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Today in History: February 25

February 25, 2012, NASCAR Wire Service,

1968: NASCAR Hall of Famer Cale Yarborough soars to his first Daytona 500 win in the 10th running of the event at Daytona International Speedway. Yarborough started from the pole and led 76 laps to beat LeeRoy Yarbrough by one second at the finish. Bobby Allison was third with IndyCar star Al Unser Sr. fourth, the final driver on the lead lap.