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Greg Biffle wins 1st pole since 2012 with strong Daytona run

Ford found some extra power at one of NASCAR's fastest tracks — enough to put Greg Biffle on the pole for the first time in almost four years.

Biffle led a Ford contingent to a strong showing in qualifying for Saturday night's race at Daytona International Speedway to earn the top starting spot.

He was one of seven Ford drivers to qualify in the top 14 at a track where Toyota used teamwork to win the Daytona 500 in February.

Biffle was the last car to make a lap in Friday night's qualifying session and earned the top starting spot with a speed of 192.995 mph in his Roush Fenway Racing Ford.

It is Biffle's first pole since Charlotte in October 2012, a...

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