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NASCAR AMERICA: Late positioning key in Joey Logano’s Daytona 500 win (VIDEO)

57th Annual Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 22: Joey Logano, driver of the #22 Shell Pennzoil Ford, takes the checkered flag to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 57th Annual Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on February 22, 2015 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

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A push on the outside from Clint Bowyer not only got Joey Logano to the lead late in Sunday’s Daytona 500, but also gave him the ability to block any lane of the three-wide pack behind him. The positioning was key to Logano’s eventual victory, which came in green-white-checkered.

You’ll see that critical moment and others from the second half of The Great American Race in the clip above.