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Jimmie Johnson has new approach

Updated: July 4, 2013, 8:14 PM ET
Associated Press

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Five-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson is reshaping his views about restarts.

After two noticeable mistakes during recent restarts late in Sprint Cup races, Johnson said Thursday he plans to "lighten up and loosen up" when it comes to restarts.

"I know the rule," Johnson said. "I feel like I'm maybe a little focused on the way the rule reads exactly and paying maybe too close of attention to that."

Johnson was penalized at Dover early last ...

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