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KANSAS CITY, KS - OCTOBER 04: Jamie McMurray, driver of the #26 Crown Royal Ford stands by his car during the national anthem prior to the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Price Chopper 400 presented by Kraft Foods at the Kansas Speedway on October 4, 2009 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Rusty Jarrett/Getty Images for NASCAR)
Jamie McMurray won at Talladega Superspeedway in a nearly clean race until rookie Austin Dillon lost control on the final lap Sunday, allowing the winner to coast across the line under caution. McMurray won for the first time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series since 2010, not having to worry about a charge from Dale Earnhardt Jr. because Dillon spun coming out of the second turn. The only other driver collected in the crash was Casey Mears, who slammed into Dillon's car and sent it flying into the air before it came back down upright. A race known for massive crashes was essentially trouble free. There was a minor wreck early on when Marcos Ambrose got loose in front of the main grandstand and took out Juan Pablo Montoya, and 103 consecutive laps under green until the yellow and checkered flag waved together at the end. Earnhardt settled for second, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. was third, Paul Menard fourth and Kyle Busch fifth. "Every race here, we have a wreck on the last lap," Earnhardt ...
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