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Daytona 500 has been postponed to Monday at 4 p.m.

By AccessWDUN Staff

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The Daytona 500 NASCAR Cup Series race at Daytona International Speedway has been postponed from Sunday to Monday because of rain.

The season opener has been rescheduled to Monday at 4 p.m. and will be broadcast on WDUN FM 102.9 and streamed live at accesswdun.com.

On Wednesday, Ford swept the front row in qualifying for the Daytona 500, with former race winners Joey Logano and Michael McDowell taking the top two spots. 

Dawsonville's Chase Elliott will roll off fifth. He is one of two Georgia drivers in the field. David Ragan (Unadilla, Ga.) will start 30th.

NASCAR CUP Series Race – DAYTONA 500 Starting Grid
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona Beach, Florida
Monday, February 19, 2024

  1. (22) Joey Logano, Team Penske Ford
  2. (34) Michael McDowell, Front Row Motorsports Ford
  3. (45) Tyler Reddick, 23XI Racing Toyota
  4. (20) Christopher Bell, Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota
  5. (9) Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet
  6. (2) Austin Cindric, Team Penske Ford
  7. (48)Alex Bowman, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet
  8. (11) Denny Hamlin, Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota
  9. (77) Carson Hocevar, Spire Motorsports Chevrolet
  10. (42) John Hunter Nemechek, No. 42 Legacy Motor Club Toyota
  11. (43) Erik Jones, Legacy Motor Club Toyota
  12. (21) Harrison Burton, Wood Brothers Racing Ford
  13. (99) Daniel Suarez, Trackhouse Racing Chevrolet
  14. (71) Zane Smith, Spire Motorsports Chevrolet
  15. (54) Ty Gibbs, Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota
  16. (6) Brad Keselowski, RFK Racing Ford
  17. (5) Kyle Larson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet
  18. (24) William Byron, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet
  19. (17) Chris Buescher, RFK Racing Ford
  20. (14) Chase Briscoe, Stewart-Haas Racing Ford
  21. (1) Ross Chastain, Trackhouse Racing Chevrolet
  22. (51) Justin Haley, Rick Ware Racing Ford
  23. (84) Jimmie Johnson, Legacy Motor Club Toyota
  24. (23) Bubba Wallace, 23XI Racing Toyota
  25. (41) Ryan Preece, Stewart-Haas Racing Ford
  26. (36) Kaz Grala, Front Row Motorsports Ford
  27. (19) Martin Truex Jr., Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota
  28. (16) AJ Allmendinger, Kaulig Racing Chevrolet
  29. (7) Core LaJoie, Spire Motorsports Chevrolet
  30. (60) David Ragan, RFK Racing Ford
  31. (38) Todd Gilliland, Front Row Motorsports Ford
  32. (4) Josh Berry, Stewart-Haas Racing Ford
  33. (3) Austin Dillon, Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet
  34. (12) Ryan Blaney, Team Penske Ford
  35. (47) Ricky Stenhouse, JTG Daugherty Racing Chevrolet
  36. (8) Kyle Busch, Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet
  37. (31) Daniel Hemric, Kaulig Racing Chevrolet
  38. (15) Riley Herbst, Rick Ware Racing Ford
  39. (62) Anthony Alfredo, Beard Motorsports Chevrolet
  40. (10) Noah Gragson, Stewart-Haas Racing Ford
  41. (BOLD -- Drivers from Georgia)
  • Associated Categories: Sports, NASCAR News, NASCAR Cup, SpeedWeeks
  • Associated Tags: nascar, daytona 500, NASCAR Cup Series
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