Found August 28, 2013 on Fox Sports:
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When the 2013 NASCAR Nationwide Series champion is crowned at Homestead-Miami Speedway later this year, a new name will be etched on the trophy. The only question is whose name it will be. With 10 races left in the season, it appears the fight for the championship is between three of the series' top drivers - Sam Hornish Jr., Austin Dillon and Elliott Sadler. This weekend, the series moves to the high banks of Atlanta Motor Speedway, where none of the title contenders have been to victory lane. In fact, Hornish is the only one of the group who has led a single lap at AMS. Heading into this weekend, Hornish holds a six-point lead over Dillon, with Sadler 11 points back. While it appears the title may be a three-man battle, Regan Smith is desperately trying to hang on and remain a factor. Thanks to wins at Talladega and Michigan, Smith took over the points lead and was setting the pace as the series hit the summer stretch. But since the month of June, Smith has struggled wi...
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