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The largest wreck ever in NASCAR history?

- jutter@charlotteobserver.com
Friday, Dec. 21, 2012

What is the largest wreck ever in NASCAR history? The answer may surprise you - and that it was caught on video.

During a Sportsman race at Daytona International Speedway in 1960, NASCAR saw its largest single wreck ever. From a field of 68 cars, 37 were involved in an incident that mangled plenty of sheet metal but resulted in few injuries - shocking considering the lack of safety equipment used at the time.

Check it out.