After winning Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 and performing his trademark backflip, Carl Edwards grabbed the checkered flag and ran into the Charlotte Motor Speedway grandstands to share the victory with the fans.
This is not the first time Edwards has made his way into the stands after a race win, and the Joe Gibbs Racing driver says he hopes other drivers will give it a try.
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A back flip and a sandwich is what Carl Edwards will have after the Coca-Cola 600. After pitting on a caution with 60 laps left in NASCAR’s longest race, the newest driver at Joe Gibbs Racing was able to save enough fuel to win his 24th career NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race.
Edwards held off former Roush Fenway Racing teammate Greg Biffle after leaders Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex...
Carl Edwards stretches his fuel mileage in NASCAR's longest race.
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May 24, 2015
Carl Edwards won Sunday’s 56th Annual Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. This is his first win for 2015 and his first win since joining Joe Gibbs Racing. He led 27 laps overall and the final 21 of the race for the win.
Roush Fenway’s Greg Biffle came in second and...
Carl Edwards won the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday night, outlasting the rest of the field in NASCAR's longest race.
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Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway
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NASCAR and Joe Gibbs Racing will honor all our men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces currently serving and those that have served in the past with a special salute during the Coca-Cola 600.
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Carl Edwards is still considering options for the 2015 season but current speculation is that the driver of the No. 99 Ford Fusion could be heading to Joe Gibbs Racing.
To add to that, M&M’s could become his primary sponsor.
Gibbs has long recruited Edwards and according to Lee Spencer of Motorsport they have stepped up efforts in recent weeks.
Some would argue that it would...