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SPARTA, Ky. (AP) Martin Truex Jr. is feeling confident after his most dominant performance this season.
That's understandable, considering the defending Cup Series champion and his Furniture Row Racing team are slightly ahead of last season's pace, with signs of even better things to come.
"I feel great about where we're at," Truex said Saturday night after leading 174 laps from the pole to repeat as winner of Kentucky Speedway's 400-mile race . "Most importantly, I feel like as a team we're getting dialed in more so like we were last year.