Regan Smith: Breaking the NASCAR mould
It's been a breakthrough season for Regan Smith and Furniture Row Racing. Andrew van de Burgt asks how the only team not based in Charlotte has made its mark in the NASCAR Sprint Cup
There's been a bit of a changing of the guard in the NASCAR Sprint Cup this season, with three drivers – Regan Smith, David Ragan and Paul Menard – taking their maiden series wins.
But while Ragan and Menard drive for the Roush Fenway and Richard Childress 'superteams', Smith's breakthrough came behind the wheel of a Chevrolet Impala prepared by one of the smallest outfits in the series – Furniture Row Racing.
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