Facts Figures: Daytona

A look at some NASCAR Sprint Cup facts and figures at Daytona International Speedway (DIS) as the series gets ready to run Saturday's Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola.

0 - Denny Hamlin, Greg Biffle, and Clint Bowyer have each had zero DNF's at Daytona, the only drivers currently in the top 12 to do so.
1 - Fireball Roberts won the first 400-mile race at Daytona, in 1963.
2 - Tony Stewart holds two wins at Daytona, along with one pole, six top-five and 10 top-10 finishes.
3 - Ryan Newman has had three top 10s at Daytona, along with one Daytona 500 win, out of 13 starts at the 2.5-mile oval.
4 - Kyle "Rowdy" Busch is the fourth-best in Driver Rating with 95.3, just behind Jimmie Johnson whose driver rating is 95.5. (Formula combining the following categories: Wins, Finishes, Top-15 Finishes, Average Running Position While on Lead Lap, Average Speed Under Green, Fastest Lap, Led Most Laps, Lead-Lap Finish. Maximum: 150 points per race.)
5 - Dale Earnhardt Jr. has finished in the top five six times at Daytona. Junior also has two wins there, his first being in 2001.
6 - Jeff Gordon has more wins than any other active driver at Daytona Int'l Speedway with six.
7 - Kurt Busch has seven top-five finishes at Daytona.
8 - Jeff Burton has has eight top-10 finishes and has one pole and one victory at DIS.
9 - Clint Bowyer has the ninth-best Driver Rating of 88.0.
9.8 - Jimmie Johnson currently holds the series-high Average Running Position of 9.8. (Sum of driver position on each lap - divided by the laps run in the race.)
10 - Richard Petty won 10 times at Daytona. He leads all drivers in victories there.
11 - Jeff Gordon has 11 top fives and 17 top 10s at Daytona, along with three pole awards.
13 - Cale Yarborough leads all drivers with 13 poles.
13.2 - Jimmie Johnson has an Average Finish of 13.2 at DIS.
14 - The Woods Brothers have 14 victories at Daytona , more than any other organization.
15.1 - Matt Kenseth has an Average Running Position of 15.1, the 10th-best.
38 - Bill Elliott won the summer race from 38th in 1988, the deepest in the field that a Daytona race winner has started.
52 - There have been 52 different drivers to stroll into victory lane at Daytona. 24 of those drivers have won more than once.
108.1 - Tony Stewart has the series-best Driver Rating of 108.1 at Daytona, where he's gained two victories.
531 - Tony Stewart has led for 531 laps in the 19 races he's competed in at Daytona; that is more than any other active driver. Jeff Gordon trails behind him with 511 laps led.
$6,284,969 - The posted awards for Saturday's Coke Zero 400 Powered by Coca-Cola at Daytona International Speedway.

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