Davey Allison had makings of a champion

Updated: February 26, 2011, 6:38 PM ET
By Marty Smith

AVONDALE, Ariz. -- Standing in Victory Lane at the Daytona 500, Trevor Bayne took time to shake every single hand that tightened every single bolt on the No. 21 Ford in the weeks leading up to that moment. It was genuine appreciation. He was completely bewildered by the accomplishment, and he wanted his boys to know he was fully aware that it was their sweat that got him there.

You don't often see that these days. And when Doug Yates did, it whisked him back to 1992, when 31-year-old ...

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