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Carl Edwards drives to victory in Coca-Cola 600
Carl Edwards drives to victory in Coca-Cola 600

Carl Edwards cruised to victory in the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night. Edwards took the lead with 21 laps to go when a group led by Denny Hamlin went to the pits. By the time it all settled out, Edwards was in first, followed by Greg Biffle and Dale Earnhardt Jr., who had decided to get out of the regular pit-stop cycle earlier in hopes of making it all the way on gas. But Edwards was never challenged, pulling away from Biffle in the closing laps. Earnhardt finished third. Biffle continued his winless streak, now stretching to 68 races. Edwards did his signature back flip and then ran into the stands with the checkered flag to celebrate with fans. It was Edwards' first victory with...

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