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AutoMatters & More: NASCAR’s Martin Truex Jr. & “Sully”

AutoMatters & More: NASCAR’s Martin Truex Jr. & “Sully”

NASCAR Sprint Cup’s Martin Truex Jr.

Rarely at the highest levels of professional motorsports does a driver merit and deserve such respect – not only as a fellow race car driver but also as a person – that in the closing laps of a major auto race one has the feeling that other drivers challenging for the win might be making an extra effort to race cleanly, so as to not risk contributing to a race-ending crash for that well-liked driver. Perhaps that is just wishful thinking on my part but Martin Truex Jr. seems to be such a driver, and this could describe the scenario at the end of last weekend’s “Southern 500” at storied Darlington Raceway in South...

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