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Today in History: August 24

August 24, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1969: Bobby Isaac wins the final Cup race at Asheville-Weaverville Speedway, a half-mile track in Asheville, N.C. Isaac leads 373 of the 500 laps and wins by more than four laps over David Pearson. Dick Brooks finishes third, 13 laps back, for his first top-five.