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DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 23: Dale Earnhardt Jr., driver of the #88 National Guard Chevrolet, races during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 23, 2014 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Dale Jr. Takes 2014 Daytona 500

Through sunshine, clouds, rain, and even tornado warnings, NASCAR fans wouldn’t be denied a winner in the 2014 Daytona 500.

CBS Miami–02/24/2014

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Rookies Ready For Daytona 500

Say hello to the new guys in NASCAR. Don’t worry if you can’t remember them all just yet, because they’re coming in one booming wave.

02/22/2014

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Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?

In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?

11/21/2013

HOMESTEAD, FL - NOVEMBER 17:  Jimmie Johnson, driver of the #48 Lowe's/Kobalt Tools Chevrolet, celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the series championship following the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 17, 2013 in Homestead, Florida.  (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

Jimmie Johnson Wins 6th NASCAR Championship

Jimmie Johnson won his sixth NASCAR championship in eight years Sunday, staking his claims as one of the most dominant competitors in sports history.

11/17/2013

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NASCAR Preview: Don’t Give Jimmie Johnson The Title Just Yet

Before anyone engraves Johnson’s name on the Sprint Cup, a little history lesson is needed. While it has been proven that Johnson can win titles, he has also shown that he can lose them.

11/15/2013

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Johnson Runs Flawless Race At Daytona

A flawless race gave Jimmie Johnson a perfect year at Daytona International Speedway and put him on another exclusive list.

CBS4–07/07/2013

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Jimmie Johnson Reclaims Daytona 500 Title

A big first for Danica Patrick, but an even bigger second for Jimmie Johnson.

02/24/2013

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Danica Attracting Women To Watch NASCAR, Daytona 500

The big boys brought their little girls to see NASCAR’s shining star. Jeff Gordon, Carl Edwards and Jimmie Johnson all took their daughters to meet Danica Patrick this week at Daytona International Speedway.

CBS4–02/23/2013

Michael Waltrip, driver of the #15 NAPA Auto Parts Toyota, looks at his car after an incident during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 20, 2011 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR)

Daytona 500 Opens With 14 Car Crash

A rough start to the Daytona 500 after 14 cars were involved in a wreck early in the 500 mile Great American Race.

02/20/2011

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Jimmie Johnson Wins 5th NASCAR Title In A Row

Jimmie Johnson wasn’t the best all year. Not even close. When it mattered, though, he couldn’t be beat. For the fifth consecutive year.

CBS4–11/22/2010