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Today in History: August 16

August 16, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1998: Jeff Gordon wins the Pepsi 400 at Michigan for his fourth victory in a row, the only time in his Cup career Gordon has won four consecutive races. Bobby Labonte finishes second, 1.826 seconds back, and Dale Jarrett is third. Gordon started the streak with wins at Pocono, Indianapolis and Watkins Glen.