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2017 Race 01 – Daytona 500

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Race Stats

Date: February 26, 2017
Track: Daytona International Speedway
Duration: 3:29:31
Pole Speed: 192.872 mph
Race Speed: 143.187 mph
Cautions: 8 for 40 laps
Margin of Victory: 0.228 seconds
Lead Changes: 37 among 18 drivers

Results

Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Status Led Pts
1 8 41 Kurt Busch Haas Automation/Monster Energy Ford 200 Running 1 48
2 36 21 Ryan Blaney Motorcraft/Quick Lane Tire & Auto Center Ford 200 Running 2 44
3 38 47 AJ Allmendinger Kroger ClickList/Stouffer’s/Cheez-It Chevrolet 200 Running 2 39
4 13 43 Aric Almirola Smithfield Foods Ford 200 Running 2 33
5 33 27 Paul Menard Peak Antifreeze/Menards Chevrolet 200 Running 0 32
6 15 22 Joey Logano Shell/Pennzoil Ford 200 Running 16 40
7 26 5 Kasey Kahne Farmers Insurance Chevrolet 200 Running 7 30
8 30 15 Michael Waltrip Aaron’s Dream Machine Toyota 200 Running 0 29
9 25 32 Matt DiBenedetto E.J. Wade Construction Ford 200 Running 0 28
10 11 6 Trevor Bayne AdvoCare Ford 200 Running 0 27
11 39 75 Brendan Gaughan Beard Oil Distributing Chevrolet 200 Running 0 0
12 16 42 Kyle Larson Target Chevrolet 200 Running 16 33
13 35 78 Martin Truex Jr Bass Pro Shops/Tracker Boats Toyota 200 Running 2 24
14 1 24 Chase Elliott NAPA Auto Parts Chevrolet 200 Running 39 23
15 22 95 Michael McDowell K-Love Radio Chevrolet 200 Running 0 22
16 27 34 Landon Cassill Love’s Travel Stops Ford 199 Running 0 21
17 4 11 Denny Hamlin FedEx Express Toyota 199 Running 0 23
18 17 72 Cole Whitt Florida Lottery Ford 199 Running 3 19
19 10 3 Austin Dillon Dow Chemical Chevrolet 199 Running 7 18
20 40 7 Elliott Sadler Golden Corral Chevrolet 199 Running 5 0
21 14 31 Ryan Newman Caterpillar Chevrolet 198 Running 0 18
22 5 4 Kevin Harvick Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches Ford 197 Running 50 34
23 29 23 Joey Gase Best Home Furnishings Toyota 196 Running 0 0
24 31 83 Corey Lajoie Dustless Blasting Toyota 193 Running 0 13
25 20 38 David Ragan Good Sam/Camping World Ford 188 Running 0 12
26 32 33 Jeffrey Earnhardt Little Joe’s Auto Chevrolet 145 Accident 0 11
27 7 2 Brad Keselowski Miller Lite Ford 143 Accident 2 24
28 3 1 Jamie McMurray Cessna/McDonald’s Chevrolet 141 Accident 13 13
29 19 19 Daniel Suarez ARRIS Toyota 141 Accident 0 8
30 18 13 Ty Dillon GEICO Chevrolet 140 Accident 0 7
31 23 17 Ricky Stenhouse Jr Fastenal Ford 133 Accident 0 6
32 6 14 Clint Bowyer Mobil 1 Ford 128 Accident 0 9
33 12 10 Danica Patrick Aspen Dental Ford 128 Accident 0 11
34 24 48 Jimmie Johnson Lowe’s Chevrolet 127 Accident 7 5
35 37 37 Chris Buescher Cottonelle Mega Roll Chevrolet 127 Accident 0 2
36 28 96 D.J. Kennington Lordco Auto Parts/Castrol Toyota 127 Accident 0 1
37 2 88 Dale Earnhardt Jr Nationwide Insurance Chevrolet 106 Accident 8 7
38 21 18 Kyle Busch M&M’s Toyota 103 Accident 18 11
39 34 77 Erik Jones 5-Hour Energy Extra Strength Toyota 103 Accident 0 1
40 9 20 Matt Kenseth DeWalt Power Tools Toyota 103 Accident 0 1

Points

Pos Driver Points Behind
1 Kurt Busch 56 0
2 Ryan Blaney 44 -12
3 Joey Logano 43 -13
4 Kevin Harvick 42 -14
5 AJ Allmendinger 39 -17
6 Aric Almirola 37 -19
7 Kyle Larson 36 -20
8 Chase Elliott 33 -23
9 Denny Hamlin 33 -23
10 Paul Menard 32 -24
11 Trevor Bayne 32 -24
12 Brad Keselowski 31 -25
13 Kasey Kahne 30 -26
14 Michael Waltrip 29 -27
15 Matt DiBenedetto 28 -28
16 Austin Dillon 25 -31
17 Martin Truex Jr 24 -32
18 Michael McDowell 22 -34
19 Ryan Newman 22 -34
20 Jamie McMurray 22 -34
21 Landon Cassill 21 -35
22 Cole Whitt 21 -35
23 Clint Bowyer 18 -38
24 Danica Patrick 16 -40
25 Corey LaJoie 13 -43
26 David Ragan 13 -43
27 Dale Earnhardt Jr 13 -43
28 Jeffrey Earnhardt 11 -45
29 Kyle Busch 11 -45
30 Daniel Suarez 9 -47
31 Ty Dillon 9 -47
32 Matt Kenseth 7 -49
33 Ricky Stenhouse Jr 6 -50
34 Jimmie Johnson 5 -51
35 Chris Buescher 2 -54
36 D.J. Kennington 1 -55
37 Erik Jones 1 -55