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Kasey Kahne rallies to win Nationwide Firecracker 250 at Daytona
Kasey Kahne rallies to win Nationwide Firecracker 250 at Daytona

NASCAR veteran Kasey Kahne came out of nowhere to maneuver through a hectic finish and win the Subway Firecracker 250 at Daytona International Speedway on Friday night. Kahne made a nice move to emerge from eighth place through a tight pack on a re-start to lead only one lap —  but the only lap that mattered in the Nationwide Series event. Regan Smith had held the lead through two caution flags and a couple accidents but wound up second behind Kahne, a J.R. Motorsports teammate, by 0.021 seconds. On Lap 99, a wreck involving four cars created a two-lap sprint to the checkered flag. “Everything I did tonight was wrong,” Kahne said. “But I was able to get...

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