WATCH: Michael Waltrip & Denny Hamlin on Their Daytona 500 Wins I NASCAR RACEDAY 2017

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Michael Waltrip on his final Daytona 500, 32 years in racing, and broadcasting with Fox

After 33 years, Michael Waltrip’s NASCAR racing career will come to an end this Sunday (Feb. 26) in the Daytona 500. Waltrip is the last remaining driver of an era who has raced against legends like Petty, Allison, Pearson, Baker and Yarborough. While Michael Waltrip may not have had the career stats to be a NASCAR legend, he did prove to be one of the smartest and most loyal...
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SHR's dedication to winning is exactly what Clint Bowyer's been seeking

Clint Bowyer has found himself a good home at last.After spending the last two seasons driving for teams that were on the verge of shutting down — Michael Waltrip Racing in 2015 and HScott Motorsports last year — Bowyer has taken over the No. 14 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford from Tony Stewart and he couldn’t be happier.Understandably so.Bowyer is now with an elite Monster Energy...
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Waltrip reflects on last NASCAR start at 'emotional' Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Michael Waltrip tries not to get too nostalgic or reflective at Daytona International Speedway. ''It's too emotional,'' Waltrip said Wednesday. The two-time Daytona 500 winner will make his 30th and what he expects to be his final NASCAR start in ''The Great American Race'' on Sunday. Waltrip signed a one-race deal with Premium Motorsports, wanting to...
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Waltrip Reflects Back as Final Daytona 500 Start Looms Ahead

By David Morgan, NASCAR Contributor As the 59th running of the Daytona 500 looms ahead, the drivers in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series will all be gunning for the opportunity to call themselves champions of the “Great American Race”, but for Michael Waltrip, this race takes on another dimension as it will be his last behind the wheel. After making his 784th career start...
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4 days ago

Michael Waltrip prepares for final Daytona start, last career race

Waltrip's 30th place finish in last year's Daytona 500 prompted his desire to race there one final time.
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4 days ago

Waltrip hoping for top-10 finish in final NASCAR race

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Two-time Daytona 500 winner Michael Waltrip has a lofty goal for his final NASCAR race. Waltrip wants to ''figure out a way to get to the front, run up front and finish in the top 10.'' If that happens, the 53-year-old driver would ''walk away proud.'' One problem? He was 35th in pole qualifying Sunday, hardly the kind of speed needed at one of NASCAR...
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WATCH: Michael Waltrip's History in the Daytona 500 | NASCAR RACE HUB

Michael Waltrip reflects on his 30-year history in the Daytona 500, which includes two wins in 2001 and 2003.
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10 things you need to know about Michael Waltrip

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Waltrip Making Final NASCAR Start

Michael Waltrip will hang up his helmet and firesuit for the final time after this weekend’s Daytona 500. The two-time Daytona 500 winner will call an end to his career after more than 30 years in NASCAR’s top level that included four Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series wins, 11 XFINITY Series wins and one Camping World Truck Series win. Waltrip made his first foray into NASCAR’s...
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