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Today in History: February 8

February 08, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1987: Bill Elliott finishes three car lengths ahead of Geoff Bodine to win the Busch Clash at Daytona. It is Elliott's only win in the annual non-points race. Ten drivers are in the field for the 20-lap race, and Elliott leads 13 laps. Darrell Waltrip, who finishes third, leads the other seven. The average speed of the race is 197.802 mph.