NASCAR’s Gatorade Duel was held this past Thursday, and Kurt Busch and Jeff Burton walked away victorious.
For those unfamiliar with the event, it is a preliminary to the Daytona 500 held at the Daytona International Speedway. It consists of two 150-mile (240 km) races, and the order that the drivers finish in determines the starting order for the Daytona 500 held on Sunday. One of the races determines the placement of the inside row of cars at the Daytona 500, and the other the outside.
While covering the races, KnightNews.com was in attendance for a Q&A session with Red Bull driver Kasey Kahne:
KnightNews.com was also given a tour of the high tech trucks used to transport the NASCAR’s: