoya drove the No. 1 BMW to Chip Ganassi's fifth career win in America's biggest sports car event -- could this be the catalyst that the stock car division needs to turn their program around? "I think it's good," Montoya said after his Rolex 24 victory. "Personally, it's a boost getting the job done. The last few years we finished second, we finished fourth, we finished third, we've been there all the time, and it's ...
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