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Kyle Busch wins the Food City 500 and the first race featuring the Car of Tomorrow, the new version NASCAR has invested seven years of research to make the stock car more safe. The biggest changes: moving the steering wheel three inches to the right to move the driver further away from crash impact, and the wing spoiler instead of the blade to give the car better aerodynamics. Most drivers weren’t in favor of the new car, including Tony Stewart saying it’s “like driving station wagons”.
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