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Today in History: April 2

April 02, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service, NASCAR.com

1978: Darrell Waltrip laps the field en route to winning the Southeastern 500 for his first of a record 12 Cup victories at Bristol. Waltrip passes Benny Parsons on Lap 399 and never gives up the lead again. Dave Marcis finishes third, three laps back.