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Clint Bowyer, after crash, slams NASCAR's Daytona 500 qualifying format

Clint Bowyer, after crash, slams NASCAR's Daytona 500 qualifying format

The changes NASCAR has made to make racing more interesting for fans has yet to find much acceptance among its drivers. Based on what happened Sunday during pole qualifying for the Daytona 500, it's safe to say Clint Boyer isn't a fan of NASCAR's new knockout group qualifying for the race. Before three-time Daytona 500 winner Jeff Gordon went on to claim pole for next weekend's race, Boyer and Reed Sorenson saw their front-row hopes dashed when they collided and triggered a big crash in the closing minutes of the first round of knockout qualifying. The crash occurred when Sorenson, at the head of a pack of cars, tried to block Boyer from...

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