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Today in History: July 1

July 01, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service, NASCAR.com

2006: Tony Stewart wins the Pepsi 400 at Daytona to give Joe Gibbs Racing its 50th victory in the Cup Series. Stewart leads 86 of 160 laps and wins under caution with Kyle Busch second and Kurt Busch third. Gibbs has 91 wins in the Cup Series and three championships, two by Stewart (2002, '05) and one by Bobby Labonte (2000).