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David Ragan celebrates his victory in Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 at the Dayt

Racing newsmaker: David Ragan


David Ragan admitted he didn’t have enough experience when he replaced Mark Martin at Roush Fenway racing in 2007, but his victory in Saturday night’s Coke Zero 400 at the Daytona International Speedway proved he finally has carved his own niche with the team.

Ragan also talked about finding redemption for his late-race mistake during a restart that cost him a chance to win the Daytona 500 during his post-race interview. Here are excerpts of that interview:

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