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Brad Keselowski, driver of the #2 Miller Lite Ford, spoke to reporters Saturday morning. Among his topics, was comments that the new Bristol will bring back the old Bristol when it comes to action on the track. “I think having that winter to sit because I think they ground it right before the race – give or take a month – but they ground it right before and I think it was really fresh.  The pores were really fresh at the surface and it took rubber.  Obviously, the warmer temperatures effect the way the rubber comes off the tires and the way it sticks into the concrete as well, so all of those things added up and it was something that I don’t think anyone could have ever predicted as far as how the grip came into the race track.  That doesn’t seem to be the case this time around, which isn’t a bad thing,” said Keselowski. Jimmie Johnson commented on his media session about getting the balance between a great track for drivers and a great track for fans. Last year was a good example a...
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