Ryan Blaney won for the first time in NASCAR's Cup Series when he prevailed last weekend at Pocono, and that victory gave Ford a lot to feel good about before this weekend's always-anticipated race at Michigan.
Famed sprint car driver David Steele died following a crash on Saturday, March 25, at Desoto Speedway in Bradenton, Florida. Steele was driving a sprint car when his vehicle's left front wheel struck the right rear wheel of another car, causing Steele's vehicle to go up in the air, spin 180 degrees and hit the retaining wall. He was 42.
Sprint car driver David Steele dies in Florida speedway crash
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Daniel Suárez is first non-American to win a NASCAR championship