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As the Nextel Cup season draws to a close and the holidays approach, the proud editors and writers at Frontstretch would like to send a quick thanks to YOU – our readers – for all your support.

Bowles-Eye View: Jimmie Johnson Shows the Monkey 1 Giant Trophy

Already 0-for-4 with championship opportunities, there was Jimmie Johnson, one race away from his first Cup title, sitting on pit road without enough lugnuts on all four of his tires. There was the team expected to cakewalk to the title, throwing tape on the front of the car to fix a hole in the grill from a crash.

Frontstretch Breakdown: 2006 Ford 400 at Homestead

In the Nextel Cup season finale, Greg Biffle charged into the lead late and then held off Martin Truex Jr. in a green-white-checkered finish to win the Ford 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway for the third consecutive year.

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