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PHOTOS: Sunday's Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr.
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NEWTON, Iowa - Photos from Sunday's NASCAR Nationwide Series Iowa John Deere Dealers 250 at Iowa Speedway:

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NASCAR President Mike Helton presents a trophy to Kenny Wallace on the occasion of his 500th career NASCAR Nationwide Series start on Sunday at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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The American Ethanol green flag waves over the NASCAR Nationwide Series field at the start of Sunday's race at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Meg Bestell-Eide)

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(Front to back) Joe Gibbs Racing drivers Drew Herring and MIchael McDowell started first and second and led the first 56 of 250 laps in Sunday's NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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The sun shines on a sold-out Iowa Speedway on Sunday in Newton, Iowa for the first of two NASCAR Nationwide Series races at the track this season. The series will return to 'America's Place To Race' in August (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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The NASCAR Nationwide Series teams hit pit road on Sunday at Iowa Speedway on Newton, Iowa (Photo: Meg Bestell-Eide)

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Reed Sorenson leads the NASCAR Nationwide Series field from laps 57-133 on Sunday at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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Recreational vehicles overlook the track on Sunday at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Meg Bestell-Eide)

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The No. 6 Roush Fenway Racing NASCAR Nationwide Series team pits Ricky Stenhouse Jr.'s car on Sunday at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (6) races with his Roush Fenway Racing teammate Carl Edwards to take the lead and the win in the NASCAR Nationwide Series race Sunday at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: David Purdy/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. leads Carl Edwards and Brad Keselowski on his way to becoming the first full-time Nationwide-only driver to win a NASCAR Nationwide Series race since March of 2010 after taking the checkered flag on Sunday at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. celebrates his first NASCAR Nationwide Series victory on Sunday at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: David Purdy/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. salutes the fans at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa on Sunday after claiming his first career NASCAR Nationwide Series victory (Photo: David Purdy/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. celebrates in Iowa Speedway's victory lane after earning his first NASCAR Nationwide Series win on Sunday in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. (left) and crew chief MIke Kelley embrace after getting their first NASCAR Nationwide Series victory together on Sunday at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and the No. 6 Roush Fenway Racing team celebrates in Iowa Speedway's Victory Lane after winning their first NASCAR Nationwide Series race together on Sunday in Newton, Iowa (Photo: Tom Pennington/Getty Images for NASCAR)