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Penalty costly for Jimmie Johnson

Updated: June 4, 2013, 1:21 AM ET
Associated Press

DOVER, Del. -- With seven wins at the track, Jimmie Johnson is used to being out in front at Dover.

This time it cost him.

Johnson's drive for a record eighth win on the mile concrete track ended when NASCAR penalized him Sunday for jumping leader Juan Pablo Montoya off the restart with 19 laps left.

Johnson finished 17th in a race won by Tony Stewart. Montoya finished second.

"There's always a judgment call in pro sports," Johnson said. "Our sport doesn't have ...

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