Nextel Cup team owner Robert Yates and Ford, it seems, have been linked for years.
And it will remain that way.
Yates has signed a five-year extension with the manufacturer, he told ESPN.com today. There will be a formal announcement on Friday at Dover International Raceway.
"What it says to me is that Ford intends to win on Sundays and Mondays, and they're committed," Yates said. "We're happy they're happy with us. It's nice we have signed the thing."
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